Category: SERVICE

Amazon to hire 100,000 employees to deal with coronavirus

Starting in April, the online commerce giant will launch a wave of hires to increase its delivery capacity, which will go through warehouse workers and others dedicated to deliveries. If the United States has not yet opted for containment measures, the fact remains that the European Union and the Schengen area have closed their borders,

YouTube to focus on AI moderation during COVID-19 epidemic

To cope with the increase in traffic caused by containment measures ordered in Europe and the United States, but also to limit the number of employees required during this period of epidemic and teleworking, YouTube indicates that it will focus more heavily on artificial intelligence and machine learning for the moderation of its platform. The

YouTube is the mobile app that video enthusiasts spend the most time on

According to a recent study published by AppAnnie, Android smartphone users are unanimous: YouTube is the mobile application on which they spend the most time watching videos. In fact, in 2019, 70% of internet users used YouTube to watch videos. YouTube is the mobile application that dominates the attention market Highlight of the top 5

Brazil to launch PIX, its national instant payment system

The Brazilian central bank plans to launch PIX, an instant payment system, much like PayPal but in a national version. As NFCW relays, it should be available next November and allow consumers to make payments, but also money transfers, in seconds, hours or days. With PIX, the central bank of Brazil wants to make instant

Wikipedia co-founder launches a social network without ads

A very daring project launched by Jimmy Wales, who will try to exist against the mastodon Facebook. WT: Social for WikiTribune is a new player in the sector yet very clogged social networks. Where Facebook, Instagram and Twitter have reigned supreme for more than a decade, despite various scandals related to the confidentiality of user

Apple could propose a pack of its services in 2020

Apple today offers many services via paid subscription. And unfortunately, there is currently no pack by grouping several. In other words, you have to subscribe to each separately if you want to take advantage of it. A pack could see the day in 2020. For some time now, there have been rumors that Apple may

Microsoft will stop his Cortana on iOS and Android early 2020

When we think of voice assistants today, we think first of Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. Then come the Apple Siri and other Microsoft Cortana. But they are still there. Microsoft had tried to live his on iOS and Android, without success. With Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa on the front of the stage with

Edge Chromium: a first version is available in test

Microsoft has announced the arrival of a new version of its Edge browser under Chromium compatible with machines using a 64-bit ARM processor. It has been known for some days that the development of the first stable version of Edge Chromium, the new Microsoft Internet browser that uses the same rendering engine of Chrome, is

Google prepares a paid subscription to the Play Store

Inspired by the future Apple Play service, Google is testing a formula giving access to games and apps for 4.99 euros per month. All the operators and all the publishers know it: the paid subscription is much more lucrative than the sale by the unit. This is especially true for Netflix-like services, which gives unlimited