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 […]

One in a million: find a strange super-earth towards the center of our galaxy

Illustration of the inferred size of another super-earth (center) compared to the land and Neptune. Astronomers at the University of Canterbury found an incredibly rare new super-earth toward the center of our galaxy. This would be one of the few that has been discovered with a size and orbit similar to Earth. The details were […]

Houseparty widens its range of services by organizing a co-watching festival

Houseparty, a videoconferencing application dedicated to leisure which has seen its use skyrocket thanks to confinement is best known for allowing to play Pictionary or Trivial Pursuit with friends. But this weekend, it’s a real festival that will be held on this application, which was downloaded 50 million times between March and April 2020 according […]

Orange and Facebook in a consortium for a 37,000 km cable around Africa

A consortium of multinational telecoms will build a 37,000 km submarine cable all around Africa to improve internet access for this continent and the Middle East, stakeholders including Orange announced on Thursday. The French operator, China Mobile International, Facebook, MTN GlobalConnect, stc (Saudi Telecom Company), Telecom Egypt, Vodafone and WIOCC have entrusted the construction of […]