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Trump Threatens Businesses

November 4, 2017 // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung - Germany - German

At the moment, any threat of a headwind for the dominant technology stocks appears to largely stem from regulatory authorities.

You Can Say ‘Hey, Google’ To Me

August 10, 2017 // Der Tagesspiegel - Germany - German

<i>Following Amazon Echo’s Alexa, the next digital butler comes to Germany this Tuesday with Google Home. Amazon is reacting in a predictable way.</i> The NDR satire program “extra 3” posted a nice video about life with voice assistants on YouTube.* Initially, the family is pleased that Alexa, Google Home, [Read more]

Murder on Echo?

January 12, 2017 // Die Zeit - Germany - German

<i> Can Amazon’s networked speaker Echo help solve a murder? The police in the U.S. state of Arkansas hope so and now want to get at Amazon’s data. </i> Amazon’s voice-activated speaker Echo is a remarkable device. Though by no means fully developed, the virtual assistant it contains can already play music, [Read more]

America’s Excessive Digital Domination: The Figures

November 13, 2014 // Les Échos - France - French

The United States represents 83 percent of the market capitalization of digital companies, compared with Europe’s 2 percent. This excessive domination is yet another sign that our continent no longer has imperial ambitions. We know that Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon — GAFA — have succeeded Microsoft, [Read more]
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