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The group buying phenomenon

The Chicago-based group buying company 'Groupon' is credited with sparking one of the latest waves in online shopping by connecting merchants and consumers with unbelievable deals. Although the company is now encountering a number of obstacles from management woes to overseas expansion, the group buying phenomenon that Groupon sparked is taking off.

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2014-12-12 Internet

Hand-crank powered mobile phone 'Pilo' put to the test

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter! The mobile app has reached 300 million monthly active users with over 70 million photos & videos shared every day. We take a closer look...

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2014-12-05 technology

YotaPhone 2 review: The 5-inch dual-screen handset is back

This week on #TECH24 we put the dual-screen YotaPhone 2 to the test: you'll understand why this handset promises 100 hours of battery life. Plus, a closer look at the leaked...

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2014-11-28 technology

Virtual insanity? Artist to 'experience life' through Oculus Rift headset for 28 days

British artist Mark Farid is ready to wear the Oculus Rift headset for 28 days as part of an extraordinary identity experiment. In this edition we ask him where the idea came...

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2014-11-28 music

What does the future hold... for music?

What does the future hold... for music? Musicians - and other industry experts - got together in Paris to experiment with sound and technology... and to get the next generation...

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2014-11-21 technology

Tech giants under scrutiny: The problem with Uber

Silicon Valley giants Uber, Snapchat, and Facebook are all under scrutiny for the way they're handling business. Is the controversy merely a coincidence? Or might this be a sign...

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