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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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2018-02-23 technology

A bright future for solar power

In this week’s show, we look at a pioneering project in Florida where a whole town is powered only by solar energy. Meanwhile, we look at similar innovations here in France....

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2018-02-02 music

Coming ever closer to 'touching' sound

Imagine being able to receive data 400 times faster and perform computations at an even greater speed. It's now a reality thanks to light-shaping technologies developed by two...

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2018-02-09 astronomy

Cleaning up the universe of its space junk

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2018-02-02 technology

How smart cities are becoming interactive platforms

This week on Tech 24, we speak to Guillaume Aurine, the Product Marketing Director of Salesforce. He tells us how much the internet of things is set to transform urban areas,...

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2018-01-19 technology

Will artificial intelligence ever surpass the human brain?

Do you know the difference between "narrow" and "general" artificial intelligence? In this edition, Dhananjay Khadilkar sheds light on where AI stands and how far scientists are...

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