SpaceX wants to put very high speed in planes

SpaceX has just announced the launch of its satellite Internet service for aircraft with a speed of up to 350 Mbps. From next year, the first travelers will be able to make video calls from the air. Not so long ago, a plane flight meant complete disconnection from the Internet for a couple of hours. … Read more

Microsoft outage: gradual return to normal

Nearly 3 hours after the first reports, Microsoft said on Twitter that it had “reverted” a recent configuration update that caused the problem, according to the company. “We are monitoring the return to normal of all services, and some customers are reporting an attenuation” disturbances, wrote the group shortly before 11:00 GMT (12:00 in Paris). … Read more

Microsoft invests several billion more dollars in the creator of ChatGPT

Microsoft had already invested $1 billion in OpenAI in 2019, and another $2 billion in 2021. SAUL LOEB / AFP The tech group is strengthening its partnership with OpenAI, whose artificial intelligence tools will integrate Microsoft products. Microsoft believes in OpenAI more than ever. The tech group announced on Monday that it has invested “several … Read more

Elon Musk announces a new, more expensive subscription to hide ads on Twitter

Twitter owner Elon Musk announced on Saturday, in a series of messages on his social network, that the latter will soon offer a “more expensive subscription which will allow you to no longer have advertising”. It would be a radical change in business model from Twitter, which has so far relied on targeted advertising for … Read more

Microsoft could cut up to 10,000 jobs

By Le Figaro with AFP Posted on 01/18/2023 at 02:01, Update on 01/18/2023 at 06:19 Microsoft is due to release its quarterly results on January 24. Its turnover is expected to increase by only 2.7% over one year. Mike Segar/REUTERS This represents 5% of the workforce of the IT company, which has some 220,000 employees. … Read more

After Amazon, Meta and Microsoft, Google cuts thousands of jobs worldwide

Law of the series or real underlying trend? After Amazon, Meta and Microsoft, the parent company of Google – Alphabet – announced on Friday January 20 the elimination of 12,000 jobs worldwide. In total, this concerns approximately 6% of the company’s total workforce. Alphabet had nearly 187,000 employees worldwide at the end of September 2022. … Read more

OpenAI, Elon Musk, Microsoft… Who is behind the artificial intelligence phenomenon?

Difficult to miss ChatGPT at the beginning of the year. Accessible to the public since the end of November, this stunning computer program has introduced the greatest number of people to the latest advances in so-called generative artificial intelligence through its ability to search, sort, structure and present original answers in a few seconds, consistent … Read more

TikTok influencers boycott Amazon in support of unionization

The suspension of any partnership to obtain better working conditions for Amazon employees: young creators of the TikTok platform are using their popularity to bend the e-commerce giant. With the “People Over Prime” campaign, 70 influencers of the social network, accumulating more than 51 million subscribers, launched a petition to put pressure on Amazon in … Read more

The TV mega-franchise war rages between Amazon Prime Video and HBO Max

Launched on Sunday by HBO Max, the series House of the Dragon is available on OCS in France Courtesy HBO With “The Rings of Power” and “House of the Dragon”, the two streaming giants are playing big. Dragons on one side. Hobbits and Elves on the other. And a battle that promises to be epic … Read more

Buy local… on Amazon | LesAffaires.com

The store was launched without fanfare “this year”, confirms the American company by email. (Photo: 123RF) LA TECHNO PORTE CONSEIL is a section that makes you discover platforms, new tools or new functionalities that can be implemented easily and quickly in your daily work, in addition to demystifying current tech trends. THE TECHNO DOOR ADVICE. … Read more