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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Brazil takes action against fires in the Amazon

Brazil Takes Action Against Fires in the Amazon

Demonstrations took place in various cities in Brazil In defence of the “lung of the planet” where fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest Under international pressure, Brazil finally came into action Sunday 25th August 2019 in the Amazon, two C-130 Hercules aircraft dropping the first tens of thousands of litres of water over the rainforest where the number of fires progressed. […]

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GAFA tax "à la française" in the process of being adopted, the United States launch an investigation

GAFA Tax “à la Française” in the Process of Being Adopted, the United States Launch an Investigation

The “GAFA” tax, on the digital giants, must be definitively adopted by Parliament. At the same time, the United States is launching an investigation into the effects of this tax. The Parliament should adopt definitively Thursday 11th July 2019, for a final Senate vote for right-wing majority, the introduction of a tax on “Gafa”, making France one of the first […]

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Netflix accounts for nearly a quarter of Internet traffic in France

Netflix Accounts for Nearly a Quarter of Internet Traffic in France

INTERNET: With Netflix, Google, Akamai and Facebook, we even surpass 50% for only four content providers Watching Stranger Things in 4K consumes bytes! Four major content providers – Netflix, Google, Akamai and Facebook – alone account for 53% of French Internet traffic, Netflix is the undisputed champion according to the report on the state of the internet released Thursday by […]

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The e-commerce giant Amazon is thinking about creating a connected bracelet, able to detect our emotions.

Amazon Imagines a Connected Bracelet, able to Detect our Emotions

A bracelet able to recognise our sadness, our joy or our stress. And that, only thanks to the voice. This is the new idea of ​​the American firm Amazon. What if a bracelet could detect your mood? This is the new project (a little crazy) imagined by the giant Amazon . His name: Dylan . Through the reading of internal documents and a testimony collected internally, […]

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The Senate examines Tuesday and Wednesday at first reading the proposed GAFA tax on the digital giants,

The “Gafa Tax” Validated by the Senate to Impose on the Digital Giants

The GAFA tax that must target the digital giants such as Facebook and Google has been validated by the Senate Wednesday 22nd May, 2019. Members and senators still have to agree. The majority Senate on the right has voted by show of hands, on the night of Tuesday, May 21 to Wednesday, May 22, 2019, […]

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