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Latest update : 2011-09-06

Gaddafi's cozy relationship with Western IT companies

There is new evidence that reportedly proves Western IT firms provided the tools employed by the former Libyan regime to monitor the communications of the Libyan people. Once again, US and European technology firms have either directly or indirectly become complicit in the suppression of free and open communications in authoritarian societies.

By Eric Olander

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2017-03-23 technology

Inside Netflix's war room

In this edition, we take you inside Netflix's headquarters in Los Gatos, California. We tell you how the service is now using big data to predict what its viewers want to see,...

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2017-03-17 technology

The quantum computing era

The quantum computing era is coming and it's coming fast! Based on quantum physics, it's set to transform the landscape of AI and cryptography in a big way. But it could also...

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2017-03-10 technology

WikiLeaks' 'Vault 7': How did the CIA manage to get into our smartphones?

Should we be worried about the CIA's cyber hacks? How did the spy agency manage to get into our cellphones? On Tech 24 this week, we tell you everything you need to know about...

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2017-03-03 technology

Creating empathy through virtual reality

If you're looking to change jobs or upgrade your skills, the edtech industry is here to help, with apps that enable you to test out future careers and follow highly personalised...

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2017-02-24 technology

Foosball gets its own social network

In this edition, we take Test 24 outside the studio for a demonstration of a special foosball game. It's all the thrills of traditional table football but with the backing of a...

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