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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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2015-04-17 technology

Europe vs. Google: EU accuses search giant of market dominance abuse

The EU accuses Google of abusing its dominance of internet searches to push its own products. In this edition we tell you what this antitrust probe implies for the tech giant. We...

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2015-04-10 technology

'Killer robots': Towards faceless wars?

In this edition, we tell you how hackers claiming to belong to the Islamic State organisation knocked out channels belonging to French broadcaster TV5Monde. We also talk about...

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2015-04-03 Medicine

Virtual reality applied to health

In this special high-tech health edition, we tell you all about how doctors around the world are using virtual reality-driven solutions to treat patients, from anxiety disorders...

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2015-03-27 university

Singularity University: Plotting a high-tech future for humans?

In this edition, we welcome on set an ambassador of the Singularity University. Some regard the controversial organization as a cult, others treat it with amusement, but few are...

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2015-03-20 sun

Exploring the dual nature of light

In this edition, we tell you what astronomists hope to learn from the latest total solar eclipse, as well as how scientists at the EPFL managed to capture the dual nature of...

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