France doesn’t want its citizens to say ‘esports’

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France is looking to limit terms like "esports" and other English gaming words in its ongoing fight to preserve the purity of its native language. Gaming News eSports france linguistics video game jargon

Drift Championship in France

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Take place on the 550HP Nissan PS13 of young pilot Jack Shanahan from the round 5 of the french drift championship in France. User Uploads car drift france mountain race

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Gutenberg Statue – Strasbourg, France

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Gutenberg Statue in Merged XR Teleporting You to Place Gutenberg in Strasbourg, France. A statue of Johannes Gutenberg by David d’Angers is installed on Place Gutenberg in Strasbourg, France. The post Gutenberg Statue – Strasbourg, France appeared first on EON Reality. Learn more about the Gutenberg Statue.

Gutenberg Statue – Strasbourg, France

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Gutenberg Statue in Merged XR Teleporting You to Place Gutenberg in Strasbourg, France. A statue of Johannes Gutenberg by David d’Angers is installed on Place Gutenberg in Strasbourg, France. The post Gutenberg Statue – Strasbourg, France appeared first on EON Reality.

Who Is Sabotaging France's Fiber Optic Cables?

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Somebody disabled a large number of France’s fiber optic cables earlier this week. The incident, which is being criminally investigated and has been called an act of “vandalism” and “sabotage,” temporarily disrupted the internet in multiple French cities, including Paris. Read more.

'Downton Abbey: A New Era' heads to France in lavish new trailer

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Downton Abbey: A New Era is almost in theaters in the United States, and the latest trailer for the upcoming film promises drama, fantasy, and a vacation to the South of France. The Dowager Countess (Maggie Smith) has inherited a villa in France, a fact which stuns her family.

France Is on the Brink of Banning Domestic Short-Haul Flights

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France forces Apple to rate how easy it is to repair broken iPhones and MacBooks

Digital Trends

Apple Computing News eu france iPhone m1 MacBook Air macbook pro Tech for GoodApple is posting repairability scores for its popular iPhones and MacBook laptops to comply with new French legislation designed to minimize waste.

Who Is 'Whistleblower Aid', the Group Helping Frances Haugen Blow the Whistle on Facebook?

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Facebook is in the midst of its biggest crisis to date —an impressive feat, no doubt, given the litany of crises preceding it. It’s a safe bet that trust in the company has hit its lowest point in its 17-year history.

France Is Threatening the UK's Power Supply

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The UK is already facing major gas shortages , and now French officials threatening to sever an agreement to supply electricity to the country. The reason?

Researchers Found Glowing Spider Fossils in the South of France

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A team of researchers studying 22.5-million-year-old spider fossils from Aix-en-Provence were taken aback when the petrified pests glowed under a fluorescent microscope. The fluorescence was likely due to the circumstances of the fossilization, the group said. Read more.

France Passes Law Protecting the 'Sensory Identity' of the Countryside

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While conservation efforts in most countries tend to focus on saving endangered animals or plant life, France is going further in an effort to preserve the sensory experiences of its rural areas. Only the French would pass a law that is so poetically existential.

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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen explains how the algorithm is dividing Trevor Noah's audience

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Whistleblower and former Facebook employee Frances Haugen joined Daily Show host Trevor Noah to discuss concerning revelations about the company's impact on society which she famously leaked last year.

Frances Allen, Who Pioneered Faster Software for Computers, Dies at 88

GizModo VR

You may not know who Frances Allen is off the top of your head, but you should. frances allen obituary ibmNot only was she the first female IBM fellow, but she was also the first woman winner of the prestigious Turing Award.

Focusing on AVR Aerospace and Industry 4.0 in France

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France is Banning Video Game Words Because They Aren't French Enough

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French officials are saying “adieu” to popular English video game vocabulary in an effort to preserve their rarified language. Read more. video game gamer dee tiktok human activities video hosting cloud gaming nuage twitch ministry of culture computing video on demand services articles yez

Netflix's La Révolution Imagines Something Sinister in 18th Century France

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But it seems like Netflix’s new French-language alt-history series has something supernatural going on in the heart of France’s most tumultuous period. Well, beyond, like, y’know. The Reign of Terror.

