US information giant Google sets up shop in Nairobi

Published on : 04/23/2022 – 19:06 The American information giant Google has chosen Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, to set up its very first development center on the continent. Google is coming with an investment portfolio of more than KSh 115 billion (Kenyan shilling), or nearly $1 billion, over the next five years and plans to … Read more

Google finally gives in and will allow all cookies to be refused in Europe

It took several financial penalties for Google to finally agree to give in and comply with European legislation. After a fine from the CNIL of 100 million at the end of 2020 and a new one of 150 million euros at the beginning of this year, the search giant announces a new system to manage … Read more

Google Chrome releases new update to install urgently against hacks

Google is once again calling on its users to be vigilant. For the third time since the beginning of the year, the American giant has discovered a security breach targeting its Google Chrome browser, used by more than 3.2 billion people around the world and particularly targeted by hackers. Named CVE-2022-1364, this vulnerability is already … Read more

Amazing ‘invisible house’ spotted on Google Maps

In West London, a strange invisible house intrigues passers-by but also Internet users via Google Maps. In London, in the Richmond district, an architect let loose by imagining “an invisible house”. For this, he covered the front facade with mirrors. The effect is so stunning that many passers-by don’t even notice this house. And if … Read more

Google signs with the magazine press

LE FIGARO INFO – The publishers of the magazine press syndicate will receive remuneration for the use of their content by the American giant. It’s the end of a bitter battle that lasted more than two and a half years. On Thursday 14 April, the union of magazine press publishers (SEPM), which represents eighty publishers … Read more

Google and GitHub propose to reduce supply chain hacking | Informatic direction

Howard Solomon – 04/11/2022 Three major IT companies have proposed a way to create tamper-proof versions of apps that reduce the risk of supply chain hacks, like the one against SolarWinds’ chain. Several of the recent high-profile software hacks that alarmed free computing users around the world were consequences of supply chain integrity vulnerabilities, Google … Read more

“But why do it there?”

Stories Unusual stories Published on Friday, April 8, 2022 at 7:47 p.m. By Sudinfo This couple thought they were well isolated in order to have a little privacy in the middle of nature. That was without counting a Google Car driver passing by! In addition to helping people find their way, Google Street View has … Read more

iFixit will sell spare parts of Pixel with the agreement of Google

It is an original association that has been established between Google and iFixit, where the first will provide the second with original spare parts for its Pixels. By the end of the year, iFixit will be able to officially sell parts such as batteries, screens, camera modules, among others, to independent repairers and skilled individuals … Read more

YouTube: Moscow accuses Google of “false information” and bans it from advertising

A photo taken in Toulouse shows the Youtube logo and a smartphone. The Russian telecommunications policeman announced, this Thursday, April 7, to ban Google from advertising in Russia. Roskomnadzor accuses YouTube, owned by the famous American firm, of being “a key platform for the dissemination of ‘fakes’ on the special military operation on the territory … Read more