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#TECH 24

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 : 2018-02-09

Cleaning up the universe of its space junk

This week, we take a look at how space junk can be cleaned up. Also, it's no bigger than three apples stacked on top of each other, yet it's set to unveil many secrets about stellar formation. We tell you more about the French nano-satellite Picsat, which was recently launched into space to study the star Beta Pictoris. Plus, we talk about planned obsolescence and test two robust innovations which are going against that trend.

By Julia SIEGER

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2018-07-13 TECH 24

Is the future of film interactive?

More and more movies are being made with interactive design, whether it’s the use of gaming techniques, smartphones or EEG headsets where our emotional response can change the...

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2018-07-06 TECH 24

'Deepfake' blurs the lines between reality and fiction

As artificial intelligence gets more advanced, people are using the technology to manipulate videos. These clips, known as "deepfakes", use face mapping to put words in the...

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2018-07-02 TECH 24

Gaming addiction: Real or exaggerated?

The World Health Organization has classed compulsive gaming as an addiction, but not all experts agree. We talk to Andrew Przybylski, an experimental psychologist based at the...

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2018-06-22 TECH 24

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 TECH 24

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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