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SOPA drama

The United States Congress is to begin debate on a controversial new bill that proposes dramatic changes to content copyright enforcement. The Stop Online Piracy Act, known as 'SOPA', calls for internet service providers to closely monitor all of the content that is transmitted across their network and to report suspected copyright infringements. Critics contend that this amounts to a new form of censorship while supporters argue it is the best way to protect the rights of copyright-holders.

By Eric Olander

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2015-05-29 environment

One heart, one tree: An app that bridges tech and the environment

In this edition, we pay tribute to John Nash's work in the fields of economics and mathematics. Also, we explore a new app that allows you to plant a tree anywhere in the world...

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2015-05-11 electronics

Tackling e-waste

Electronic waste is a growing problem. We speak with Ruediger Kuehr from the Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability on how to recycle used cell phones and why...

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2015-05-11 Alternative energy

Energy storage: Finding solutions for better batteries

Could Tesla's Powerwall battery change our relationship to fossil fuels? Energy storage is a hot topic right now. We talk to Donal Finegan from UCL who works on lithium-ion...

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2015-05-01 Apple

Boosting farming with technology

In this edition, we look at how technology can help farming become more efficient. New high-tech farming tools are promising to save energy and increase output – for a price....

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2015-05-01 Apple

Apple Watch put to the test

In this edition, we look at a contest for coders. Battle Hack 2015 has crowned its best app, made in under 24 hours. Other internet tools already exist to help locate survivors...

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