Eric Sagou

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Microsoft Programming Chief Julia Liuson: How We Moved From Windows Platform, To Any Platform

A decade ago when Microsoft asked: <i>Where do you want to go today?</i> It didn’t really mean we could go anywhere, in a truly open software sense of the term. They (it, the firm) really meant: <i>Where do you want to go today within a Windows-specific ‘proprietarily’ closed platform of software using our</i> …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Inside the Loss Clinton Saw Coming

Publicly they seemed confident, but in private her team admitted her chances were 'always fragile.'<p>“We have some news. It’s not good.”<p>Hillary Clinton’s communications director Jennifer Palmieri filled the candidate in as the plane landed in Iowa, with campaign manager Robby<br>Mook in the huddle. Jim …

Government

One of the top Apple followers is worried that it could turn into BlackBerry

In a blog post, Arment argues that BlackBerry was great at creating phones and dominated the market before Apple released the iPhone.<p>The problem was that the iPhone release didn't just create a better smartphone — it changed what people used them for entirely.<p>BlackBerry was great at creating at a …

Artificial Intelligence

Google doesn't need 5 chat apps, and Hangouts should die first

In case you haven’t noticed, Google has been busy lately. Among the plethora of news at its I/O conference, it launched three new communication apps in the span of one week: Spaces, Allo and Duo. They join the existing Hangouts and Messenger apps.<p>So here’s something of an obvious rant: Google does …

Before joining a startup, read this book and be warned

He hoped he had finally "made" it, leaping from the world of writing about startup employees who became rich to one of those people who would get rich on stock options.<p>Instead, he had landed at a place that was more cult than company, he describes in his new book, "Disrupted: My Misadventure in the …

How to start a side business without quitting your current job

Not all entrepreneurs started out their businesses fresh from college – or quit halfway through.<p>Most entrepreneurs already had careers before they decided to go it alone. But making the jump can be terrifying, especially if you have overheads to pay. That’s why a growing number of people are …

iOS 9.3 : la mise à jour est disponible

<b>Avec les iPhone SE et l'iPad Pro 9,7" arrive aussi iOS 9.3. Le système est loin d'être une petite évolution de iOS 9.2 et apporte un lot assez</b> …

Here’s everything Apple announced today

Didn’t catch today’s Apple keynote? Want to get a quick rundown of everything they announced? Here’s all the big stuff, in ultra-quick bite size form.<p>Tap that arrow over to the right to get started.

Everything Apple Announced at its March 2016 Event

The Apple event is a wrap – if you missed the hour-long keynote, we’ve got everything Apple announced summarized in one place for you. For further details, see the link below each sections for full reports.<p>First things first…<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked off the announcement with a brief statement …

Apple

Apple Unveils New Products: Pictures

Robotics

Microsoft's mobile platform is in serious trouble — here's what the company could do

It's safe to say that Microsoft's smartphone strategy is in trouble and it's not clear what the company plans to do about it.<p>CEO Satya Nadella has argued that the lack of sales doesn't really matter as devices are now "nodes." What does matter, according to Nadella, is that people use Microsoft …

15 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

If you find yourself with some extra time on your hands but don't feel great about spending it binging the latest TV drama, we've got you covered.<p>Over on Netflix, there's a veritable treasure trove of business-related documentaries that are both educational and entertaining. You can learn about …

Trailers

50 Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

‘The Club’ (Feb 5)<p>A Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Film (and almost assuredly an Oscar nominee for that category as well), this tense drama …

Literary travel: around the world in 10 must-read books

Ann Morgan spent a year reading a book from every country in the world – 196 in total. Here she picks 10 favourites that vividly evoke the regions they describe<p>• <b>If</b> <b>you’ve read a book with a powerful sense of place or one that inspired you to travel, we’d love to hear about it in the comments below</b><p>In …

Books

In a perfect world, every action movie would be Die Hard. However, since you€™re more likely to get Olympus Has Fallen, the genre's hype machine …

