Connected home


Better me / Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence as a tool for digital inclusion

How is digital exclusion manifested today in France? Today, the phenomenon is well-known and the studies carried out on this subject describe converging tendencies. Digital exclusion concerns slightly more than 15 % of the population. It is due to several factors. First and foremost, it is territorial: 50 % of non-internet users live in municipalities of less […]


Better me / Innovation

CES 2020: Orange’s experience of the international high-tech trade show

At the trade show in Las Vegas, Karine Dussert-Sarthe provides an overview of the innovative high-tech products that will be entering consumers’ lives in the near future.


Research blog / Artificial Intelligence

AI in the Service of the Smart Home

Orange uses a home simulator as a mean to virtually experiment the home of the future, to obtain exploitable datasets.


Augmented Planet / Internet of things

OS and connected objects: ever-changing ecosystems

Orange shares its expertise with OS designers and the players involved in connected object ecosystems in order to deliver an optimum user experience.


Better me

Viktor: smart cushion tackling isolation among seniors

Viktor, a decorative sofa cushion and smart device, enabling seniors to keep in touch with friends, family and carers, while enjoying access to entertainment content.


Research blog / Innovation

2009–2019: back to the future of cloud computing

The personal cloud, mobile cloud, vertical cloud, open source cloud, etc. – these major developments in cloud computing foreseen by Orange back in 2009 are now a reality.


Augmented Planet / Innovation

OS ecosystems and operators: relationships that shape the customer experience

Orange collaborates with OS ecosystem players with a view to co-innovate and optimise user services, in order to enrich and control the customer experience.


Smarter society / Artificial Intelligence

Podcast: What about free will in a world that is assisted by data and connected objects?

The point of view of Christine Balagué, full professor of the Good in Tech Chair, on the question of free will in a world of data and connected objects.


Smarter society / Artificial Intelligence

Are the voice’s channels impenetrable?

A woman’s voice, a man’s voice, or a genderless voice: what is the best voice for a voice assistant? The answer from the social sciences.


Smarter society / Internet of things

With voice and eye: is sound the future of digital?

With the proliferation of smart objects and the development of digital personal assistants, sound and voice will be at the centre of man-machine interfaces.


Augmented Planet / Salon de la recherche

Introducing Thing in the future: Orange Research upgrades its Web of Things platform

A whole raft of demos at Orange's 2019 Research Fair offers a discovery trail of the potential of the Thing In The Future platform and the usages that it enables.


Better me / Salon de la recherche

An enriched experience with a system that answers general questions

Sales of domestic assistants are on the up, and many of us use them on a daily basis, mainly for three things: to find out the weather, to play a piece of music or to ask general knowledge questions. The team of researchers looked into the last usage type. Improving the uses of Artificial Intelligence […]