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Month: juin 2007

Prix Humour et Politique au Press Club de France

….je n’ai pas résisté au plaisir de partager avec vous les petites phrases nominées pour la cinquième année pour le Prix « Press Club, Humour et Politique » du Press Club de France le 3 juillet prochain. Celle de Klarsfeld, qui se présentait dans le 12eme, est exceptionnelle car d’une rare innocence. Et vous, pour […]

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Carloz Diaz secures $5.3 million from Sofinnova and discusses Blue Kiwi development plans.

Blue Kiwi ‘CEO Carlos Diaz announced yesterday that Sofinnova invested €4 million ($5.3 million) in the company to speed up international development of the 1 year old start-up, founded in 2006. BlueKiwi sells an entreprise collaborative social software. The software enables collaborative work within entreprise social networks. An example : allowing a sales force spread […]

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BlackBerrys banned for members of the French government

French President Sarkozy’s government members can’t used their Blackberry’s anymore! For this younger generation, used to email, mobile text message , it’s a handicap in their daily business. Just think about yourself! The French General Secretariat for National Defence (SGDN) assessed that the BlackBerry system is based on servers located in the US and the […]

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How Brash Entertainment LLC raised as much as $400 million.

Brash Entertainment LLC announced on June 4th 2007 that they raised $400 million from investors including ABRY Partners LLC, New York Life Capital Partners, Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance and PPM America. Brash is in the videogame industry, competing against Electronic Arts Inc. Activision Inc and others. For many years, companies in the gaming industry developed […]

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What will Google be in 2010?

Frantz Grenier, from the Journal du Net, asked the question to 5 french tech. leading personalities clockwise Olivier Andrieu – Abondance; François Bourdoncle – Exalead; futurologist Thierry Gaudin; Pierre Chappaz – Netvibes,Wikio and Michel Meyer –Kewego. What i got out of it… By 2010, Google will be an advertising giant, being an advertising agent for […]

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