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Latest update : 2012-04-24

French elections in the age of Twitter

Twitter users around the world defied the French government's ban on publishing exit polls and preliminary results from Sunday's first round presidential election. Drawing on the spirit of Charles de Gaulle's coded broadcasts from London during WWII, the hashtag 'radiolondres' became the forum to distribute coded messages Sunday with the results.

By Eric Olander

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2014-09-26 Africa

India's Mars Mission

This week's #TECH24 takes you to... Mars! We'll tell you why India's Mars mission could be a small step for man and a giant leap for mankind. Plus: a test of 'Qelasy' tablet...

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2014-09-20 Islamic State (IS)

Anonymous ‘declare cyber war’ on IS militants

This week #TECH24 brings you an exclusive interview with Anonymous on why (and how) the collective decided to join the fight against the Islamic State group. We also take a...

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2014-09-13 technology

Back to school: French pupils get coding

French pupils are back at their desks and this year they are being thrown a whole new subject. This week's #TECH24 takes you on a visit of France's computer programming classes....

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2014-08-01 technology

Smart Cities: What will the city of the future be like?

Across the world, communities are being reinvented, upgraded, or built from scratch, with the hopes of better serving residents’ needs...and those of the planet. But what will...

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2014-07-24 technology

Changing the world, one video game at a time

Video games are moving out of teenage bedrooms and into the global arena as we take a look at how the form of entertainment is becoming a tool for raising awareness. We speak to...

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