European News Consumption

European News Consumption
Surprising national differences in the rate of online participation. The Spanish (27%), Italians (26%), and Americans (21%) were more than twice as likely to comment on a news story via a social network as the British (10%). Meanwhile urban Brazilians were five times more likely to comment on a news site than the Germans or ...

France Kills Piracy Disconnections

France Kills Piracy Disconnections
After years of debate and controversy the French Government has finally backtracked on the law which allowed errant subscribers to be disconnected from the Internet. 9 JULY 2013, a decree was published which removed the possibility for file-sharers to have their connections cut for copyright infringement. Instead, those caught by rightsholders will now be subjected ...

Science of Persuasion – How to say YES

Science of Persuasion - How to say YES
Robert Cialdini is an example of success : emeritus professor, a good writer (+2 million books sold), spread his ideas in 26 languages … Looking resources for my project i discovered this 10 minutes whiteboard presentation. How can you determine someone to say YES ? Simple …. you just need 1. Reciprocity 2. Scarcity 3. ...

Open Pitch Day in Paris

Open Pitch Day in Paris
Paris – 10.04.2013 Startupbootcamp is coming to Paris as part of their International Open Pitch Days Tour! This time, Startupbootcamp has partnered with TheFamily and Orrick to offer you a high quality event in France’s capital. Startupbootcamp Berlin is organizing the event in an unconventional and very local location: a Parisian appartement! Thank you Alex for this. Who Should Apply ...

The TESLA Project

The TESLA Project
The Acronym Tesla is derived from two focal points : 1. Transnational Ecosystem &  2.Laboratory and Actions. TESLA is a transnational innovation support project involving eight partners from six EU Member States. The overall objective of the project is to support the growth and development of early stage High Potential Start Up (HPSU) companies in ...

Open Public Data in France

Open Public Data in France
The First minister Jean-Marc Ayrault created in 31 October 2012 the General Secretary for Modernization of Public Action , under his authority, an extension of General Secretary for Government, and the management was charged to Mr. Jérôme Filippini, chief-consultant for the “Cour des Comptes”. The opening of the public data on Internet (« Open Data »), is driven by ...

Concept Store LMT

Concept Store LMT
When and where? Opening : April / Mai 2013 Place : 20 rue du Jeu de Paume, Laval, Mayenne. France http://conceptstore.laval-technopole.com/     Coworking and The Store  are concepts to prove in a new initiative of LMT. For the “Boutique”, the idea is to provide a space for digital enterprises to test their products with real users. The project is developed under Open Innovation project and ...

Voice Over Text Software

Voice Over Text Software
Text to Speech for Websites Click Here for a DEMO for French “Extend the reach of your online content by instantly creating an audio version of your website.” Cloud-Based Multilingual Solution, ReadSpeaker consists of a Listen button and an integrated fully keyboard-controllable audio player. When your user clicks the Listen button, ReadSpeaker opens our player and starts ...

The Internet School (University)

The Internet School (University)
What does EEMI stand for? École Européenne des Métiers de l’Internet =  European School of Crafts on the Internet Paris based European School of Internet Jobs – EEMI, Ecole Européenne des métiers de l’Internet –,  founded  by three successful entrepreneurs from the web sector: Xavier Niel founder of Free, Marc Simoncini founder of Meetic, Jacques-Antoine Granjon founder of vente-privee.com. The ...

European Projects Map – Open Data Europe

European Projects Map - Open Data Europe
The application developed by INFAI (Leipzig) – SEMMAP Do you want to know what EU Projects are located in your area, who are the partners and how big are the amounts of investments ? You can check directly on the map … For instance i have found 9 projects in Rennes(France) . The search engine make the ...