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

Conservative social network Parler authorized by Google again

Google on Friday ended the suspension of popular conservative social network Parler, ousted from its app download platform after the attack on the Capitol in January 2021 due to an overly lax moderation policy on content inciting the violence. All apps on Google Play that feature content created by its users must implement specific moderation … 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

How Google thwarted the biggest cyberattack in history

You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] What is a cyberattack? With the development of the Internet and the cloud, cyberattacks are becoming more frequent and sophisticated. Who is behind these attacks and for what purpose? What are the methods of hackers and what are the most massive cyberattacks? Tens of millions. It is the … 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

TikTok, Facebook and Instagram track their users

TikTok, Instagram or even Facebook collect passwords, payment card codes and other sensitive data via a simple computer code, announces the independent researcher and former engineer at Google Felix Krause. These applications, among the most downloaded in the world, would use, according to Felix Krause, a pixel which is a computer code usually used by … 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