Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: a modest but mature Tech ecosystem

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: a modest but mature Tech ecosystem

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Auvergne Rhone Alpes a modest but mature Tech ecosystem

Credit: Shutterstock Find the second episode of our podcast A Region, An Ecosystem which will allow us to meet each tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem in the regions of France. And to continue this Tour de France, we are focusing on the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. What are the specificities of this ecosystem? What are the favorite sectors […]

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IA: the former CEO of Yahoo launches a contact management app on iPhone

IA: the former CEO of Yahoo launches a contact management app on iPhone

IA the former CEO of Yahoo launches a contact management

Marissa Mayer, the former boss of Yahoo. Former Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer on Wednesday announced the launch of Sunshine Contacts, an app that allows iPhone users to better organize their contacts using artificial intelligence. ” Sunshine develops and uses artificial intelligence and other cutting-edge technologies to automate concrete, everyday tasks ”, indicates a press release. […]

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FrenchFounders calls on Géraldine Le Meur to manage its first investment fund

FrenchFounders calls on Géraldine Le Meur to manage its first investment fund

FrenchFounders calls on Geraldine Le Meur to manage its first

FrenchFounders adds a new stage to its rocket to support the founders and leaders of French-speaking companies around the world. To support start-ups in their international expansion, the business club has just set up an investment fund which aims to co-invest in early-stage (seed, pre-series A and series A), little imports the sector, while relying […]

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Earthcube raises 20 million euros from the French Ministry of the Armed Forces and becomes Preligens

Earthcube raises 20 million euros from the French Ministry of the Armed Forces and becomes Preligens

Earthcube raises 20 million euros from the French Ministry of

Credit: Preligens (ex-Earthcube). The French start-up Earthcube, specializing in the analysis of geospatial data assisted by artificial intelligence (AI), has raised 20 million euros from three funds, including one from the Ministry of the Armed Forces, in order to continue its growth, according to a press release released Thursday. This fundraising was carried out with […]

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Facebook: why moderators consider themselves “sacrificed” by the social network

Facebook: why moderators consider themselves “sacrificed” by the social network

Facebook why moderators consider themselves sacrificed by the social network

Dozens of Facebook moderators who consider themselves “sacrificed” by the social network have signed a damning letter for the company, which assures that the sanitary conditions of employees returning to offices are better than all the minimum criteria imposed by the authorities . “Facebook needs us. It’s time for you to recognize this and value […]

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IPhone slowed down: in the face of litigation, Apple agrees to pay $ 113 million

IPhone slowed down: in the face of litigation, Apple agrees to pay $ 113 million

1606236920 IPhone slowed down in the face of litigation Apple agrees

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple. Credit: Shutterstock Apple has agreed to pay $ 113 million to end the lawsuits and proceedings against it in some 30 US states that accuse it of reducing the performance of old iPhone models to spare batteries. The sum will be divided between California and 33 other states, according to […]

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Why Saudi Arabia will invest $ 20 billion in artificial intelligence

Why Saudi Arabia will invest $ 20 billion in artificial intelligence

1606236680 Why Saudi Arabia will invest 20 billion in artificial

Credits: Phonlamai Photo / shutterstock. Riyadh will invest $ 20 billion (around 16.9 billion euros) in artificial intelligence by 2030, the world’s leading crude oil exporter seeking to diversify its economy amid falling gold prices black, authorities said Thursday. The Arab world’s largest economy launched an artificial intelligence strategy in October to attract investors as […]

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European cloud: 180 companies join the Franco-German Gaia X project

European cloud: 180 companies join the Franco-German Gaia X project

European cloud 180 companies join the Franco German Gaia X project

Gaia X, the project which aims to bring out European standards in terms of “cloud” (dematerialized computing) had a full house for its first convention on Wednesday and Thursday, with more than 5,000 registered professionals, said project managers. According to Gaia X figures, 180 companies or institutions are now members, including around thirty non-European. The […]

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IBM strengthens in AI and hybrid cloud with new acquisition

IBM strengthens in AI and hybrid cloud with new acquisition

IBM to split up activities to focus on cloud and

The American IT giant IBM is pursuing its ambitions in the hybrid cloud and artificial intelligence with the acquisition of the German-American startup Instana, specializing in the performance management of applications in the cloud. If the amount of the operation has not been communicated, we know that the startup has raised $ 57 million since […]

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