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Réforme des retraites : le paradoxe de l’emploi des seniors

Gouvernement et partenaires sociaux ont repris les concertations, mardi, sur la réforme des retraites avec au menu l’emploi des seniors : la réforme prévoit de retarder le départ à la retraite des Français alors que la moitié d’entre eux ne travaillent déjà plus quand ils atteignent 62 ans.
2020-01-07

Réforme des retraites : la stratégie d'Emmanuel Macron à coups de concessions

Le gouvernement multiplie les concessions secteur par secteur depuis le discours du Premier ministre le 11 décembre, au risque de proposer un système universel des retraites qui n’en aura plus que le nom. Mais pour Emmanuel Macron, qui a prononcé ses vœux aux Français mardi soir, l’essentiel est ailleurs.
2019-12-31

Das macht eine gute Thermodrohne aus

Von Grundstücks- und Gebäudeinspektionen bis zum Einsatz im Katastrophenfall: Eine Drohne mit Wärmebildkamera hat mehrere spezielle Einsatzbereiche. Wir zeigen Ihnen einige der besten Modelle.
2020-01-07

Wenn James Cameron das Auto der Zukunft designen darf

Die CES in Las Vegas stand bisher für neueste Gadgets aus der Unterhaltungsindustrie. Jetzt wurden hier gleich mehrere Autos vorgestellt: Unter anderem ein Elektro-Sportwagen von Sony – und eine ökologische Science-Fiction-Flunder von Mercedes.
2020-01-07

Vœux d'Emmanuel Macron : "La réforme des retraites sera menée à son terme"

Attendu au tournant pour ses vœux de fin d'année en plein mouvement social contre la réforme des retraites, le président Emmanuel Macron a affirmé, mardi soir, que la réforme des retraites serait "menée à son terme" et a demandé à son Premier ministre Édouard Philippe de trouver "la voie d'un compromis rapide".
2019-12-31

Réforme des retraites : le paradoxe de l’emploi des seniors

Gouvernement et partenaires sociaux ont repris les concertations, mardi, sur la réforme des retraites avec au menu l’emploi des seniors : la réforme prévoit de retarder le départ à la retraite des Français alors que la moitié d’entre eux ne travaillent déjà plus quand ils atteignent 62 ans.
2020-01-07

ByteDance & TikTok have secretly built a deepfakes maker

TikTok parent company ByteDance has built technology to let you insert your face into videos starring someone else. TechCrunch has learned that ByteDance has developed an unreleased feature using life-like deepfakes technology that the app’s code refers to as Face Swap. Code in both TikTok and its Chinese sister app Douyin asks users to take […]
2020-01-03

Daily Crunch: Facebook bans deepfakes

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Facebook bans deceptive deepfakes and some misleadingly modified media In a policy update announced late yesterday, Facebook’s Monika Bickert wrote that […]
2020-01-07

Spotify prototypes Tastebuds to revive social music discovery

Spotify is prototyping a new way to see what friends have been listening to, called “Tastebuds.” Despite how discovering music is inherently social, Spotify has no features for directly interacting with friends within its mobile app after axing its own inbox in 2017 and keeping its Friend Activity ticker restricted to desktop. It seemed like […]
2019-12-18

Derrière la polémique BlackRock, l’ombre de la retraite par capitalisation

La Légion d’honneur attribuée mercredi au patron de la branche française de BlackRock a suscité beaucoup de commentaires et mis en lumière un point majeur, mais jusqu’ici peu évoqué, du projet de réforme des retraites : la montée en puissance d’un système complémentaire par capitalisation.
2020-01-02

Interpol a transmis au Liban un mandat d'arrêt international pour Carlos Ghosn

Le Liban a reçu une demande d'arrestation d'Interpol pour Carlos Ghosn, le magnat de l'automobile déchu ayant fui le Japon pour Beyrouth. Cependant, cette organisation intergouvernementale ne peut contraindre les services chargés de l’application de la loi d’un pays à arrêter une personne faisant l’objet d’une notice rouge.
2020-01-02

Réforme des retraites : le paradoxe de l’emploi des seniors

Gouvernement et partenaires sociaux ont repris les concertations, mardi, sur la réforme des retraites avec au menu l’emploi des seniors : la réforme prévoit de retarder le départ à la retraite des Français alors que la moitié d’entre eux ne travaillent déjà plus quand ils atteignent 62 ans.
2020-01-07

