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Mali: 12 people die in suicide attack against MNLA

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Libya violence: At least 4 foreigners among those killed in hotel attack

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'Who will follow in Charlie Hebdo's footsteps?'

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IN THE PAPERS

Searching for a 'blizzard buddy'

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Facebook user base now bigger than China’s population

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MEDIAWATCH

Michelle Obama was not blurred out on Saudi TV

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New escalation: Cross-border shelling between Israel and Lebanon (part 2)

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DEBATE

New escalation: Cross-border shelling between Israel and Lebanon (part 1)

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A Lebanese prison 'run by Islamists', and children tear-gassed in Kenya

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We explore the digital revolution and check out the latest technological trends. Every Saturday at 2.45 pm Paris time.

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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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2015-01-23 technology

'The Imitation Game': A Tribute to Alan Turing, the Father of Computers

In this edition, we talk about Alan Turing, the brilliant and eccentric mathematician who broke the Nazis' Enigma code and who is considered the father of computers. His story is...

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2015-01-16 technology

Cyber warfare in the wake of Paris terror attacks

In the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks, the French government has beefed up internet surveillance. With our guest, Philippe Humeau, we discuss the effectiveness of...

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2015-01-09 technology

Lima: Reinventing the way we store data

The world's most innovative and cutting-edge gadgets have been unveiled at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where France was among the best-represented nations in...

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2014-12-19 Internet

2015 Tech Trends

In the first #TECH24 of 2015 we talk "Tech Trends": Big Data, Cyber Security and the decentralisation of the Internet. Plus, we put the world's first wireless, solar-powered...

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2014-12-12 Internet

Hand-crank powered mobile phone 'Pilo' put to the test

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter! The mobile app has reached 300 million monthly active users with over 70 million photos & videos shared every day. We take a closer look at...

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