Apple’s biggest wins (and most epic fails) of 2015

2015 was a bold year for Apple. The company jumped into new product categories, polished its existing hardware and software lines, and wowed us repeatedly.<p>Apple also made most of us throw up in our mouths a little bit now and then, due to some questionable (and some undeniably bad) choices.<p>These …

Apple Watch

Bill Cosby charges: What happens next?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Suddenly, Bill Cosby can no longer escape prosecution.<p>The number of his accusers had grown to the size of a choir. And the refrain of the 50-plus women has been virtually the same: He drugged me; he sexually assaulted me -- or he tried to.<p>Cosby has vehemently denied any wrongdoing. And his …

Comedy

A 2016 TV Preview

A guide to the returning hits and new shows on network, cable, and streaming services<p>2015 may have spawned the phrase “Peak TV” thanks to an onslaught of shows in every format imaginable, but 2016 isn’t going to offer much respite. In the coming months, terrestrial networks, premium cable, and …

TV

Steve Jobs had a harsh but funny comeback when an engineer once asked why Apple paid so little

Evan Doll, a cofounder of the news-reading app Flipboard, tweeted out a funny story about Steve Jobs from Doll's time at Apple.<p>Doll worked at Apple from 2003 to 2009, according to his LinkedIn page. During that period, Apple and Google were accused of working together not to poach each other's …

Evan Doll

The 20 best TV shows of 2015 (and how to watch them online before next year starts)

2015 was another amazing year for television—so good, in fact, that people started arguing there’s <i>too much</i> good TV in the United States, where a record 409 original series were aired. But you don’t have to watch it all, or all at once. Just watch what you love, and forget the rest.<p>To help you catch …

TV

The Best Television Of 2015

<i>NPR TV critic Eric Deggans spoke to Carrie Kahn on Weekend Edition Sunday about the plethora of television available on broadcast, cable and streaming outlets, and you can hear that conversation at the top of the page. Eric has, however, picked 12 shows that rose above the rest for this year-end</i> …

L'inventeur du téléphone portable trouve les applications complètement inutiles

<b>Le 3 avril 1973, le tout premier appel effectué depuis un téléphone portable est passé dans les rues de New York. Son inventeur, Marty Cooper revient</b> …

New York

An American Muslim Community Shares Its Story

or the first time in her life, Yazmin Ali is afraid to leave her house. Unlike most neighbors in her family’s cookie-cutter subdivision outside …

The Best Bad Movies Of All Time

When it comes to film and film criticism, there’s usually an overall consensus on whether a movie is worth your time. Yes, themes are unpacked, …

The 25 Most Important Full Frontal Nude Scenes in Movies

As titillating as the phrase "full frontal nudity" may sound, baring it all on screen is not always a sexy endeavor. Truth be told, nudity can be as …

The 25 Greatest Moments Of Female Nudity In Hollywood MoviesDesperado

9. Salma Hayek in <i>Desperado</i> (1995)<p>If there’s one thing that putting this list together reminded us, it’s this: Antonio Banderas is a certified pimp. …

The Most Unforgettable Beauty Moments of 2015

Oh, 2015, you rebel. This was definitely not a year of subtle beauty tweaks: Bold gestures were everything, with proud celebrity hair statements and history-making transformations stoking our imagination along with the cultural conversation—and inspiring us to ring in 2016 with a few beauty risks …

Google just launched a new way to help you stay on top of your to-do lists

For all the G-Cal users out there, the company just launched a new feature called "Reminders" that will put your obligations front and center on your schedule.<p>Every time you add a new task to your to-do list, it will show up on your Google Calendar every day until you swipe it as complete. (Because …

Apps

A New York Times reporter asked Twitter users how often they think about shootings and the answers are fascinating

The attack in San Bernardino — which was the second mass shooting of the day, and the 355th this year— reignited a national debate on terrorism, gun control and public safety.<p>New York Times reporter Liam Stack joined the conversation Wednesday night, posing a simple question to users in light of …