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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 : 2016-11-18

Predictive medicine

In this week's special health edition of Tech 24, we take a look at predictive medicine, a promising new healthcare field that combines genetics and digital technology to determine a person's probability of developing a given disease. But is it an open door to unethical practices like eugenics? We ask our in-house expert, Dhananjay Khadilkar. Plus, in Test 24, we try an incredible portable device for people suffering from diabetes. It enables them to scan food to control their sugar intake.

By Julia SIEGER

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2018-10-12 TECH 24

An AI version of yourself to help you think

From what to eat for lunch to whom to marry, we make about 35,000 decisions per day. But imagine if you could get the help of an artificially intelligent version of yourself....

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2018-10-05 TECH 24

2018 Paris Motor Show: Towards an electric and autonomous future

This week, we bring you a special edition of Tech 24 from the 2018 Paris Motor Show. As electric cars and autonomous vehicles take centre stage, we tell you how tech giants and...

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2018-09-28 TECH 24

Breakthrough tech helps paraplegic patients walk again

It's a world first: two research teams in the US have helped patients with complete paralysis walk again thanks to groundbreaking spinal stimulation therapy. In this edition, we...

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2018-09-21 TECH 24

Hacking the body, and the mind: The future of connected humanity

This week we take a look at the future of bio-hacking. Connected medical devices are already vulnerable, but is the human mind the next frontier? Author and cybersecurity expert...

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2018-09-14 TECH 24

Small country, big dreams: Luxembourg pushes into space

This week we take a closer look at the EU's Copyright Directive, a bill that would make it harder to upload content already subject to copyright. It would also make web companies...

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