How computers and digital technology affect our lives around the world. Presented by Gareth Mitchell. Available for download weekly on Tuesdays.

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  • Space and Citizen Science

    Tue, 31 Mar 15

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    Does Space exploration benefit or suffer from the input of volunteers and Citizen Science?

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  • Steve Jobs; Hack Circus; Space Town Hall

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    33 mins

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    How Steve Jobs rebuilt Apple in the 1990s; Finding a volcano in a pub; DIY space exploration

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  • Hello Barbie; Digital Fingerprints; Wildsense; Micro Bit

    Tue, 17 Mar 15

    37 mins

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    Worries over digital dolls spying on children; Why fingerprints hold the key to secure health records in Bangladesh; Saving tigers with an app; A new device to teach coding in schools

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  • Hacked by Isis? FutureFest; Snail Mail vs Email; Asa preserving African culture

    Tue, 10 Mar 15

    39 mins

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    What is the real hacking threat from groups such as Isis?; A report on an immersive experience of what the world might be like in decades to come; Anand Jagatia reports on the drive to slow down and personalise our written communication; Adebayo Adegbembo discusses how tech can preserve African cultures amongst children

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  • Google's sex blogs; MWC modular phones; Women's Digital Ceiling; Ford's e-bike

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    39 mins

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    Google reverses its threat to bloggers over sexually explicit material; Jen Copestake reports from the Mobile World Congress on customising modular phones; Viviana Doctorovich explores how women can break the digital glass ceiling; Ford unveils a prototype e-bike with extra sensors as warnings for cyclists and motorists

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