SpaceX halves the price of the monthly subscription to Starlink in France

After increasing the price of connection equipment to Starlink, SpaceX significantly reduced the monthly rate for access to the service. The other side of the coin is that it comes with a speed restriction policy beyond a certain amount of downloaded data. On Wednesday August 3, 2022, French subscribers to Starlink, SpaceX’s satellite Internet service, … Read more

Soaring logistics costs at Amazon

To cope with soaring prices for fuel, energy and packaging materials, the e-commerce giant Amazon announced that it had to increase the price of its Prime subscription. In France the subscription will go from 5.99 to 6.99 euros per month and from 49 to 69.90 euros per year. The e-merchant justifies its new tariffs by … Read more

Advisors return to risk in the second quarter – August 2022 – News – Life insurance

The Wealth Management Advisors advocated caution at the start of the year, in the face of the uncertainties raised by the war in Ukraine, high market volatility and the return of inflation. This cautious posture did not last long. Seeking performance, CGPs took more risk on life insurance contracts in the second quarter. “He who … Read more

Europe could turn to SpaceX to replace Russian rockets

by Tim Hepher and Joey Roulette PARIS (Reuters) – The European Space Agency (ESA) has started preliminary technical discussions with SpaceX, the company of billionaire Elon Musk, which could lead to the temporary use of its launchers after the war in Ukraine blocked the Western access to Russian Soyuz rockets. Arianespace’s US competitor is along … Read more

Microsoft and Canonical offer .Net natively on Linux Ubuntu

Microsoft’s .NET 6 framework is now available on Linux Ubuntu server 22.04. With this partnership between the Redmond publisher and the open source player, users will be able to benefit from security patches and new versions on time via an apt install dotnet6 command. The announcement statement states that “optimized, pre-built, ultra-small container images are … Read more