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Latest update : 2012-08-07

Richard Stallman, the father of free software

In this week's programme, we meet Richard Stallman, founder of the free operating system GNU, and a staunch advocate of online privacy. Stallman says free software is key to ensuring WE govern our technology and not the reverse. But his views haven't gone down well with everyone in the technosphere. Plus, in Test 24, the world's smallest router has become a tool for hacktivists in the Middle East.

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2014-11-21 technology

Tech giants under scrutiny: The problem with Uber

Silicon Valley giants Uber, Snapchat, and Facebook are all under scrutiny for the way they're handling business. Is the controversy merely a coincidence? Or might this be a sign...

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2014-11-15 International Space Station

Touchdown! Rosetta's Philae probe lands on comet

The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission landed its probe on a comet - an extraordinary feat achieved for the first time in history! In this edition, we tell you why this is...

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2014-11-07 space shuttle

Galactic Hollywood

Astrophysicists may soon start taking lessons from an unlikely source: Hollywood. This week's #TECH24 explains how animators working on "Interstellar" made a physics breakthrough...

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2014-10-31 Google

Google's Cancer pill and Unicycle Solowheel

Google is searching for the answer to provide early diagnosis of diseases like cancer or strokes. In this week's #TECH 24, we look into how nanotechnology is being used in...

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2014-10-10 technology

How to become a Cyborg

In this week's #TECH24 we talk to double RFID implantee, Amal Graafstra, about his experiments with radio frequency identification implants and why bio-hacking may dictate the...

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