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Apple : la bougie qui sent le "mac neuf" revient et change de parfum

<b>Fans d’Apple, préparez-vous : la fameuse bougie qui sent le « mac neuf » revient dans une nouvelle version au parfum légèrement plus capiteux. La</b> …

Qualcomm dévoile son premier modem 5G pour smartphones

Qualcomm a profité d'un évènement à Hong Kong pour présenter son modem X50 et un smartphone au design de référence pour les tests 5G.<p>La 5G n’est pas …

De l’émoticône à l’emoji : retour sur un symbole éminemment politique et culturel

Que sont les emojis et d'où viennent-ils ? Marchant dans les pas de son ancêtre l'émoticône, l'emoji a connu une histoire fascinante. Loin de n'être …

Samsung's phone-as-desktop concept now runs Linux

Samsung's DeX is a clever way to turn your phone into a desktop computer. However, there's one overriding problem: you probably don't have a good reason to use it instead of a PC. And Samsung is trying to fix that. It's unveiling Linux on Galaxy, an app-based offering that (surprise) lets you run …

Linux

Microsoft présente le Surface Book 2

Microsoft vient tout juste de présenter la seconde génération de son Surface Book, que la marque déclinera en deux versions de 13,5 et 15 pouces, de …

Apple iOS 11.0.3: Encore Une Mise À Jour Hâtée Et Râtée

<b>L’histoire se répète.</b><p><b>À la suite du lancement bancal d’iOS 11 d’Apple et des sorties précipitées d’iOS 11.0.1 et 11.0.2 (lesquelles ont aggravé les</b> …

L’arnaque chatbots durera-t-elle encore longtemps?

On connaît bien le phénomène du côté du marketing, encore plus dans ce qu’on appelle pompeusement le “digital” (numérique pour les francophiles) : la …

DeepMind’s Go-playing AI doesn’t need human help to beat us anymore

The company’s latest AlphaGo AI learned superhuman skills by playing itself over and over<p>Google’s AI subsidiary DeepMind has unveiled the latest version of its Go-playing software, AlphaGo Zero. The new program is a significantly better player than the version that beat the game’s world champion …

Artificial Intelligence

Tesla employees bite back, calling recent firings a cost-cutting measure

After <i>San Jose Mercury News</i> first reported Friday that Tesla was firing 400 to 700 employees of the motors division, speculation swirled. The Model 3 was behind schedule, and terminating workers in the division seemed a less-than-ideal way to solve its current production issues.<p>A CNBC report today …

Automotive Industry

Google Calendar gets a fresh new look

One of Google’s most-used (but least updated) apps just got a new coat of paint. Launched over a decade ago, Google Calendar, aka GCal, has coasted through existence with a series of mostly iterative updates. 2015 brought “reminders,” 2016 saw the launch of “goals” and AI-driven “smart …

Google Calendar

After boycott, Twitter targets 'creep shots,' hate symbols

Twitter emails its Trust and Safety Council about how the company will tackle abusive behavior after a protest prompted the CEO to promise change.<p>Twitter is providing more details about revisions to its harassment policies, following a high-profile protest of the platform and a series of tweets by …

Social Media

Tech founders dominate Forbes magazine's billionaire list

The boom in tech stocks has made people like Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg multibillionaires, followed by the founders of Twitter, Snap …

Bill Gates

Google's 'Advanced Protection' Locks Down Accounts Like Never Before

When it comes to the eternal tradeoff between digital security and convenience, most tech firms focus their efforts on the vast majority of people …

Security

Google's first mobile chip is an image processor hidden in the Pixel 2

The Pixel Visual Core is a big deal<p>One thing that Google left unannounced during its Pixel 2 launch event on October 4th is being revealed today: it’s called the Pixel Visual Core, and it is Google’s first custom system-on-a-chip (SOC) for consumer products. You can think of it as a very …

