Google buyout of Fitbit worries Europe and beyond

In November 2019, Google formalized its offer of $ 2.1 billion to buy Fitbit, a pioneer and one of the leaders in connected watches and sports activity trackers, behind Apple. An operation that would allow the American giant to set up on this market, important for any player like him who has ambitions in well-being […]

Orange CEO says he opposes a moratorium on 5G

Citizens’ convention and new environmental mayors want to postpone the launch of this new technology Orange Will there be a 5G moratorium in the fall? Stéphane Richard, the CEO of Orange said he was opposed to this idea. At most, he plans to postpone “a few weeks” to await the publication of a second ANSES […]

Years of delay, Paris discovers 4G everywhere in the metro

No more interrupted WhatsApp conversations, cut videos, call waiting. This Monday, June 29, Île-de-France Mobilités, RATP and the four French telecom operators (Orange, SFR, Bouygues Telecom and Free) announced that they have covered the entire Paris metro and RER lines of the mobile internet network 4G. A small underground revolution, even if other big cities […]

Facebook designs its future at 5 years with a majority of its employees in telework

A week after the announcement by Twitter that some of his employees will be able to stay telecommuted “forever Facebook details in more detail how it plans to organize its workforce in a post-Covid-19 world. “We will be the most ahead company in the world on remote work“Said its CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who estimates that […]

Facebook, in turn, has a long-term commitment to telework

Mark Zuckerberg estimates that within 5 to 10 years, half of the group’s employees will work from home. A giant digital sign on the campus of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. JOSH EDELSON / AFP For years, the finest brains in the United States and even elsewhere have been piling up every morning and […]

Named the most popular smartphone in Russia. It costs 20 thousand rubles

The Yandex.Market service examined the demand from Russians for smartphones, which was influenced by the introduction of a self-isolation mode. To do this, experts compared the top ten most popular smartphones in February with a fresh April rating, when most Russians were quarantined at home. And that’s what turned out. – in April, buyers were […]

When Commissioner Thierry Breton lectures the Facebook boss

As part of the fight against disinformation, “The evil of the century” spreading on social networks, results are needed, warned the European Commissioner. Thierry Breton, European Commissioner. François BOUCHON / Le Figaro It’s one of the favorite practices of European Commissioner Thierry Breton: talking to the big bosses of the Gafa. Monday evening, he put […]