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Google nous fait rêver avec un doodle spécial pour les exoplanètes de Trappist-1

Google aime l'espace et aime le faire savoir. Pour accompagner l'annonce de la découverte de sept nouvelles exoplanètes autour de l'étoile …

Avec Perspective, Google met l'IA au service de la modération des commentaires - Tech

Google espère revaloriser les discussions en ligne, trop souvent minées par des échanges agressifs et des trolls, grâce à son outil Perspective, qui …

Indian techies don’t need the US—their talent is welcome elsewhere

Amid growing anxiety over the Trump administration’s possible revamp of the H-1B program, other countries around the world are putting the minds of Indian engineers at ease.<p>Considering that Indian companies and techies are the biggest beneficiaries (pdf, p. 6) of temporary work visas and that the …

Silicon Valley

More Details Of The New Nokia 3310 Revealed Before MWC 2017 Announcement

This year’s Mobile World Congress is certainly going to be one of the most significant ones in recent history. Apart from the possibility of Samsung …

Uber investors blast company culture

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Disappointed. Frustrated. Concerned. These are some of the sentiments peppered throughout a fiery open letter from Uber investors Mitch and Freada Kapor.<p>The Kapors, who were early investors in the company, are calling Uber out for repeatedly failing to improve its culture.<p>The $68 …

Uber

Google just cracked one of the building blocks of web encryption (but don’t worry)

It’s all over for SHA-1<p>Today, Google made major waves in the cryptography world, announcing a public collision in the SHA-1 algorithm. It’s a deathblow to what was once one of the most popular algorithms in cryptography, and a crisis for anyone still using the function. The good news is, almost no …

Google

Tech Companies Are Speaking Out Against Trump's Transgender Ruling

President Donald Trump's decision to rescind protections for transgender students has provoked one more outcry from Silicon Valley.<p>Companies …

Equality

Alphabet’s Waymo is suing Otto and Uber for allegedly stealing the design of a key self-driving system

The Alphabet subsidiary is accusing its former employee, Otto co-founder Anthony Levandowski, of downloading 14,000 confidential files before he left the company.<p>Waymo, formerly Google’s self-driving car unit, is suing Otto — the self-driving trucking company co-founded by former Waymo employee …

Uber

Website builder Wix acquires art community DeviantArt for $36M

Wix.com has made another acquisition to build out the tools that it provides to users to build and administer websites: it has acquired DeviantArt, an online community for artists, designers and art/design enthusiasts with some 325 million individual pieces of original art and more than 40 million …

Web Design

Mass Effect Andromeda : Alexandre Astier de Kaamelott donne sa voix à l’un des personnages

<b>Mass Effect Andromeda sortira sur consoles et PC le 23 mars prochain. Le très attendu jeu de BioWare aura droit à un doublage en français et le</b> …

Motorola has plans for 12 more Moto Mods, current ones will be compatible with its next 3 years of phones

Modular smartphones haven’t taken off for a number of reasons, but one of the big ones is the fear that a year after purchasing your phone and bunch of mods, they’ll all become irrelevant with new hardware. Well, Motorola/Lenovo have just put those concerns to rest for Moto Mod owners.<p>Speaking to</i> …

Motorola

Early Uber investors put the company on blast for its response to harassment scandal

This is not normal<p>Mitch Kapor and Freada Kapor Klein, two married venture capitalists who were early investors in Uber, published a scathing indictment today of the ride-hailing company’s decision to tap a team of insiders to investigate claims of sexual harassment.<p>Earlier this week, Uber CEO …

Uber

Surprise! It’s 2017 and Square is thriving

Remember when Jack Dorsey’s Square was supposedly crumbling? I do.<p>It’s hard to remember now, but back in 2014, just about everyone in tech who wasn’t a Square employee or investor was convinced the company was falling apart.<p>There was a Wall Street Journal article that disclosed large losses at …

