Paris Games Week is back at the end of the year

Paris Games Week is back at the end of the year

The event was to be canceled between 2020 and 2021 due to the pandemic. It will take place from November 2 to 6 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. A major video game fair organized each year by publishers in the sector, Paris Games Week had to be canceled in 2020 and 2021 due to … Read more

A computer bug highlighted problematic content on Facebook

A computer bug highlighted problematic content on Facebook

Posts classified as misleading by fact-checkers were promoted on newsfeeds instead of having their visibility reduced. Content identified as misleading or problematic was mistakenly put forward on Facebook users’ feeds because of a computer problem that took six months to be repaired, according to the specialized site The Verge. The article published on Thursdaygreatly exaggerates … Read more

How Google, Apple and Microsoft want to get rid of passwords

How Google, Apple and Microsoft want to get rid of passwords

The three tech giants have agreed to build a system to authenticate without a password. The ordeal of passwords could end within a year: Google, Apple and Microsoft announced Thursday an agreement to build a system allowing authentication without having to memorize a series of cabalistic signs. “With the new feature, consumers could authenticate to … Read more

Google launches a call for applications for the funding of African startups

Google launches a call for applications for the funding of African startups

The American computer giant, Google, has launched a call for applications for its Google program for startups. This initiative aims to facilitate access to funding for start-ups founded by Africans. What’s next after this ad Google for startups wants to bridge the existing technology gap in fundraising for startups on the African continent. Indeed, 13 … Read more

Samsung Electronics expects 52.5% tie in operating profit in Q4

Samsung Electronics expects 52.5% tie in operating profit in Q4

Samsung Electronics expects operating profit to rise 52.5% in the fourth quarter of 2021, boosted by record sales, the South Korean giant said in a statement on Friday. Read alsoGalaxy S21: Samsung’s star smartphone is on mega promo on Amazon The world’s largest smartphone maker expects fourth-quarter operating profit of about 13.8 trillion won ($11.5 … Read more

Facebook will end facial recognition on its platform

Facebook will end facial recognition on its platform

The group also removes required facial recognition data on more than a billion users. Facebook, which is going through one of its worst reputational crises, has decided to do without facial recognition, a technology that has been used since 2010 to identify people present in photos or videos posted on the social network. Read alsoFacebook: … Read more

Facebook retires politics, health and religion from ad targeting

Facebook retires politics, health and religion from ad targeting

Advertisers love the ability to target consumers very finely and on a very large scale. Starting January 19, thousands of categories, such as sexual orientation, will be removed. Facebook and Instagram users could soon no longer be targeted with ads based on their interest in certain sensitive topics, such as sexual orientation and political affiliation, … Read more

Netflix, Meta, Amazon, Google… Alert for tech stars on Wall Street

Netflix, Meta, Amazon, Google… Alert for tech stars on Wall Street

DECRYPTION – A stock market crash put an end to the irresistible growth of the digital giants. For the first time sowing doubt among investors. Friday, April 29, a wind of panic seized the Nasdaq index which brings together the cream of American technology stocks. In a single session, it fell by 4.17%, the worst … Read more

Google’s Russian subsidiary to file for bankruptcy

Google’s Russian subsidiary to file for bankruptcy

Google Russia’s bank account has been seized by authorities. The group assures that its services will continue to operate in the country. The Russian subsidiary of the American giant Google, whose bank account was seized by the Russian authorities, announced its intention to file for bankruptcy but to provide its free services in the country. … Read more

AWS, Microsoft and Google take over the cloud market in France

AWS, Microsoft and Google take over the cloud market in France

Already dominant, the three US players captured 80% of spending growth in 2021. The American steamroller effect on the French cloud market can be summed up in one figure. In 2021, AWS, the subsidiary of Amazon, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud captured 80% of the growth in infrastructure and cloud development application spending in France. … Read more