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

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    Duration:
    39 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    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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  • Oscar winning visual FX; Fight-sensing cameras; Kickstarter & Citizen Cyberscience; FutureEverything: Haunted Machines

    Tue, 24 Feb 15

    Duration:
    34 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    The special FX secrets behind the Oscar winning Interstellar; Smarter crowd control with the new developments in CCTV footage; A first-of-its-kind hackathon for Kickstarter and Citizen Cyberscience; Tech and our relationships with the ghostly networks and machines

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  • Vint Cerf: Digital Hole; Tech lessons from Ebola; Robots with human vision; The musical sound of computers

    Tue, 17 Feb 15

    Duration:
    37 mins

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    Vint Cerf warns of the danger of creating a future where our digital archive will be lost; Juliana Rotich discusses the tech lessons from the fight against Ebola; Simon Morton reports on the tech to enable robots to see as well as humans; Matt Parker discusses the musical possibilities of old computers

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  • Glasgow's Digital Creativity

    Tue, 10 Feb 15

    Duration:
    48 mins

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    A report on how technology is making Glasgow smarter and healthier

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  • Drones for Good Part 1; Drones for Good Part 2; Credit Cards Anonymous; Virtual Bell Ringing

    Tue, 3 Feb 15

    Duration:
    35 mins

    Available:
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    Lauren Fletcher discusses using drones to precisely drop seeds to aid reforestation; Patrick Thevoz talks about rescue drones that can bump into people without hurting them; A report on the risks of identifying people through credit card transactions; Sylvia Smith reports on the technology allowing for virtual bell ringing

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