The Ghoul is still drought resistant

The La Goule hydroelectric plant will produce little this summer. Located in Noirmont, the factory has been closed since July 15. The fault with the dryness and with a quantity of water in Doubs too low to open the valves and to activate the turbines. A rather complicated situation for the largest power plant in … Read more

Six years for one of the men who kidnapped Lady Gaga’s dogs

A second man accused of violently assaulting an employee of American singer Lady Gaga to kidnap the star’s dogs was sentenced to six years in prison on Thursday in Los Angeles. The 28-year-old pleaded guilty to attempted robbery. He admitted to being part of the group, which shot the employee, while walking the ‘Poker Face’ … Read more

Windows 11: How to activate your new taskbar animation

Microsoft A few days ago I released a new update for Windows 11 on the Windows Insider Dev Channel. Based on the full changelog, update build 25179 only contains bug fixes and general improvements, however, some users quickly noticed something unusual happening with the taskbar after proceeding to download and install the new update. Everything … Read more

Siemens suffers from the difficulties of its wind subsidiary

Industrial giant Siemens reported a net loss of 1.5 billion euros in the third quarter of its lagged fiscal year due to an accounting impairment, as revenue and operating margin of its flagship business increased . The fall on the stock market of Siemens Energy, a subsidiary that has become independent but in which the … Read more

The Lakelive has found the right formula

The Lakelive has found its place. The third edition of the Biel festival, which mixes music, sport and culture on the shores of the lake, recorded higher attendance than the first two years. 85,000 people were counted during the nine days of festivities, which ended on Saturday. For Lukas Hohl, co-organizer of the event, this … Read more

Unique, Shaun the Sheep Joins NASA’s Mission to the Moon

loading… Shaun the Sheep is also required to undergo gravity 0 training before heading to the moon on the Artemis I mission. Photo/Dailymail. JAKARTA – The character Shaun the Sheep is making history by joining the flight to the moon on the mission Artemis I NASA to the moon. The involvement of the figure created … Read more

French animation in specialized festivals (Summer 2022)

In the previous Animation newsletter, we presented the great French presence at the Festival international du film d’animation de Stuttgart (animation film) with more than forty tricolor works in selection. This presence is naturally reflected in the prize list since the French creators left with 9 prizes or mentions in total. On the feature film … Read more

Astrazeneca: Alexion boosts sales and squeezes profits

British pharmaceutical group Astrazeneca, maker of one of the main Covid-19 vaccines, saw sales jump in the first half, but its profits plunged due to soaring costs in the wake of the integration of Alexio. The laboratory recorded a 48% increase in its turnover, to 22.2 billion dollars (21.1 billion francs), over the first six … Read more

Barry Callebaut builds a new plant in Canada

Swiss chocolate producer Barry Callebaut has announced the construction of a new factory in Brantford, Canada. The investment amounts to 104 million US dollars. The site will include offices for group operations as well as chocolate processing and will provide 200 jobs. From a production perspective, Barry Callebaut will focus on sugar-free, high-protein and other … Read more

A new millionaire in the Swiss Loto draw

French-speaking Switzerland has a new millionaire. A player pocketed 1.7 million thanks to the Joker in the Swiss Loto draw on Wednesday. To pocket the jackpot, you had to tick 1, 3, 10, 17, 24 and 32. The lucky number was 2, the rePLAY was 13 and the Joker was 851973. In the next draw … Read more