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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The beach of Parée-Préneau in Saint Hilaire de Riez, Vendée

In 2020, Google’s Enhanced Internet will Enter France by Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez

The French web needs more power. In 2020, Google will connect the US and France with a transatlantic cable that will lead to Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, Vendée. Dunant project! This is the name of the future transatlantic private cable that will link the US and France, in order to optimize the performance of the French internet. A project led jointly by the […]

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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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Google abandons tablets to favor laptops

Google Gives up Tablets and will Focus on Laptops

STRATEGY: Mountain View Firm, Google Leaves the Tablet Market to Focus on Laptops Google and tablets, it’s almost over. The company of Mountain View cut short the rumours by indicating, this Thursday, June 20, its intention to interrupt the work of development of its new tablets. The firm confirmed this information from the Computerworld site by the voice of Rick Osterloh, Google’s […]

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Google launches "RCS", a messaging service supposed to replace SMS

“RCS”: Google Launches its Messaging Service to Replace SMS

This new messaging service, RCS, allows users of Android devices to access more features Google is about to launch an instant messaging service to replace SMS, as has already done Apple with its iMessages. Called “RCS”, this technology will be installed directly in the Messages application on Android devices, reports Presse Citron. The new service will provide users with […]

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Tinder agrees to share personal data with Russian authorities

Tinder Agrees to Share the Personal Data of its Users with the Russian Authorities

The dating app, Tinder will provide personal data information on users at the request of the authorities and will have to store its data on Russian territory This is the end of the personal data of Tinder users in Russia. Roskomnadzor, the Russian agency that oversees communications, technology and media, wants the app to share information […]

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Google, Toshiba, Panasonic ... Huawei under pressure after the defection of large groups

Google, Toshiba, Panasonic … Huawei Under Pressure after the Defection of Large Groups

After Google, Toshiba and several major groups stop or suspend their relationship with Chinese Huawei, victim of a decision by Washington to blacklist it. The Japanese electronics giant Panasonic joined Thursday, May 23, 2019 the list of groups that announced cut some links with the Chinese manufacturer of smartphones , noting the decision of Washington to place Huawei on blacklist. […]

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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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Google cuts Huawei access to android and google services

Google Cuts Huawei Access to the Android license and all its Services

The US giant Google applies the latest Trump decree on trade with foreign companies. Huawei smartphones will be deprived of Google Play. Thunderblast in the telecom world. The US giant Google , whose Android system equips the vast majority of smartphones in the world, announced Monday, May 20, 2019 that it was cutting the bridges with Huawei , a decision with serious consequences […]

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Microsoft and Sony to work together with Cloud Gaming

Playstation / Xbox: Surprise Union Between Microsoft and Sony in Cloud Gaming

The union seems unlikely, and resonates on Thursday as a thunderclap in the microcosm of the video game: Sony and Microsoft, the two rivals, will work hand in hand! The first, Sony, is Japanese (Tokyo) and is the creator of the PlayStation 4 . The second, Microsoft , is American (Redmond) and manufactures Xbox One. In the video game console market, both […]

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