Universal Music announces the withdrawal of its music catalog from the TikTok platform

Universal Music announces the withdrawal of its music catalog from the TikTok platform

TikTok, the micro-video social network, risks being very quiet in the coming days. In fact, Universal Music Group has announced that it is pulling its songs from the platform, Universal Music Group (UMG) does not agree with the remuneration offered by TikTok for the use of its music. The undisputed leader of the music industry … Read more

Neuralink places its first brain implant on a human

Neuralink places its first brain implant on a human

Neuralink, co-founded by Elon Musk, placed its first brain implant in a human this weekend. A patient is recovering from surgery and his brain activity would be “encouraging,” the boss who turned us into electronically augmented hybrid beings explains in a tweet. Hello fellow cyborgs! The hybridization of our species with electronic components is no … Read more

Telepathy: patient-placed brain implant, first step towards ‘augmented man’?

Telepathy: patient-placed brain implant, first step towards 'augmented man'?

The name of the implant, Telepathy, symbolizes his ambition to connect man and machine through thought. Elon Musk announced on Monday that the startup Neuralink, which he co-founded in 2017, placed its first brain implant in a patient on Sunday. “A neural implant allows you to control, with just a thought, your phone or computer … Read more

ChatGPT: Peugeot will integrate artificial intelligence into its cars

ChatGPT: Peugeot will integrate artificial intelligence into its cars

He’s not the one driving the car yet. Peugeot announced this Tuesday that ChatGPT, a conversational bot equipped with generative artificial intelligence, will now be integrated “in all cars” of the Stellantis Group manufacturer. “We will introduce ChatGPT in all cars, including the new e-3008, as well as small and compact commercial vehicles,” said Jérôme … Read more

Juvenile screen time, the story of digital parenting

Juvenile screen time, the story of digital parenting

ring his press conference on the Champs Elysees on January 16, Emmanuel Macron expanded his announcements, especially regarding the youth. The President of the Republic launched a commission of 10 experts responsible for specific proposals to “determine the correct use of screens” by children, both in the family circle, at home and at school. Several … Read more

Elon Musk announces that Neuralink has installed its first brain implant

Elon Musk announces that Neuralink has installed its first brain implant

Elon Musk announced Monday that the Neuralink startup he co-founded placed its first brain implant in a patient on Sunday, an operation that other companies and researchers have performed several times before. Neuralink, located in Fremont (California), a suburb of San Francisco, received the green light from the U.S. Drug and Medical Device Regulatory Agency, … Read more

Will neuroscience research have to change?

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It’s a storm under our heads that certain neuroscientists are unleashing today. The proof is this provocative question posed by Professor Anne-Lise Giraud in the scientific journal in mid-January Researchasking whether “we still need to understand how the brain works? “How? What’s going on? We would now know what our 86 billion neurons can do, … Read more

Anti-abortion misinformation is rampant on social media

Anti-abortion misinformation is rampant on social media

The Women’s Foundation, a reference structure in France working for equality and women’s rights, published this Wednesday, January 17, a report detailing anti-abortion movements that invest heavily in social networks. On YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and even X, anti-abortion messages thrive with impunity, the foundation warns. Yes, anti-abortion misinformation is rampant on major social platforms, a … Read more