Das macht eine gute Thermodrohne aus

Von Grundstücks- und Gebäudeinspektionen bis zum Einsatz im Katastrophenfall: Eine Drohne mit Wärmebildkamera hat mehrere spezielle Einsatzbereiche. Wir zeigen Ihnen einige der besten Modelle.
2020-01-07

Singapore: New Pilot Project Uses Blockchain for Life Insurance Claims

Media company Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), insurance firm NTUC Income (Income), and LumenLab, MetLife’s Asia innovation center, have teamed up to pilot a blockchain platform aimed at automating the life insurance claim process, the companies said on Monday. Using LifeChain, a technology developed by LumenLab, SPH will encrypt and share verification data used for obituary […] The post Singapore: New Pilot Project Uses Blockchain for Life Insurance Claims appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-18

Blockchain-Powered Professional Network Indorse Gets Backing From India’s Top Media Group

Brand Capital, the strategic investment arm of The Times Group, India’s largest media group, will invest up to US$6.5 million in Indorse, a blockchain-powered professional network. The company will make an initial investment of US$2 million as a convertible note at a valuation of US$15 million with the option of a further tranche of US$4.5 […] The post Blockchain-Powered Professional Network Indorse Gets Backing From India’s Top Media Group appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-20

Japan’s First Blockchain Game Crypt-Oink Expands To English-Speaking Markets; Partners With CryptoKitties

Crypt-Oink, Japan’s first blockchain game, is expanding its breedable, collectible and tradable racing pigs to English-language markets with an exclusive collaboration with CryptoKitties, the company said on Thursday. Created by Japan-based developer Good Luck 3, Crypt-Oink is a decentralized application (DApp) running on the Ethereum network. The game lets users breed, collect and trade digital […] The post Japan’s First Blockchain Game Crypt-Oink Expands To English-Speaking Markets; Partners With CryptoKitties appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-16

Payment Startup Xfers Teams Up With Zilliqa To Integrate Blockchain, Smart Contracts

Payment company Xfers has partnered with blockchain startup Zilliqa to explore the use of blockchain and smart contracts to bring greater speed, efficiency and transparency to payment solutions for enterprises, the company said on Tuesday. Xfers, a Singapore-based payment processing gateway offering credit card processing and Internet banking transfers, will leverage Zilliqa’s smart contract functionalities […] The post Payment Startup Xfers Teams Up With Zilliqa To Integrate Blockchain, Smart Contracts appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-18

Dapper Labs Announces Cheeze Wizards Hackathon in Lead up to The First Official Tournament

Dapper Labs, creators of the massively popular Ethereum game, Cryptokitties have announced a hackathon for their latest creation, inviting developers to build on top of the game for the chance to win cash prizes, limited edition crypto-collectibles and the chance to have their projects reviewed by the Dapper Labs team and their investors including Union […] The post Dapper Labs Announces Cheeze Wizards Hackathon in Lead up to The First Official Tournament appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-07-24

Democratizing the Platform Economy: The Quiet Revolution Through Blockchain

Blockchain – a bursting bubble or disruptive transformation? The Internet has created digital marketplaces that efficiently bring supply and demand together. The success of tech giants such as Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon, but also Tencent and Alibaba, can be largely explained by their two-sided digital marketplaces and the resulting platform economy. The platform companies […] The post Democratizing the Platform Economy: The Quiet Revolution Through Blockchain appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-08-05

Payment Startup Xfers Teams Up With Zilliqa To Integrate Blockchain, Smart Contracts

Payment company Xfers has partnered with blockchain startup Zilliqa to explore the use of blockchain and smart contracts to bring greater speed, efficiency and transparency to payment solutions for enterprises, the company said on Tuesday. Xfers, a Singapore-based payment processing gateway offering credit card processing and Internet banking transfers, will leverage Zilliqa’s smart contract functionalities […] The post Payment Startup Xfers Teams Up With Zilliqa To Integrate Blockchain, Smart Contracts appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-18

Bull Bitcoin CEO Pouliot: SegWit Activation Process Showed Value of Running a Node

During the opening panel of this year’s Understanding Bitcoin conference in Malta, some prominent members of the Bitcoin community reflected on the block size limit controversy and the eventual activation of Segregated Witness (SegWit). One of the individuals involved in the conversation was Bull Bitcoin CEO Francis Pouliot, who was working at The Bitcoin Embassy […] The post Bull Bitcoin CEO Pouliot: SegWit Activation Process Showed Value of Running a Node appeared first on Coinjournal.
2019-06-28