Amazon wants to make the dead speak… and other innovations go even further

Amazon is working on a rather surprising, even disturbing innovation. A voice assistant capable of imitating the voice of a missing person and giving us the illusion that they are still there. It’s an innovation that many will probably consider quite sinister, unveiled this week at the major Re:Mars conference, where Amazon showcases its craziest … Read more

“The line between the living and the dead is blurring”

How does digital affect the grieving process? What ambiguities between life and death are created by the Internet? In the third and final part of our dossier on death in the digital age, sociologist Hélène Bourdeloie sheds light on this taboo subject. Hélène Bourdeloie is a lecturer in information and communication sciences at the Sorbonne … Read more

Television. Thierry Ardisson brings dead stars back to life on his show

Welcome to the “Hôtel du temps”, Thierry Ardisson’s new show where deceased stars are brought back to life thanks to new technologies. The first episode of this series will be dedicated to Dalida. After the sudden stop in 2019 of “Hello earthlings! » on C8, Thierry Ardisson signs his return to the France 3 channel … Read more