Monthly Archive: février 2016

Non-licensed private hire cab drivers park their cars as they stage a protest against the government's decision about their sector, on the Place de la Republique square in Paris on February 4, 2016, a week after angry French taxi drivers blocked key roads to protest against competition they judge unfair. The French Transportation ministry has sent formal notices last week to twenty of the transport network platforms (Uber, SnapCar, Driver-Private..) to remind them that the Loti (public transport on demand) licenses that regulate transportation, easier to get than the VTC (private hire cars) driving cards, applies only to collective transport, cars that carry at least two passengers. AFP PHOTO / THOMAS SAMSON / AFP / THOMAS SAMSON 0

De quoi l’ubérisation est-elle le nom ?

Le député PS de l’Ardèche, Pascal Terrasse, a remis aujourd’hui au Premier ministre Manuel Valls son rapport sur l’économie collaborative. Souvent qualifiée d’ »ubérisée », en référence à l’application de VTC Uber, pour désigner le fait...

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 31: Scientist Yonggang Zhang work to prepare DNA cells in bacteria as part of the HIV elimination process July 31, 2014 at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Researchers have developed a way to eliminate HIV from cells in the laboratory. There is no time frame for clinical trials.   William Thomas Cain/Getty Images/AFP 0

Le numérique au service de la santé

En 1800, l’espérance de vie des Français était de 30 ans. Deux siècles plus tard, elle culmine à 82 ans. Principale raison : les fantastiques progrès de la médecine. Du vaccin de Pasteur contre la...