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Media Briefing— Global

Preface

French radio's success in London, an interview with exiled Moroccan journalist Aboubakr Jamai and auction frenzy in China

Aboubakr Jamaï, Japan, film, radio

Congestion relief

USA

IBM is testing traffic jam-busting smartphone software that will use predictive-analytics tools to offer motorists a detailed idea of their commute before leaving the house. The software will mix GPS data with information from roadside sensors and individual drivers’ habits.

On location

Japan [FILM]

Japan famously has a rich cinematic past, with its first moving image captured over a century ago. Now, the future of Japanese cinema is equally assured, with the launch of the nation’s first film university. Nippon Eiga Daigaku, in…

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