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Is this the end of office working?
Is this the end of office working?
Innovation , Culture , CSR

For some jobs, lockdown resulted in mass remote working, to the point some companies are considering adopting it permanently. Will the pandemic change where and how we work forever? What will the post-lockdown world of work look like?

 Has the crisis accelerated new payment practices?
Has the crisis accelerated new payment practices?
Financial services , Innovation

How did the Covid-19 health crisis in France impact payment methods and relationships with banks? How did consumer behaviour change before, during and after the lockdown? Here are the main takeaways from the Observatory of Banking ...

Can culture be confined online indefinitely?
Can culture be confined online indefinitely?
Innovation , Culture , CSR

For several months now, theatres and concert venues have had to shut their doors to Covid-19, resulting in severe economic consequences for the entire industry. But where one door closes, another opens, sparking a new (virtual) world ...

Fabienne Billat @fadouce
Current events are a catalyst for digital adoption
Innovation , CSR , Activities and expertise

The abrupt nature of the Covid-19 crisis and widespread lockdown measures have propelled digital usage to an all-time high. From remote working to private messaging and video cocktail hours, over a two-month period everything went ...

Lockdown: are platforms the winners in the Covid-economy?
Lockdown: are platforms the winners in the Covid-economy?
Innovation , Activities and expertise

By requiring many businesses to close during the lockdown, Covid-19 changed consumer behaviour overnight. Which retailers have benefited most, digital platforms or local independents?

Ensuring responsible artificial intelligence and data use
Ensuring responsible artificial intelligence and data use
Innovation , CSR , Activities and expertise

Artificial intelligence is touching ever more areas of our lives, from conversational agents to work, heath and manufacturing. However, its promises also raise questions in terms of responsibility and ethics...

Has the lockdown fast-tracked digital transformation?
Has the lockdown fast-tracked digital transformation?
Innovation , CSR

By requiring nearly a third of the workforce to work from home, Covid-19 has exposed billions of people around the world to new business practices. Are they here to last?

COVID-19 solidarity: 4 start-ups responding to the crisis
COVID-19 solidarity: 4 start-ups responding to the crisis
Innovation , CSR

While all business sectors are affected by the current health crisis, this unprecedented situation requires suitable new solutions. Four start-ups supported by Orange have redoubled their efforts to make life easier for individuals and ...

Why is (big) phone data so valuable in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic?
Why is (big) phone data so valuable in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic?
Big Data , Innovation

Since the start of the epidemic, data has been used to help governments limit the spread of the virus. In Europe, the European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services Thierry Breton has, along with the scientific research ...

Artificial intelligence: its role in trust and team diversity
Artificial intelligence: its role in trust and team diversity
Group , Innovation

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of our company policy. We firmly believe that encouraging and supporting more women into digital and artificial intelligence (AI) professions is a major priority to increase trust...

How 5G will strengthen business competitiveness
How 5G will strengthen business competitiveness

5G deployment will be a key milestone in 2020. Used in addition to existing networks, it will lead to a profound change in consumer uses and accelerate growth in many business sectors too. A world of opportunities is opening up to many ...

AI: can it be trusted?
AI: can it be trusted?
Innovation

Artificial intelligence technologies mimic human cognitive capabilities through machines (or computers): perception of environment, understanding natural language, learning and reasoning. The objective? To help us automate tedious ...