The 10 news of the week

by bold-lichterman

The theme of the next LeWeb London… The keys to a successful pitch… The SuperBowl on Twitter… Hailo competes with Uber… 10 news highlights of the week:

  • Confidential of the week : In judicial recovery, the Dagobert agency is currently in talks with potential buyers and investors. Its president, Olivier Debin, detailed the situation to FrenchWeb during an interview on Skype.


  • Announcement of the week : We were all waiting for it, the theme of the next English edition of the LeWeb conference has finally fallen! This year, the Digital Hippies and the sharing economy Will be in the spotlight during these two days of event, on June 5 and 6.
  • Tips of the week : Startuppers, do you dream of convincing an assembly with a snap of your fingers? This week, FrenchWeb gives you the 15 commandments for a successful pitch, to help you become a true exercise rockstar.
  • The event of the week : The 47th edition of the SuperBowl was followed by 108.4M viewers. But still ? Our expert Hubert Munyazikwiye returned this week to the event figures on Twitter… Impressive!


  • The lifting of the week : It is that ofHailo, a young British start-up competing with Uber, which is reportedly in the process of finalizing a fundraising of $ 30M. The latter had already raised $ 17M in March 2012.
  • The start-up of the week : Zoom on Wimi, a solution for sharing documents and managing projects in collaborative mode. Launched in beta a year ago, it claims 3,400 accounts to date and expects 35,000 corporate customers by the end of 2013.
  • The number of the week : 10M €. This is the turnover of Brazilian e-commerce, up 30%. Xavier Penat reports on the Brazilian internet market and its opportunities in the chronicle of Sao Paulo # 2.
  • The calendar of the week : Dataconnections… WorldCup BeMyApp… Neo-Media, New Trades Social Media Week… Mobile World Congress… FrenchWeb took stock of the month of February and found you 7 events Not to be missed.


  • Campaign of the week : Glamor magazine changes format, and let us know. For the occasion, Condé Nast launched a interactive campaign with, as guest, Victoria Bedos. To test as quickly as possible with friends!
  • Reading of the week : Two weeks after the end of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Olivier Ezratty publishes his usual Annual Report of the event. He deciphers all the products and solutions presented at CES and looks back on some significant offers from 2012.