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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  • 14 Oct 14: Techcon;slave narratives;street lights;Digital art

    Tue, 14 Oct 14

    38 mins

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    Techcon: how radio thrives in a digital and visual age; Digitalised slave narratives from Jamaica and USA; smart street lights in Copenhagen; Digital art on The Space.

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  • 07 Oct 14: Hong Kong Digital Protest; A Short History of the Highrise; Money No Object; Slo Mo Guys

    Tue, 7 Oct 14

    38 mins

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    Hong Kong protestors beware digital pitfalls; Behind the scenes with Katerina Cizek for A Short History of the Highrise; Heidi Hinder's plan to put touch back into monetary transactions; Gareth Mitchell volunteers to be smacked in the face for a Slo Mo YouTube film

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  • 30 Sep 14: Stephen Fry's Digital Life – Part 1; Machine Translation Evolves; IFA at 90; Stephen Fry's Digital Life – Part 2

    Tue, 30 Sep 14

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    The actor, writer and technophile Stephen Fry describes how tech fundamentally changes his life; A report on how translation has evolved –is it a threat to professional translators?; Abby D’Arcy reports on the latest tech advances at Berlin's IFA show; Stephen Fry describes the highs and lows of social media, and how to ignore the trolls

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  • 23 Sep 14: User Friendly Online Security Tools; Emotion Recognition; Satellite Surveys in Kenya; Flow Machines

    Tue, 23 Sep 14

    36 mins

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    Are you feeling safe online? Sara Brody Sinclair has a plan to ensure that you are; Researchers adapt emotion recognition tools for use with Google Glass; A report on how satellite surveys enable herders to insure cattle in the desert; Sony researchers demonstrate how computers may make us more creative

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