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Swiss drivers take advantage of cheap foreign fuel

Swiss drivers take advantage of cheap foreign fuel

Swiss drivers are taking advantage of the strength of the franc and filling up in neighbouring countries. Last year Swiss drivers bought nearly 90 million litres of diesel across the borders. The ...

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Gadget Guru - 360 cameras (26 Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru - 360 cameras (26 Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru takes us through the uses of the 360 degree cameras. For more from Paul Bristow, visit his page at https://www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/gadget-guru.html

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Gadget Guru - Humans vs Machines at GO (19 Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru - Humans vs Machines at GO (19 Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru

GO is one of the most complicated board games going and you'll be terrified to know that there's machines that are capable of beating humans at it. Gadget Guru suggests we stay kind to machines as ...

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Gadget Guru - Humans v Machines at GO

Gadget Guru - Humans v Machines at GO

Gadget Guru

GO is one of the most complicated board games going and you'll be terrified to know that there's machines that are capable of beating humans at it.

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Gadget Guru - Ultra HD Blu-ray (5th Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru - Ultra HD Blu-ray (5th Apr 2016)

Gadget Guru

Gadget Guru talks about the ultra hi-def of the new blu-ray discs and the upgraded storage capacity. More from the gadget guru is available here: https://www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/gadget-guru....

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Raphael Jungling talks about Share A Dream

Raphael Jungling talks about Share A Dream

Share a Dream believe in sharing information. Their goal is to connect people to humanitarian projects all around the world and raise social awareness using social media. 

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Gadget Guru - AgTech (23 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru - AgTech (23 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru

Agriculture and Technology are coming together for so much more than just keeping your humble pot-plant alive. Paul explains the uses of AgTech from small to large scale. Hear more from our Gadget...

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Gadget Guru - Fairphone 2 (2nd Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru - Fairphone 2 (2nd Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow’s Fairphone 2 has been delivered and he’s brought it in to the studio to tell us all the features he’s enjoying on this modular rip-apart-able phone. For more info about the fairphone...

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Gadget Guru - Samsung S7 And 360 Camera (16 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru - Samsung S7 And 360 Camera (16 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru

The very latest Samsung has some interesting new features. Paul gives us a glimpse into the upcoming next release. Hear more from our Gadget Guru at: www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/gadget-guru.html

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Gadget Guru - Ultra Hi Def TV (9 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru - Ultra Hi Def TV (9 Mar 2016)

Gadget Guru

What does it all mean? What is ultra hi-def? what is 1080p? What is 4K? What is temporal resolution? This is the must-have guide to get yourself acquainted with the TV tech vocab. A must-listen bef...

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Gadget Guru - Lift Conference (24 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru - Lift Conference (24 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru

The LIFT Conference is a yearly event in Geneva looking at the very latest in upcoming technology. For our Gadget Guru, it's a wonderland! Here's some of the highlights. Hear more from our Gadget...

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Gadget Guru - Raspberry Pie Zero (3 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru - Raspberry Pie Zero (3 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru

The Raspberry Pie Zero is a 6 dollar computer that you can programme to 'do stuff'. Gadget Guru explains it's not as difficult as you might think to set up - and gives us some examples of what you ...

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Gadget Guru - Wipeable Notebook (27 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru - Wipeable Notebook (27 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru

Again we're talking about a gadget that the Gadget Guru has himself! We're talking about a notebook - NOT a laptop kind - but the kind that you write on, scribble on. Believe it or not, the Gadget ...

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Gadget Guru - Atlas Wristband (17 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru - Atlas Wristband (17 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru

The Atlas Wristband - a supertracker - or as Katt calls it "a funky watch-looking thing". It's Paul's new toy and he's showing it off. Hear more from our Gadget Guru at: www.worldradio.ch/radio/s...

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Gadget Guru - Telepresence Robot (20 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru - Telepresence Robot (20 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru

If you're bored of travelling to meetings, or seem to always need to be in two places at once, Gadget Guru might just have the solution. Hear more from our Gadget Guru at: www.worldradio.ch/radio/...

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Gadget Guru - Programmable Button (6 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru - Programmable Button (6 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru

A programmable button! The possibilities are, according to Paul Bristow, endless - but he'll take us through a few of them. Check out the button itself at https://flic.io/ Hear more from our Gadge...

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Gadget Guru - Crowdfunding (10 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru - Crowdfunding (10 Feb 2016)

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru likes to stay ahead of the curve and he uses kickstarter to see what gadgets are possible, whats the techie must-haves of the future. he takes a moment to break it down - because, i...

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Gadget Guru - Programmable Button (13 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru - Programmable Button (13 Jan 2016)

Gadget Guru

What do you get a gadget guru as a gift? Well a programmable button, of course. The possibilities are, according to Paul Bristow, endless - but he takes us through a few of them. This little nifty ...

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Gadget Guru - 3d printing your Christmas decorations (16 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru - 3d printing your Christmas decorations (16 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru

Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, brought me a pressie from his techno lab.... and it's glittery. www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows/gadget-guru.html

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"TIME" - KLOKERS co-founder Richard Piras talks about notion of time

"TIME" - KLOKERS co-founder Richard Piras talks about notion of time

Mid Morning Mix

Klokers Co-Founder and General Manager Richard Piras takes a moment to talk to WRS about the very notion of time; and the key turning points in history when our notion of time changed. He'll be...

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Gadget Guru - Intel Compute-Stick (9 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru - Intel Compute-Stick (9 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru

The Intel Compute stick is out there and available to buy now. It's a mini computer. Paul Bristow, from Pangloss Labs, talks us through the perks. For more from Paul, check him out on www.worldra...

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Gadget Guru - Hoverboards - the range (2 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru - Hoverboards - the range (2 Dec 2015)

Gadget Guru

Incredibly popular this Christmas.... the hoverboard. Gadget Guru explains. For more from Paul Bristow see worldradio.ch/radio/shows/gadget-guru.html

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Rover returns

Rover returns

From Minis to Marinas - James Walshe wonders if the future of motoring is in the past.

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