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Taking sides: The dual-nationality footballers playing at the World Cup

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Dior trots out Cruise collection at Chantilly stables

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France's Pelagos sanctuary, a haven for whales and dolphins

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Developing a code of their own: Are women leading the tech revolution in Paris?

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Video: Turkey tracks down the opposition, beyond its borders

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Crisis averted: What lessons have been learned from Cape Town's water shortage?

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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 : 2017-11-10

Redefining the big 'K': Scientists change rules measuring weight of kilogram

It may sound like a joke, but the kilogram is believed to have lost weight! Defined by a metal cylinder kept in a highly secured vault in Paris, scientists have now decided to change the rules and peg it to nature's constant rather than to a physical object. The goal is to make it even more accurate. Plus, in Test 24, we tell you more about the booming industry of dockless bike sharing.

By Julia SIEGER

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2018-06-22 Dhananjay KHADILKAR

Motorsport innovation

The annual "24 Hours of Le Mans" sports car endurance race took place earlier this month and our teams got a sneak preview at some motorsport innovation at the event. We also...

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2018-06-15 Dhananjay KHADILKAR

Football and tech: The data game is on!

The World Cup will be on our screens until July 15. But if you can't make it to Russia, game developers may have a solution for you: an immersive experience where you get to be...

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2018-06-08 Dhananjay KHADILKAR

Diving into the Dark Web

What is the Dark Web? A place where illegal transactions take place, yes, but there are other uses to this form of the internet, as well. We interviewed Grégoire Pouget,...

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2018-06-01 Dhananjay KHADILKAR

Tech fatigue

Are you getting too many notifications? Are you afraid your data is being misused? It's called tech fatigue, and we found individuals and initiatives fighting against it. Later...

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2018-05-28 Dhananjay KHADILKAR

Thousands gather for France's annual tech rendez vous

Vivatech 2018 took place in Paris from May 24 to 26 and Tech 24 went along to check it out. This year, there was a special focus on tech startups in Africa. Dhananjay Khadilkar...

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