A Second Person in France May Have Caught Deadly Prion Disease From Lab Exposure

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Public research labs in France are temporarily halting their work into prions, after at least two employees are believed to have contracted a rare but universally fatal prion brain disease.

Owatch Exhibition Review of IAAPA Expo 2019 in Paris,France

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Owatch Exhibition Review of IAAPA Expo 2019 in Paris,France.

Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Releases Her 8 Damning SEC Complaints

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Complaints Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen filed to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) accuses the company of lying to the agency, investors, journalists, and Congress.

France to Tech Giants: Pay Up, Buttercup

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California Bill Could Allow Parents to Sue for Their Kid's TikTok Habit

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France Wants the EU to Have More Power to Punish Big Tech When it's Being Very Naughty

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France is reportedly lobbying hard in favor of granting individual European Union member states more power to punish Big Tech when it starts acting a fool.

France’s NewImages festival features VR films and interactive experiences

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Still from the French premiere of film “Pneumo Hacker” by Taiwan’s Poké Poké Creative & Redbit Pictures and the Innolux Education Foundation. Image courtesy NewImages Festival.). If you are a resident of Paris or visiting this week, check out the NewImages Festival. For five days, the “City of Lights” will host an array of innovative VR program that includes virtual reality films as well as outdoor experiences, keynote speeches, and table discussions.

Workers Discover 700-Year-Old Lead Coffin Beneath Notre Dame Cathedral

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Google Drops Fight Against $500 Million Fine Over News Ad Revenue

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After Google fought tooth-and-nail to weasel out of paying news publishers more ad revenue, journalists in France claimed victory on Tuesday.

Air France introduces VR headset for Joon, Their Low Cost Airline

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In July this year, Air France announced plans to launch an airline that specifically targets millennials, raising the question of what, exactly, that actually means. “Joon is Air France’s little sister, who breaks with tradition and takes inspiration from the new expectations of travelers to offer an experience that goes beyond the aircraft doors,” Jean-Michel Mathieu, CEO of Joon, said in a statement.

Instagram Rolls Out Face Recognition for Teen Age Verification

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#911: VTubers & Bridging Japan with France with Akihiko Shirai

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Akihiko Shirai has been doing research and development in VR live entertainment since 1995, and he’s been a key liaison between the XR communities in. Podcast Archive

Hey, Kid, Wanna See Some Leaked Facebook Docs?

GizModo VR

Those came thanks to Facebook employee-turned-whistleblower Frances Haugen, who recently leaked thousands of internal documents, including internal employee discussions, memos, research, and presentations, to a… Read more.

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Moon Knight Star Gaspard Ulliel Dies After Ski Accident

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After being hospitalized yesterday after a serious ski accident at the La Rosière resort in the French Alps, it has been reported that actor Gaspard Ulliel has died of his injuries at age 37. Read more.

How the Facebook Papers Exposed Meta's Moderation Disaster

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Brooklyn VR Arcade VRBAR Has A Bigger Space And Even Bigger Plans

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VRBAR recently launched two short-term partnerships: For “Brooklyn Falls for France” , VRBAR partnered with the French Embassy of the United States as a cultural institution to celebrate French art and creators, including work by Parisian XR studio, Atlas V, as well as Ubisoft escape rooms and Innerscape’s puzzle adventure. We love all of the experiences we are showing and we are honored to be part of the Brooklyn Falls for France showcase,” Doddi shares. “I

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9 Horrifying Facts From the Facebook Whistleblower's New 60 Minutes Interview

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But tonight, we learned how the Journal obtained those documents: A whistleblower named Frances Haugen, who spoke with CBS News’ 60… Read more.

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Central African Republic Becomes Second Country to Accept Bitcoin as Legal Tender

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Bitcoin has officially been recognized as a legal currency in the Central African Republic Agence France-Presse reports, making it the second country in the world to officially adopt it as an official tender.

35 Secret Code Words Facebook Uses to Talk About Its Users and Tools

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One of the most surreal parts of going through the mountain of documents captured from within Facebook’s walls by whistleblower Frances Haugen is seeing the words employees use when discussing some of the company’s most sensitive products and systems.

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Meta's Head of PR Leaves a Company on Fire

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