How do you make a smartwatch appeal to the fashion set? By bringing it into their natural habitat: Ridiculously expensive retailers in fashion hubs. French news sites are reporting (via 9to5Mac) that Apple is setting up booths for the Apple Watch within high-end Paris stores like Galeries Lafayette (above) on the Champs Elysses.
There's "April in Paris" and "Autumn in New York." And once again there's September in Berlin, because it's time for the IFA tech trade show. This is my third year at IFA, which is a fascinating experience, sort of a cross between the Consumer...
The Consumer Electronics Association announced during CE Week that its next international Unveiled event will take place in Israel. The first-ever CES Unveiled Tel Aviv is scheduled for Oct. 7, following previous events in London and Paris.
Shares in French appliances group Seb soared recently after US television personality Oprah Winfrey told her millions of Twitter followers its low-oil fryer had "changed my life".
Seb stocks were up 4.05 percent to 62.42 euros in midday trading on the Paris stock exchange, hitting a six-month high.
Winfrey had Tweeted about using the company's T-Fal Actifry, a low-oil fryer which went on the market in the United States in 2011.
"This machine...T-Fal Actifry has changed my life. And they're not paying me to say it," Winfrey wrote to her more than 16 million
French wireless devices specialist Parrot has now the financial leeway to make small-scale acquisitions and is looking for opportunities, its finance director told Reuters. Parrot, founded in 1994, designs hands-free phone kits and car stereo devices allowing internet navigation. It branched out last year launching a leisure helicopter drone guided through an iPhone application and which sold at around 120.000 units. "We needed a strong cash base to address risks, but we can say that we have achieved this and, like everyone else, we are looking for acquisition opportunities; we
Apple has announced plans to both refurbish existing Apple Retail Stores and open new ones in several world capitals.