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The North Atlantic Right Whale is highly endangered, but identifying individuals is a labor of love. A new software can now make researchers' work ...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
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Travel apps help you get around big cities. DW Correspondent John Laurenson lives in Paris, where his life recently changed when he started using a...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 05:53
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Claudette Irere is the general manager of kLab. knowledge Lab is a unique open technology hub in Kigali where students, fresh graduates, entreprene...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 05:57
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Why are researchers failing to report the number of animals used in studies? Living a life of deception - pedophilia. We remember the futurist arti...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KPIP-LP, Troy Public Radio, KZYX, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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A new digital technology is helping to transform cemeteries. Simple headstones are being fitted with chips to ensure the memory of the deceased is ...

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  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1
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A big trend for 2016 is digital security - especially for smartphones and businesses. Report by Kate Hairsine, DW Digital Europe Correspondent

  • Added: Dec 28, 2015
  • Length: 07:22
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Donating online at the end of the year is when most people give money to charities. Many of us have considered donating to charity online, but a lo...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Dec 19, 2015
  • Length: 07:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Swedes don't like cash, they prefer card and mobile payments. The country is on its way to becoming a cashless society. We explore the pros and con...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:37
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The car ridingsharing app Über has just launched a taxi sharing called Über Pool. The idea is that the Über app matches two passengers going in the...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 07, 2015
  • Length: 04:19
  • Purchases: 1
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Encryption technologies are under fire as political leaders worldwide say they've helped enable terrorists to plan attacks in Paris. So where's the...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 06:22
  • Purchases: 1
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E-bikes are just for old and or unfit people? Well, think again. There's more to electric two-wheel vehicles than you may think. DW gives an overvi...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 06:07
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EU regulations for net neutrality - making the internet equal to all. Presented by Gudrun Heise

  • Added: Nov 02, 2015
  • Length: 05:36
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Urban transportation is being redefined through e-skateboards, e-unicycles and, yes, hoverboards - with some weird and wacky gadgets in between. DW...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2015
  • Length: 05:11
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Forests in Europe are teeming with mushrooms in autumn. Time to go foraging. But how do we know which ones are edible? There are apps for that - bu...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2015
  • Length: 05:54
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Recent landmark legal win against Facebook has enormous ramifications for American companies operating in the EU. Facebook tried and failed to sto...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Oct 12, 2015
  • Length: 05:40
  • Purchases: 2
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How easy it is to cheat at chess? The game of chess has increasingly been dogged by cheating scandals. The latest, involving an Italian player who...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2015
  • Length: 04:17
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It seems that Europeans are pretty lazy when it comes to recycling electronical waste, with majority of it not ending up where it should. Presented...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and Radio Newark


  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 05:07
  • Purchases: 2
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We rely on hotels to provide wireless Internet access - and for want it for free. But the quality is often awful, and hotels can suffer from bad cu...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: Jun 28, 2015
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 1
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Why is Apple incorporating ad-blocking into its new iOS9? It's a growth business in European countries. Interview by DW host Conor Dillon with DW D...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and Radio Newark


  • Added: Jun 21, 2015
  • Length: 06:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Smart Grids do we need them? How safe are they in the energy grid network of the internet? Cities need smart grids - houses talking to the grid abo...

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  • Added: Jun 14, 2015
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Whistleblower sites like ExpoLeaks are popping up all around the world. New websites are everywhere says DW Digital Europe correspondent Kate Hairs...

Bought by Radio Newark and Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: May 31, 2015
  • Length: 06:01
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EU data roaming - it's like a game where you always lose. Now, if you're amazed that national smartphone plans don't carry over into neighboring EU...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: May 24, 2015
  • Length: 06:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Europe has opened its skies to drones, commerical and private unmanned aerial vehicles. As a result, European companies are rapidly exploring new b...

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  • Added: May 17, 2015
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Taking aim at so-called "planned obsolescence". Why do our smartphones or laptops always seem to wear out after only a few years of use? Some activ...

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  • Added: May 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:19
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Europe has a long and varied tradition of eating out. But there's a new eating out trend - eating out at home. Ordering takeaway that's delivered i...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: Apr 12, 2015
  • Length: 07:43
  • Purchases: 1