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What if, one day, cash ceases to exist? Hopes and anxieties of the cashless society

This would spell the end of cash in favor of digital payments using chip-embedded bank cards or QR codes scanned on mobile phones, wristbands, or direct debits. Local currencies are gradually beginning to digitize (Blanc et al., 2020, p. 41) while cryptocurrencies, made famous with the 2009 launch of Bitcoin, and based on the blockchain […]


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Unbiased AI: Are Companies Ready?

The development and deployment of artificial intelligence technologies is accelerating. But the presence of discriminatory or unfair biases in many AI solutions is worrying. For example, many remain scarred by the Amazon model for CV sorting, which was scrapped after 3 years because it rejected females, and today methods of addressing bias still vary greatly. […]


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Advocating for ethical and responsible AI by design

Awareness of all stakeholders: regulatory, business, society Since 2018, through various studies, Europe has been promoting ethical AI by offering simple recommendations. In 2021, however, it will define a binding legal framework on the use of AI algorithms with the introduction of high-risk artificial intelligence systems [1]. At the same time, businesses are starting to […]


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NoGap: New security monitoring technology in the Cloud

Summary More and more people and businesses are storing their data and deploying their applications in Cloud computing infrastructures that offer the advantage of powerful, flexible and inexpensive computing resources. The massive adoption of these infrastructures that concentrate sometimes sensitive data and applications makes them a prime target for IT attacks, hence the importance of […]


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Dark patterns, an unacceptable downward spiral

Folder: Protecting personal data from “dark patterns” The aim of this dossier is to shed some light on the subject of manipulation techniques in the digital world, also known as “dark patterns”. The scale of the phenomenon produces significant impacts on the protection of personal data. This analysis carried out within Orange Labs for the “Confidence […]


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What are the measures against “dark patterns”?

Folder: Protecting personal data from “dark patterns” The aim of this dossier is to shed some light on the subject of manipulation techniques in the digital world, also known as “dark patterns”. The scale of the phenomenon produces significant impacts on the protection of personal data. This analysis carried out within Orange Labs for the “Confidence […]


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What are “dark patterns” and their impacts on personal data?

Folder: Protecting personal data from “dark patterns” The aim of this dossier is to shed some light on the subject of manipulation techniques in the digital world, also known as “dark patterns”. The scale of the phenomenon produces significant impacts on the protection of personal data. This analysis carried out within Orange Labs for the […]


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Experimenting quantum key exchange over the Côte d’Azur

Orange is involved in the University of Côte d’Azur’s Quantum@UCA project on quantum cryptographic key exchange over a city network.


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How increasing the confidence in the eSIM ecosystem is essential for its adoption

A key challenge for the adoption of this new type of SIM card is.


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Privacy-preserving Artificial Intelligence

Summary When using data in a digital service, one should usually trade-off between data usage (ease of operation, performance) and data security (user privacy, data confidentiality). This article presents the case of advanced cryptographic techniques that brings a solution that reconciles these two conflicting objectives. A lot of use cases are relevant in this context, […]


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Draw to sign in

The PIN is dead, long live the PIN! Thanks to Artificial Intelligence (AI), your phone is now able to recognise your handwriting. A new mobile app developed by a team of researchers from Rennes, France [1] will allow you to log in by writing on your smartphone. Replacing the famous virtual keyboard used for typing […]


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Web-R, a tool for designing the networks of the future

Developed by Orange, Web-R is a decision-aid tool for the placing problems that may be encountered by network architects.