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Invasive species: how ICT helps tackle the aliens

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14 July 2014

Not all of the many hundreds of species designated ‘invasive’ have detrimental impacts on their adopted environments, but a lot of them do. Now the unintended consequences of globalisation are exacerbating the problem. Can information and communications technology help track the challenges?

Wildlife monitoring: should UAV drones be banned?

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14 July 2014

As UAVs become more widely used by conservationists, some countries are trying to ban them on ethical grounds.

Software Reviews: Password managers

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14 July 2014

The recent eBay data breach highlighted the importance of using unique and secure passwords.

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