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Euro 2016: France readies for kick off

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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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2016-04-29 technology

Berenson, the art critic robot

Getting over your greatest fears with virtual reality, using a connected glove to translate sign language and treating blindness with bionic eyes... In this show, we explore the...

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2016-05-13 technology

Kepler's new bounty of exoplanets

In this edition, we look up at the stars as NASA's Kepler mission has just discovered a stunning 1,284 new planets, marking the single largest finding of planets to date. What's...

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2016-05-06 technology

Money from heaven

In this edition, we dig deeper into the blockchain, the technology underpinning the bitcoin. We also speak to the NGO GiveDirectly, as they prepare to launch the world's first...

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2016-04-29 drones

'VR' immersive journalism

This week, we transport you into the world of "VR" storytelling. From the Chernobyl exclusion zone to the so-called migrant "jungle" in northern France, we show you the power of...

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2016-04-22 technology

Welcome to the world of automatic surveillance

Smart cameras, iris scans, databases: Welcome to the world of automatic surveillance. In this edition, we tell you what kind of technologies are being developed to track...

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