Google

Google will start selling products at its pop-up stores this week

This is a first<p>Google doesn't have any dedicated hardware stores like Apple or Microsoft, but it has previously experimented with pop-up demo experiences where users can test products before buying them online through the Google Store. That's changing today... sort of.<p>The company confirmed to <i>The</i> …

Google

WhatsApp now lets you share your location in real time

WhatsApp announced today that you’ll be able to share your location in real time with friends on your contact list, a popular feature borrowed from its parent company Facebook. The feature, called Live Location, should be available starting today and is coming to both the iOS and Android versions …

WhatsApp

Snapchat et NBCUniversal lancent un studio dédié aux séries pour smartphone

NBCUniversal a été l'un des premiers partenaires de Snapchat au moment de lancer de nouveaux formats inspirés de la TV. Après le succès du JT de NBC, …

Twitter introduces a new video-centric ad format

While there’s a larger debate swirling around Twitter’s problems with abuse and harassment, the business side of the business is still chugging along.<p>Today, the company is unveiling a new ad format called the Video Website Card, which it describes as “a creative format that combines the power of …

Marketing

This crazy shoulder wearable wants to help you flirt

Looking to step up your flirting game? This device, called the Ripple, can tell when someone’s staring at you via two cameras on your shoulders and notifies you by sending a shiver down your back.<p>The Ripple was invented by four students from the Royal College of Arts in London as a conceptual …

Flirting

Greenpeace épingle Amazon, Google et Huawei pour leur impact environnemental négatif

L'ONG écologiste a dévoilé un nouveau un rapport sur l'attention portée au respect de l'environnement par les grandes entreprises de la tech. …

Google removes Maps feature showing calories and mini-cupcakes after huge online backlash

Google is constantly testing new features for its Maps app, from the estimated elevation for cyclists to video footage of the searched location.<p>But …

Google

Google's refined Security Checkup identifies account vulnerabilities

While Google might soon switch VIPs over to advanced protection in the form of physical keys, the rest of us are fine with typical security practices -- so long as we follow them. To better secure your Google account, the company has a new version of its Security Checkup feature that points out …

Google

Apple hit with $440M in damages in VirnetX patent lawsuit

Judge issues final judgment in legal battle with patent holder that began in 2010.<p>Apple's years-long legal battle with VirnetX may finally be coming to a close.<p>A US District Court judge in Texas has entered a final judgment in the patent case, which accused Apple of infringing patents related to …

Patents

Les wifis du monde entier menacés par une faille majeure

Des chercheurs ont découvert une faille exploitable dans le protocole de chiffrement de Wi-Fi, WPA2. La plupart des objets pouvant se connecter à un …

Mate 10 : Huawei présente son smartphone paré d'intelligence artificielle

Face à l'iPhone X de Apple, le chinois Huawei a officiellement présenté ce lundi son dernier né : le Mate 10.<p>Le géant chinois des télécoms Huawei a …

Huawei Mate 10 Pro officiel : prix et disponibilité en France

Maj. le 18 octobre 2017 à 7 h 59 min<p><b>Si la présentation de Richard Yu, le PDG de Huawei, vous a convaincu et que vous attendez impatiemment de pouvoir</b> …

The iPhone 7 is reportedly outselling the iPhone 8

It's likely Apple fans are holding out for the iPhone X instead.<p>iPhone 8? Big deal. More people are buying last year's iPhone 7 than the newly released 8, reports Reuters citing analysis from KeyBanc Capital Markets and carrier surveys conducted in the US and UK.<p>This bucks the usual trend of new …

IPhone 8

Facebook just acquired tbh and its 5 million teen users

Facebook just scored a huge win its quest to win over teens.<p>The company has acquired tbh, the anonymous app that's been going viral with teens. The …

Teens

Google to patch KRACK-impacted devices in the next few weeks

A weakness in the WPA2 protocol places virtually all wireless-enabled devices at risk. Google says it will patch its Android gadgets in "the coming weeks."<p>Google will work to fix Android devices that are impacted by a newly discovered security flaw called KRACK, the company said Monday.<p>"We're aware …

Information Security