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Daphne Rousseau

Daphne Rousseau

    Ai Weiwei fears 'Tiananmen' crackdown in Hong Kong
    Ai Weiwei fears 'Tiananmen' crackdown in Hong Kong
    Watching the Hong Kong protests from afar, Chinese dissident-artist Ai Weiwei fears the worst, warning of a repeat of the 1989 Tiananmen Square...
    End of an era as Germany's last black coal mine closes
    End of an era as Germany's last black coal mine closes
    Germany will close its last black coal mine on Friday, turning the page on two centuries of mining history in the Ruhr region that helped fuel the...
    German court to rule on parents' access to dead daughter's Facebook
    German court to rule on parents' access to dead daughter's Facebook
    German judges will rule Thursday on Facebook users' "digital legacy", or the fate of their private data after they die, in a case pitting the...
    Berlin’s hipsters want Google out
    Berlin’s hipsters want Google out
    Global cities have welcomed Google with open arms but in the bohemian Berlin district of Kreuzberg, the tech giant has found itself on the...
    ICOs: the lawless land of cryptocurrency fundraising
    ICOs: the lawless land of cryptocurrency fundraising
    From raising $30-million in 30 seconds to being endorsed by Paris Hilton or vanishing into thin air: anything is possible in the risky new world of...