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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 : 2012-06-27

The ills of open Wifi

The Paris subway is installing new Wifi hotspots in a number of stations and while commuters may be thrilled about their internet access, there are also risks. Unsecured WiFi internet access is used by criminals to steal passwords, data and other personal digital information. So just as you should watch out for pick pockets in the metro, you may also need to carefully guard your online identity as well.

By Eric Olander

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2017-12-15 technology

WorldRemit: Helping migrant workers send money back home

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2017-11-28 technology

A glimpse into the hotels of the future

What new innovations will travelers discover when they check into a hotel in 2060? In TECH24 this week, we tell you what to expect: From augmented reality and artificial...

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2017-11-28 technology

The dangers of social media addiction

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2017-11-24 technology

Energy Observer: The world's first hydrogen-powered boat

Welcome aboard Energy Observer! This former racing catamaran powered by hydrogen is on a seven-year voyage around the world and is now sailing along the French Riviera. It's a...

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2017-11-17 technology

The future of surgery

From augmented reality to 3D imagery and advanced robotics, in this edition we tell you how surgeons are using technology to help them prepare and carry out a procedure. We speak...

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