Jack Dorsey

Amazon argues that Alexa is protected by the First Amendment in a murder trial

There are certain pieces of data that Amazon will hand over to the police: A user’s personal information and purchase history seem to be fair game. But when it comes to Alexa, the company’s popular virtual personal assistant, the company is keeping its lip zipped.<p>Amazon is contesting a search …

Big Brother

Facebook tests ad breaks in all types of videos, giving creators a 55% cut

Facebook today announced it’s begun testing ad breaks that interrupt on-demand video with a small set of partners, who will earn a 55% ad revenue share while Facebook keeps 45%. That could change the way creators make video content so they tease viewers enough to sit through the ads, while luring …

Facebook

Windows 10 : votre smartphone Samsung pourra bientôt déverrouiller votre PC

<b>Avec la Creative Update, la nouvelle mise à jours de Windows 10, les fonctionnalités de l'application Flow de Samsung, qui permet de s'authentifier</b> …

AMD : les GPU Vega 10 et 11 dévoilés lors du Game Developers Conference 2017 !

<b>AMD présentera les GPU Vega 10 et 11, le haut de gamme en carte graphique, le 28 février prochain, lors du Game Developers Conference 2017.</b> …

iPhone 8 : un scanner facial 3D ?

<b>Vidéo : Un scanner pour l'iPhone 8 qui remplacerait l'identification via Touch ID ?</b><p>Beaucoup de rumeurs courent à propos de l'iPhone 8 : la dernière …

Un streamer Twitch meurt durant un stream marathon de 24 heures !

C'est un fait divers rare mais ô combien malheureux. Le streamer Twitch Brian “Poshybrid” Vigneault spécialisé sur le jeu <i>World of Tanks</i> est mort de …

Le jour où Simon a perdu 40 millions

C’est l’histoire d’un mec qui a vu passer 40 millions d’euros entre ses mains et qui a tout perdu en quelques mois. Un entrepreneur qui a connu cette …

FAI : Orange, élu meilleur opérateur

<b>Le palmarès annuel UFC-Que Choisir des fournisseurs d'accès à Internet est sorti : Orange est encore arrivé premier cette année, suivi de Free et</b> …

EFF: Half of web traffic is now encrypted

Half of the web’s traffic is now encrypted, according to a new report from the EFF released this week. The rights organization noted the milestone was attributable to a number of efforts, including recent moves from major tech companies to implement HTTPS on their own properties. Over the years, …

Net Neutrality

How to use Instagram albums without losing all your followers

Instagram just introduced its most controversial feature since Stories.<p>The app added the ability to attach up to 10 photos and video clips to a single post, which is either the absolute worst or, maybe, kind of okay — depending on where you stand.<p>But no matter where you stand, the update will …

Instagram

New details emerge about Palantir’s custom software for spy agencies

A new report by The Intercept provides some compelling specifics on collaboration between Palo Alto’s secretive big data shop Palantir and the intelligence agencies that it keeps on its client roster.<p>While some broad strokes are known about Palantir’s relationship with spy agencies, the finer …

Intelligence Agencies

Apple Campus 2 se nomme Apple Park et sera inauguré en avril 2017

<b>Après des années de secret, Apple rompt enfin le silence sur son campus dernier cri qui accueillera prochainement le siège social de la marque à la</b> …

Apple Bought iCloud.net and Shut Down a Social Network

Apple has quietly acquired a web domain and shuttered the social network that used it, according to a new report.<p>The tech giant acquired iCloud.net …

iOS

Instagram's carousel-style photo sets are now available to all

Sometimes one photo just doesn't tell the whole story. That's why Instagram has just introduced a new feature where you can combine up to 10 photos and videos in a single post (It's been teased for awhile now, but now it's finally here). Think of it as a slideshow of different images that your …

Instagram

Apple’s new campus ‘Apple Park’ will open in April

This grand opening has been years in the making. Apple’s new campus now has a name and an opening date. It’ll be called Apple Park and the first employees will move in April 2017.<p>As 12,000 Apple employees are going to work there, the move isn’t going to an easy task. It’s going to take roughly six …

Construction