Networks and IT / Article
The power of TV combined with the accuracy of digital advertising
Targeted messages, which have been a major feature of online advertising for a long time, have not yet appeared on the live television market. Across any given region where Orange operates, viewers see the same commercials at the same time. The only possible ‘targeting’ is managed by the advertiser and the advertising agency, based on […]
Research / Blog
Introduction In 1889, Nikola Tesla created a high-frequency radio generator. A few years later, he tested the world’s first wireless communication. Then, in 1897, Guglielmo Marconi accomplished the first radio communication, using Morse code signals, over a distance of 14 km in Great Britain. This marked the beginning of the remarkable progression of radio communication through […]
Data / Word of innovation
Spintronics is an emerging discipline that harnesses a magnetic and quantum property of the electron called “spin”. As its name implies, “spin” describes the angular momentum of a particle, i.e. the vector quantity that describes the rotation state of a system. This is due to its rotation upon itself, in the same way as that […]
Research / Folder
Intellectual property, a marker of innovation
Artificial intelligence / Word of innovation
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 […]
Artificial intelligence / Article
When AI assists photographers
A processor dedicated to AI On the market since 2017, Neural Processing Units (NPU) are AI dedicated chips that coexist on the same circuit as a processor, memory, a graphics chip, wireless communication modules, and sometimes sensors. Designed to speed-up artificial neural networks, NPUs make it possible to perform AI tasks much faster than traditional […]
Digital culture / Article
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 […]
Data / Article
Identity, the foundations of digital services
Mobile ID, a multi-carrier initiative, allowing users to share their data seamlessly and reliably with online services.
Networks and IT / Video
“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.
Digital culture / Folder
Folder : Africa, the land of innovation
In Africa, digital is an important driving force of economical development. Today this revolution, which is based on an outstanding demographic dynamic along with an increase in self-employment, is making the African continent a key player in the world of tomorrow. Orange is currently present in twenty countries of this continent. Invested in the digital […]
Digital culture / Article
At the Tokyo Olympic Games, the rush for Gold will come from… recycling smartphones
Japanese authorities have collected over 5 million used mobile devices. The aim: to recycle them to make the medals for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Internet of things / Folder
Folder: Smart agriculture
Discover the technological innovations for the future of agriculture, so that these advances make it more productive, more profitable and more respectful of the environment.