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Le black bloc : quand l’antisystème effraie

Difficile de ne pas les remarquer. Cagoulés, vêtus de noir, ils sont des centaines, parfois plus, à défiler lors d’importants événements politiques, …

Jeux Olympiques

La formation pour islamistes armés : un business sanglant qui a de l’avenir

La guerre en Syrie vient de passer un cap important : il y a eu plus de jours de combats sur le théâtre syrien que de jours passés durant la Seconde …

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Les Emirats Arabes Unis veulent coloniser Mars

Les <b>Émirats arabes unis</b> s’intéressent beaucoup à Mars eux aussi. Preuve en est, ils envisagent d’installer une colonie sur place dans quelques années. …

Oxford University releases sample interview questions

In a valiant attempt to demystify the notorious University of Oxford interview, the top-ranking institution has released a set of sample questions on which prospective applicants – and everyone else – can test their rhetorical and intellectual skills.<p>Five Oxford interview questions and five …

Oxford University

How a Million-Dollar Superwatch Is Fighting Back Against Computing

Cheap or expensive, mechanical timepieces remind human wearers of their own humility.<p>At its heart, a mechanical watch is a fancy spring. A metal coil stores power when the crown is wound tight. A series of gears harnesses that energy in even increments. It spins a central wheel, whose oscillations …

Libratus, la machine qui a battu quatre joueurs de poker professionnels

Une fois de plus, le domaine de l’intelligence artificielle a démontré que son évolution dépasse largement notre imagination. Cela a été prouvé …

MIT demos mood-predicting smartwatch app

Just when we thought there was an app for everything, researchers at MIT announced they have come out with software that is capable of detecting how …

Des ondes gravitationnelles à nouveau détectées

Pour la deuxième fois depuis janvier dernier, des astronomes annoncent avoir détecté le phénomène des ondes gravitationnelles, prédit par …

2035 sera assez merdique selon le renseignement américain

Le <b>National Intelligence Council</b>, une branche des services de renseignement américain, fait souvent dans la prospective. Chaque président nouvellement …

Donald Trump

TAG Heuer’s CEO is bullish about wearables as he tips the company’s next smartwatch

With Android Wear 2.0 due next month (with most outlets pegging a not too distant release date of February 2), we’re in a bit of a post-CES wearable holding pattern at the moment. The delay of Google’s wearable operating system was largely seen as a contributing factor in the declining smartwatch …

Hybrid smartwatches to scoop up 40% of the market by 2021

Hybrid watches are expected to growth their share of the smartwatch market from 30% to 40% by 2021, a new study from Juniper Research suggests. …

Wearable Tech

Misfit Phase proves hybrid smartwatches could replace basic activity trackers

Review: Could ugly wristbands be no more now that we have real smart watches?<p>Misfit hasn't changed much since joining the Fossil family. Its Phase …

Wearable Tech

Inequality and Skin in the Game

<i>The Static and the Dynamic — How to go bankrupt and be loved by the many –Piketty’s equals</i><p>Inequality vs Inequality<p>There is inequality and …

Bernard Stiegler : "Le transhumanisme est un néodarwinisme dangereux"

Le transhumanisme, mouvement technologique porté par les hérauts de la Silicon valley, a le vent en poupe... mais n'est pas sans danger pour la …

Éducation

This Smartwatch Looks Exactly Like a Classic Mechanical Watch But Has Amazing Features

We see new smartwatches almost every day. From Apple Watch to Samsung’s smartwatches, there is no shortage of smart watches with tech features in …

Finally, a smartwatch you never need to charge

Sweat-powered: the PowerWatch draws energy from your body heat<p>On the whole, smartwatches have something of a power problem – their batteries simply …

The Intellectual Yet Idiot

(Chapter in Skin in the game )<p>What we have been seeing worldwide, from India to the UK to the US, is the rebellion against the inner circle of …

Foreign Policy

Just Being • “Sometimes your light shines so bright that it...

All it takes to steal your face is a special pair of glasses

Your face is quickly becoming a key to the digital world. Computers, phones, and even online stores are starting to use your face as a password. But new research from Carnegie Mellon University shows that facial recognition software is far from secure.<p>In a paper (pdf) presented at a security …

Artificial Intelligence

Moon Distance Calculator – How Close is Moon to Earth?

La "super lune" du siècle, c’est pour le 14 novembre

Lundi 14 novembre, la Lune apparaîtra plus grosse et plus brillante que d’habitude. Un phénomène qui ne se reproduira pas avant 2034.

Analog Watch Comes With Advanced Activity Tracking

Misfit boasts a range of intelligent features packaged into a classic design

Watches

Still ticking: The improbable survival of the luxury watch business

On 17 March 2016, the watch manufacturer Breitling opened a lavish new stall at Baselworld, the world’s biggest watch fair, to show off its latest marvels. There was the Avenger Hurricane, a beefy black and yellow extravaganza in a special polymer casemade specifically to survive all extremes of …

Watches

Prix Bayeux-Calvados : France 24 récompensée pour son reportage en Syrie, "À l’assaut du califat"

France 24 a été récompensée, samedi, par le prix Bayeux-Calvados dans la catégorie Image-vidéo, pour son reportage en Syrie, "À l’assaut du califat", réalisé par Roméo Langlois avec Mayssa Awad, en collaboration avec Mohammed Hassan et Marie Drouet.<p>France 24 de nouveau récompensée. Le jury …

Moyen-Orient

Publier sur Internet : les éditeurs français entre bienveillance et méconnaissance

Les maisons d'édition françaises sont nombreuses à regarder d'un bon œil l'émergence de plateformes comme Wattpad. Mais peu pour l’heure ont franchi …

How This 17 Year Old Turned a Love of Watches Into a $13,500 a Month Business

For years I’ve been advocating for people to start their own online stores.I love helping entrepreneurs create value seemingly out of thin air and …

eCommerce

Skagen's first smartwatches are decidedly analog

Fossil is gradually dragging its watch brands into the smartwatch era, and now it's Skagen's turn: the Danish company is introducing its first smartwatch, the Hagen Connected. The new wristwear is focused on a traditional look over pure tech, and competes more with Withings' Activité watches than …

How I Left A 12-Year Career In Silicon Valley To Work On A Beach In Belize

Three months ago, Jeanna Barrett traded a beige office in San Francisco for a palapa on the Caribbean. This is how she pulled it off.<p>Three months ago, I worked in San Francisco as a marketing leader for a unicorn startup. I earned a salary that let me do, eat, and buy whatever I wanted. Now, I live …

24matins.fr

Asile : tirs croisés de LR et la gauche contre la majorité, elle-même soumise à des tensions<p>Politique<p>Tirs croisés sur le projet de loi …