Sep.21st.2021

Latest technology news September 21st, 2021

Latest technology news

8P-Design presents its selection of articles on the latest digital news:

Facebook officially announces its "Ray-Ban Stories" glasses

It's official: Facebook and Ray-Ban have teamed up to create the "Ray-Ban Stories" glasses. Indeed, the connected glasses will allow users to listen to music, take photos or videos, or make calls! The glasses will be connected to an application, where users can save their captures and share them directly on Facebook, but also on all other social networks. There are still a few details to be discovered about these new glasses, but we know for now that the glasses will sell for $ 299 USD. What about you, are you interested in this kind of technology? For more information, see the Moderator's Blog article.

Original title: Facebook commercialise les lunettes connectées « Ray-Ban Stories » - Le Blog du Modérateur
Informations: French, Facebook, September 10th, 2021

A major cyberattack at the UN

In a press release issued on September 9, Stéphane Dujarric, spokesman for the UN Secretary-General, announced that the UN was victim of a cyberattack in April 2021. The UN has confirmed that people were able to penetrate their infrastructure. They also confirmed that the aim of the attack was not to destroy the system from within, but to obtain informations. We are talking about usernames and passwords, among other things. The United States has been the victim of several worrying cyber attacks in recent months and Joe Biden has assured that the United States could embark on a "cyber war" against these web hackers. For more information, see the Presse Citron article.

Original title: L’ONU a été victime d’une cyberattaque, que s’est-il passé ? - Presse Citron
Informations: French, Cyber attack, September 13th, 2021

10 trends to watch out for for 2022

In the world of web design, trends are constantly changing. Recently, Red Website Design posted 10 trends to watch for the next year! Among other things, we see "dark mode", interactive content and optimization of voice search. As a web designer it's very important to keep up to date on these trends in order to adapt to the market. For more information and to access the full infographic, see the Social Media Today article.

Original title: 10 Web Design Trends and Predictions for 2022 and Beyond [Infographic] - Social Media Today
Informations: English, Web design, September 13th, 2021

Tips and tricks for engaging your community on Instagram

In recent years, Instagram has carved out a crucial place for itself in the world of web marketing. It's therefore important to interact with your community on the app. That's why Bryan Coder, CEO of Ouest Digital and Founder of Keep it Simple, offers 10 tips for engaging your community. Bryan explains that engaging on Instagram is relatively straightforward, you just need to capture users' attention to make sure they engage with posts. For more valuable advice, see the full Moderator's Blog article.

Original title: Instagram : conseils et bonnes pratiques pour engager une communauté - Le Blog du Modérateur
Informations: French, Instagram, September 13th, 2021

The iPhone 13 might have a long awaited new feature

The launch of the iPhone 13 is not very far away and we finally have more details on the design! First, the iPhone 13 will be offered in 4 models: the Mini, the Regular, the Pro and the Pro Max. As usual for Apple, they've improved the camera, new storage options may be offered, and the processors will be faster. Finally, there's a rumor that the new iPhone may offer a feature well known to Android users. That's because the iPhone 13 might have an always-on lock screen. For more on the rumors surrounding the new iPhone, see The Verge article.

Original title: The iPhone 13 may finally get features Android has had for years - The Verge
Informations: English, Apple, September 14th, 2021

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