Although it is a question of who surrendered to whom
US technology giant Apple said it had reached a deal with France to pay an undeclared amount of back-dated tax however no one seems to be saying how much it paid.
No surrender this time
France’s defence secretary Florence Parly has warned that the Glorious French cyber legions were marching to war.
First head rolls under GDPR rules
French regulators have fined Google nearly $57 million for violating Europe’s strict new data privacy rules.
Stop talking and make them pay up
The French government is getting its baguettes in a knot over delays in getting the US tech giants to start paying tax.
France suggests a sunset clause
The European Union is working out a way to tax big tech and thinks that an agreement could still be found by the end of the year.
Escargot of taste just got up and went
The French claim to have replaced all pizza makers with a robot, although the example they produced is hardly a real pizza.
Coming to Italy and France in May
Xiaomi is definitely entering a few more European markets. Xiaomi confirmed that it will start officially offering its devices in Italy and France and it is about to open up a retail store in Vienna too.
No surrendering this time
French President Emmanuel Macron touts artificial intelligence as the next technological frontier France cannot afford to miss, and will launch a major “offensive” this week.
Evil contract terms
France will take Google and Apple to court over contractual terms imposed by the tech giants on startups and developers.
Brexit backdoor remaining
While the UK government is frantically trying to show that it is really about Brexit, it is apparently doing deals with the French on artificial intelligence, data, cybersecurity, digital government and tech skills.