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Joao Lourenco sworn in as Angola's first new president in 38 years

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Macron's E.U. speech at the Sorbonne in online reactions

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THE DEBATE

Which Europe will it be? Macron's strong push for multi-speed E.U.

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Shootouts between Mexican drug cartels and police; and what women use for their periods in India

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Rwanda banking on new technology to boost economy

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'No regrets' on FARC peace deal, says Colombia's Santos

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Colombia: How culture is helping to change a nation

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EYE ON AFRICA

Chad added to US travel ban list

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Alstom, Siemens boards consider train builder merger

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#TECH 24

We explore the digital revolution and check out the latest technological trends. Every Saturday at 2.15 pm Paris time. Or you can catch it online from Friday.

Latest update : 2012-03-01

Bad ACTA?

Dozens of countries have signed on to the Anti-Counterfeit Trade Agreement, or ACTA, in a bid to comba intellectual property rights violations. While the pact may have noble intentions to crack down on piracy, it is sparking widespread opposition around the world for its tough penalties and that the agreement is largely being negotiated in secret.

By Eric Olander

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2017-09-22 technology

Medtech: Repairing the human body

In this week's edition of Tech24, we speak to Thibault Duchemin, the CEO and co-founder of AVA, an app that's helping to improve the lives of the more than 400 million people...

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2017-09-15 technology

Meet Cozmo, the new face of AI

As Apple celebrates the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, we take a look at just how much smartphones have changed our everyday lives. Plus in Test 24, we introduce you to Cozmo,...

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2017-09-08 technology

AI untethered: Where to draw the line on Artificial Intelligence?

In this week's Tech 24, we're talking Artificial Intelligence: its benefits and its quite scary risks. Also, we see how Iranian tech companies are getting around Apple's embargo...

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2017-09-01 technology

Football-playing robots!

From mobile money to cargo drones, Africa's tech entrepreneurs are creating new technology to tackle consumer needs and development challenges. In this edition, we speak to Jake...

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2017-07-10 technology

How technology is fighting corruption

In this edition, we look at the different ways in which technology is helping to fight corruption. From software to apps and Twitter accounts, there are many tech initiatives...

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