Parcoursup: “More than Half” of Students will have a Positive Response as early as Tuesday night, says the Government

According to the Ministers of Higher Education and Education, more than half of the 810,000 future students will have a positive response for their university wish on the Parcoursup website “More than half” of the 810 000 future graduates and students of reorientation will receive from Tuesday evening a positive response to their wishes for registration formulated …

Smartphone: The French spend 326 euros on average to buy one

MOBILE: According to a survey of the UFC Que-Choisir, the French spend an average of 326 euros for the purchase of their smartphone … It almost never leaves our pocket. The  smartphone is everywhere, and to acquire one, users are willing to pay hundreds of euros. But how exactly? The “You and your smartphone” survey, conducted in February 2018 among …

The Chinese Space Station Disintegrated over the Pacific

As it fell to Earth, the Chinese space station Tiangong-1 disintegrated over the Pacific on Monday 2nd April. There was no damage. The Chinese space station Tiangong-1 disintegrated Monday in full flight as it returned to the Earth over the Pacific, after two years of uncontrolled evolution into orbit. US air force confirms #Tiangong1 reentry this morning at ~02:16 CEST over …

Blackberry Attacks Facebook for Patent Infringement

TECHNOLOGY: The company, Blackberry claims that Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp violate its patents The Canadian technology company, Blackberry, which stopped making smartphones to concentrate on software, said Tuesday it filed a complaint against Facebook for violating its patents for messaging applications of the US social network. BlackBerry accuses Facebook, and its subsidiaries Instagram and WhatsApp, of …

Marseille’s Wiko Brand of Mobiles Becomes 100% Chinese

The brand of portable Wiko, which presents itself as the only “French enterprise” of mobile phones, said Thursday its passage under the total control of its Chinese shareholder Tinno already super-majority. “After seven years of partnership, […] Wiko has become a major partner in the global activity with Tinno.  For both companies, merge was a natural …

Ariane 5: The Two Satellites were Sent into Orbit … But not in the Right Place

The two telecommunications satellites on board the European Ariane 5 which took off from French Guiana, was put into orbit, not the right place. The two telecommunications satellites on board the European Ariane 5 which took off Thursday from French Guiana, was put into orbit, but not in the right place. Arianespace  however hoped a future “repositioning of …

For the First Time, the Price of Bitcoin exceeds $ 15,000

CRYPTOCURRENCY: It looks more and more like a bubble . The price of Bitcoin continued its surge Thursday to exceed for the first time in its history the threshold of $ 15,000, thanks to a jump of over 50% in a week. It looks more and more like a bubble . The price of Bitcoin continued its surge Thursday to exceed for the first time in …