In Brazil, record deforestation in the Amazon since January

Brazil: Record Deforestation in the Amazon since January

GREEN LUNG: According to official data: 1,202 km2 of forest disappeared in brazil during the first four months of this year, 55% more than during the same period of 2019 Pessimism is in order regarding the Amazon. Figures indeed suggest a new dark year for the largest tropical forest in the world. According to official data published on Friday, deforestation thus […]

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Amazon's distribution centers remain closed until Wednesday, April 22, 2020 inclusive.

Amazon Extends Closure of Distribution Centres

While their activity was initially to be suspended until Monday 20th April 2020, Amazon has announced that it will extend the closure of its distribution centres for two days. Amazon will not resume service immediately. Sentenced Tuesday 14th April 2020 by the court of Nanterre (Hauts-de-Seine) to deliver only essential products (food, medical and hygiene), the giant of […]

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Amazon can only deliver essential items only

No More Books and Appliances, Amazon can only Deliver Essentials

Tuesday 14th April 2020, the court of Nanterre (Hauts-de-Seine) condemned Amazon for not having respected the sanitary measures in its warehouses to face the coronavirus. Victory (partial) for Amazon employees. Brought to justice because of the opening of its warehouses in France without respecting the sanitary measures imposed against the coronavirus, the online commerce giant was condemned Tuesday 14th April […]

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Amazon has implemented new health measures for employees during coronavirus epidemic

Coronavirus Covid-19: Amazon Announces Health Measures in the Face of Social Discontent

With confinement, orders on the internet have greatly increased. What about health measures for employees of the giant of online business, Amazon? Masks for the 13,000 or so French employees and temperature control: the American giant of online commerce Amazon reacted on Friday 3rd April 2020 to the grumbling of the union organizations, without calming all the worries faced with […]

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"Copy and Paste" inventor Larry Tesler dead

“Copy and Paste” Inventor Larry Tesler Dead

A graduate of the Stanford University in California, the American computer scientist, Larry Tesler has worked at Yahoo, Amazon and Apple, where he participated in the design of the Macintosh. It is a computer control that you have necessarily used at least once in your life. The very popular “copy and paste” is now an orphan: its inventor, Lawrence “Larry” Tesler, […]

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Pope Francis greets representatives of the indigenous peoples of Amazonia during a homily at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican on October 6, 2019.

Fire in the Amazon: Pope Francis Denounces “Destructive Interests”

The fires that ravaged the Amazon this summer are at the heart of the synod that opened in the Vatican Sunday 6th October 2019 bringing together 113 bishops from the Panamazonian zone. The Pope Francis denounced Sunday 6th October 2019 “the greed of new colonialism” and lamented the fires lit “by interests that destroy,” by opening a synod dedicated to […]

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Personal data being shared by connected tv, causing privacy worries

Personal data: Your Connected TV Shares your Info with Google, Amazon, Netflix and others

PRIVACY: Some connected TV transmits data to Netflix, Google, Amazon, even though no account has been associated with the connected site. Connected TVs deliver our data to third parties. A study conducted by US and British researchers shows that many connected objects transmit private information to Facebook, Amazon, or Google, reports  Futura Tech. The researchers looked at 81 connected objects sold in […]

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Amazon rainforest in Brazil, burns more and more

Brazil: Amazon Rainforest Burns More and More

Despite the ban on burning in certain areas of the Amazon, nearly 4,000 new fires have been recorded in Brazil in the last two days. The fires in Brazil continue to grow, especially in the Amazon, despite the mobilization of the army and the prohibition of burning in the largest tropical forest in the world. According to the National Institute of […]

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The Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro believes that "Europe has no lesson to give" to his country, in the grip of fires ever more intense in the Amazon.

Amazon: Jair Bolsonaro Attacks Europe, Fires Progress

The Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro believes that “Europe has no lesson to give” to his country, in the grip of fires ever more intense in the Amazon. “Europe has no lesson to give” in Brazil. This is what President Jair Bolsonaro launched on Friday 30th August 2019, about the Amazon, where the number of fires has risen sharply the previous day […]

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End of the G7 at Biarritz Marked by Iran and the Commercial Tensions 1

End of the G7 at Biarritz Marked by Iran and the Commercial Tensions

Several hot issues are on the menu this Monday 26th August at the G7 Summit in Biarritz: customs negotiations with the US, tensions with Iran or fires in the Amazon. Last day Monday 26th August 2019 of the G7 summit in Biarritz , a summit marked by the surprise visit of the Iranian Foreign Minister Sunday, the […]

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