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Latest update : 2012-01-10

Social media and the US presidential race

The United States presidential elections are expected to be the most expensive in history. While the lion's share of the candidates' budget will be spent on television advertising, social media is becoming an increasingly important component of their communications strategies. From Facebook to Twitter to Blogs, the Republicans are leveraging every major social network in their race to the white house.

By Eric Olander

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2015-08-28 water

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2015-07-10 technology

Harnessing the power of the sun - and protecting ourselves from it

This week we're talking solar power. The Solar Impulse 2 plane is shattering records, but did you know that solar energy is already a part of our everyday lives? We discuss its...

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2015-07-03 technology

Testing robots to play, snuggle and learn

China hopes the Zhongguancun district in Beijing will rival Silicon Valley with its start-ups, incubators and investors. Our report takes a look at the budding tech sector there....

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2015-06-26 Twitter

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2015-06-19 technology

Cyborgs: The future of the human race?

This week we explore biohacking. One of our own journalists volunteers to get a chip injected in his hand and become... a cyborg! We also meet a specialist in the biohacking...

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