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Coughing Dragon? China's Growth Slows Amid Credit Crunch Fears (part 2)

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Coughing Dragon? China's Growth Slows Amid Credit Crunch Fears (part 1)

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Dozens killed in boko haram raids

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US businessman: 'How I became Putin's no. 1 enemy'

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Facebook versus French courts

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Boko Haram crisis: Chadian President calls on militant leader to surrender

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'What black man holds job four years?'

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Netanyahu's speech to Congress divides Washington

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Mexico: Hundreds of thousands forced to flee drug cartels

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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.

By Eric Olander

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2015-02-27 technology

Drone vs. drone

In this edition, we discuss drone interception systems after several mystery drone sightings were spotted in Paris. We also take a look at a growing range of wearable tech that...

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2015-02-20 hacking

Beyond the Higgs Boson

After discovering the Higgs Boson three years ago, scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research are getting ready to search for more particles at the core of...

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2015-02-13 aerospace

SPACE VENTURES

In this edition, we discuss the deep-space solar exploration mission "DSCOVR" as well as Europe's prototype space plane, dubbed the "IXV", which could help to test key reentry...

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2015-02-06 technology

Developing better solutions for Africa

In this edition, we take a closer look at some of Africa's up-and-coming entrepreneurs who are making some serious waves in the technology space. From the Kelasy educational...

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2015-01-30 technology

Technology helping visually impaired people

In this edition, we explore the different ways in which technology can help improve the daily lives of visually impaired people: from high-tech glasses that enable them to see...

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