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Pia Mancini and her colleagues want to upgrade democracy in Argentina and beyond. Through their open-source mobile platform they want to bring citizens inside the legislative process, and run candidates who will listen to what they say.
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A new IMF report warns that there are risks to global financial stability that could derail the economic recovery.
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Despite the growth of internet retail, some independent bookshops in the US are seeing an increase in popularity, reports the BBC's Victoria Fritz.
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Mobile network EE has announced a TV service that lets up to three phones or tablets be used to watch different live programmes in the home simultaneously.
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The government's Universal Jobmatch website is publishing adverts using terms that could be breaking anti-age discrimination laws, the BBC finds.
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Interpol issues a warning as a flaw in cash machines that allows criminals to quickly steal wads of cash is discovered.
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Dealing with the leftovers from the Dounreay demolition job
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A new £16bn nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset is to go ahead after it received final approval from European Union regulators.
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A Northern Ireland Executive meeting to discuss its budgetary crisis, initially supposed to be an 'away day' for ministers, is expected to last a few hours.
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Mobile operator Three has been fined £250,000 by regulator Ofcom by failing to handle customer complaints in a "fair and timely manner".
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A Silicon Valley start-up company has developed a way of replacing passwords by allowing users to create their own unique "air signature".
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Nobel Prize for chemistry is awarded to three scientists for their work on boosting the resolution of microscopes.
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Is Virgin Galactic any closer to realising dream of commercial spaceflight?
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The mobile network EE launches a service that allows four people to watch different TV shows at once via the same set-top box.
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Staff at JTI Gallaher cigarette plant in County Antrim are given time off to absorb the news that all 877 jobs are to be lost.
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Annual house price growth in the UK will moderate during the rest of the year, having peaked at about 10%, according to the Halifax.
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BBC Click gets rare access to the twin of Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover which is helping scientists solve problems on the Red Planet.
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The World Bank chief financial officer is giving up part of his bonus after an uproar over cost-cutting measures at the lender.
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BBC Click talks to Twitter co-founder Biz Stone about the growth of social media.
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Newcastle Utd owner Mike Ashley calls for an extraordinary meeting of Rangers in a bid to oust their chief executive.
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Air France estimates that last month's two-week pilots strike will cost it about €500m (£393m) in lost revenue.
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Nokia plans to suspend production at its mobile phone factory in India because of a dispute with the country's tax authorities.
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India's biggest online retailer Flipkart apologises to customers for glitches during Monday's 'Big Billion Day' sale.
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The UK Met Office formally opens its Space Weather Operations Centre on Wednesday, to lead the forecasting of the Sun’s disruptive effects on Earth.
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Tech giant Yahoo plans to cut jobs in Bangalore, India, which is considered one of its largest engineering hubs.
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