Our selection of equipment to save your electricity

Signify has just launched the first class A LED bulb (€13), available in 40W and 60W equivalent, which claims a lifespan of 50,000 hours, or 50 years. RON DE WIT THE FIGARO SELECTION – Technology represents a serious asset for resisting the rise in energy prices. Discover our ten solutions to limit energy losses. Oil, … Read more

Fiber makes you cringe

By Elsa Bembaron Posted yesterday at 7:03 p.m., Update yesterday at 9:01 p.m. Network splicers are often singled out by fiber users. gabort – stock.adobe.com ANALYSIS – The difficulties related to the deployment of this technology are worrying as the ADSL shutdown is looming. The fiber turns into itchy hair. Minister, local elected officials, representatives … Read more

Prophesee, the great success of French deeptech

ANALYSIS – With its breakthrough technology, the tricolor nugget is attracting the interest of prestigious funds around the world and giants like Sony or Meta. This is called disruptive technology. Inspired by the way the human eye works with the brain, the sensors developed by the French company Prophesee radically change the approach to artificial … Read more

Google Maps wants to save fuel for French motorists

To save money and emit less CO2, motorists can opt for “alternative routes” offered by the application in addition to the fastest route. This is a feature that should interest the French concerned about their ecological footprint, and perhaps even more those who need to save money in view of galloping inflation. Google Maps is … Read more

the site of the oil tanker marred by accident

By Tom Kerkour Posted 57 minutes ago, Update just now Google is investigating the source of the incident. Screenshot A text criticizing the position of TotalEnergies vis-à-vis Russia is attached to its official site. “Total is not only a profiteer of the crisis: its profits are made on human lives by supplying fuel to Russian … Read more

Bitcoin drops below $20,000

Cryptocurrency is a victim of US monetary policy. The value of the queen of cryptocurrencies continues to drop. This Monday, August 29, the value of bitcoin fell below the symbolic level of 20,000 dollars. One token is worth around $19,526 (-5%), the lowest value since July 13. Other digital currencies like Ethereum also fell. This … Read more

Google attacked before the CNIL for its advertising emails

Google “sends unsolicited emails to Gmail users straight to their inbox,” says Noyb. The association for the defense of the privacy of Internet users Noyb has filed a complaint with the Cnil against the advertising emails sent by Google to users of its Gmail email service, it announced on Wednesday. The Cnil confirmed the filing … Read more

Google accuses two dads of child pornography, for taking naked photos of their child for the pediatrician

Both fathers lost access to their contacts, email, photos and other documents. wolterke / stock.adobe.com Google’s automated tool that detects sensitive content can sometimes be wrong, but the accounts themselves remain blocked and deleted. Stupor for Mark*, an American citizen, when he receives a notification from Google. “It appears that this account has been used … Read more

Another sharp fall in the price of bitcoin

The value of the queen of cryptocurrencies fell by 7.7% this Friday morning. While its price had stabilized and analysts thought it had bottomed out, bitcoin slipped again this Friday morning. At 6:30 a.m., the price of the queen of cryptocurrencies fell by 7.7%, leading the value of a token to 21,404 dollars (21,218 euros). … Read more

Microsoft and Google also suffer, but reassure Wall Street

By Chloe Woitier Posted 1 hour ago, Update 1 hour ago The two American giants have reassured the financial markets. Goodpics – stock.adobe.com / Morad HEGUI / Mariakray – stock.adobe.com Despite a slowdown in their growth, the two groups remain solid in their core businesses. Wall Street breathed a sigh of relief. While an economic … Read more