Nexus 6, Nexus 9, Android Lollipop… Google strong

The timing was almost too perfect. 24 hours before the new ads from Apple concerning, inter alia, its new iPad, Google has decided to fire a salvo of which he has the secret with, excuse the low, the launch of a new smartphone, a new Tablet and a new version of Android. The internet giant intends not to be outdone by his comrade to Apple who surfed on the dynamics of its two iPhone 6 and...

Why the Arte series on capitalism is a shipwreck

“Tuesday, a document on the largest of predators.” So is announced in the newspapers the mass-production capitalism that Arte has programmed every week on 6 episodes, from 14 to 28 October. And to make things clear, the Visual accompanying the pub shows us a ticket of $ 100, sinking into the waves. Actually, this series is a shipwreck… Not by the means implemented – Arte...

Why Dassault could not hope to sell the Rafale to the Br

There are two ways to see the victory of the Swedish Saab Gripen fighter in the competition for 36 devices, confirmed yesterday by Brasilia. The first is that of the self-flagellation French: a new flop resounding to the Rafale after the Korea of the South, Singapore or the Morocco, and this time, supreme humiliation, face a priori smaller than American mastodons, Swedish competitor....

Financial DSK seeks a “suspended payment’

The Corporation of assets AK Asset Management of Dominique Strauss – Kahn on Friday called Luxembourg justice to be placed in a procedure of “suspension of payments”, announced Monday, October 27, the Luxembourg regulator of the financial sector. “A request for suspension of payments was introduced by AK Asset Management Luxembourg society at the Luxembourg District...

EU: will the 300 billion euros of investment plan work?

Emmanuel Macron handed layer. Following François Holland and Matteo Renzi, the Minister of the economy argued, Sunday, October 12, the case of the plan of European investment proposed by the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker. “Europe needs a New Deal” he notably said in an interview with the Journal du dimanche. This ‘Juncker plan’ which plans to...

When Polytechnic joins Orange, Thales and Keyrus in big

Big Data is now on everyone’s lips. Companies have finally understood the interest of the megadonnees. Projects in the field were thus multiplied by six in two years, according to a recent barometer, directed by the groupe d’Etudes IDC for EMC Corporation. The European Union has meanwhile committed to invest 500 million euros in Big Data between 2016 and n/a And the France he...

Paris, new headquarters of global sovereign wealth funds

This is a discreet note in the calendar of this 20 October by the president of the Republic: “Dinner with foreign institutional investors”. No more details. However, in the wake of the strategic Council for attractiveness, it is sovereign fund leaders weighing a total of n/a billion dollars that will encircle, from 20 h 30 around François Holland. In the salons of the Elysee, a real...

Absence of agreement, the Argentina ends to default on i

The Argentina and American hedge funds have failed to reach agreement Wednesday, July 30 on debt of Buenos Aires, who now finds himself in a situation of non-payment. Rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S & P) had lowered the Argentina up a notch to “default selective” a little before the Argentine Minister of economy Axel Kicillof announces to the press from New York that...

Viehbacher too American for Sanofi?

It is an article of the echoes that set fire to the powder. The economic journal, the Board of Directors of Sanofi, which met Monday, 27 October, on the eve of the publication of quarterly results, should focus on the replacement of Chris Viehbacher, the Director general of the french pharmaceutical group. Serge Weinberg is the non-Executive Chairman. Of German and Canadian nationality,...

Christophe de Margerie is a funny pattern of the CAC 40

“Mister de Margerie, an autograph, please.” Like a rock star, Christophe de Margerie takes the sheet and put his signature in relying on the back of her admirer. This unlikely scene unfolds in China, at Tsinghua University, in the suburbs of Beijing, where a Saturday in late March, the CEO of Total Board on the energy transition. Some 400 students listen well wisely. Then he asked...