technology


Smarter society / Research

Intellectual property, a marker of innovation


Smarter society / Artificial Intelligence

A word of innovation: Brain-Computer Interface

A Brain-Computer Interface is a Human-Machine Interface (HMI) of a particular kind, as it provides direct communication with the human brain. Through thought, a user can thus remotely control a computer or a smart object. Freed from the chain of psychomotor reactions between the brain, the nerves, and the muscles, a BCI delivers much shorter […]


Better me / Innovation

Baah Box: find the right muscle!

When a person has the use of only one limb – either from birth or as a result of an accident – it can be difficult to know which muscle to use to operate a prosthetic. Myoelectric prostheses are very pricey – €17,000 to €60,000 – and prior to implant, they require training that puts […]


Ingénieur-électricen-à-la-recherche-du-coucher-du-soleil_960x620 Augmented Planet / 5G

5G : energy efficiency “by design”

The progress made by mobile networks over the years is not measured only by their operational performance and the service delivered to the end customer. They are also judged on their ability to take into account societal and environmental issues, particularly those related to energy consumption. On this subject, the progress made is substantial and […]


Better me

Identity, the foundations of digital services

Mobile ID, a multi-carrier initiative, allowing users to share their data seamlessly and reliably with online services.


Augmented Planet / Networks

Broadband at sea will (soon) be possible thanks to 5G

As part of 3GPP, Orange has formed partnerships with many players to build a seamless 5G connectivity experience from land to sea.


Research blog

On the correct use of formal and informal communication in the analysis of informal economic activities

Are digital tools going to be used to formalise informal relationships so as to modernise the economy? The sector studied here is that of the sale of car spare parts.


Smarter society / Innovation

“You are here”: a brief history of geolocation

In terms of geolocation, for a long time, American “GPS” technology was at the root of users’ happiness.


Research blog / Internet of things

Beyond IoT: Digital Twins and Cyber-Physical Systems

Digital twins originated from the special requirements of a few critical systems. They aim at providing a comprehensive and accurate numerical replica of some advanced.


Smarter society / Prospective

Technological innovations against pollution in aquatic environments

Two experts comment on 5 technological innovations in the area of aquatic environment protection and ecosystem monitoring.


Smarter society / Prospective

Technological innovations against pollution in aquatic environments

Two experts comment on 5 technological innovations in the area of aquatic environment protection and ecosystem monitoring.


Smarter society / Salon de la recherche

When AI shows up at your remote meetings

The “Future Meeting Experience”, presented at the 2019 Orange Research Exhibition, simulates a meeting where people can actively participate using content relayed to their smartphones.