Football: who is John Textor, the virtual pioneer who wants to make Olympique Lyonnais his reality?

A businessman with a thousand lives is about to pack his bags in Lyon. The wealthy American John Textor, on the way to becoming the majority shareholder of Olympique Lyonnais – as announced by the club on Monday June 20 –, is in reality, above all, a pioneer of virtual reality. In 2016, Forbes magazine … Read more

Football: who is John Textor, the virtual pioneer who wants to make OL his reality

In 2016, Forbes magazine painted John Textor as “Hollywood Virtual Reality Guru”nickname which then came to consecrate the activity of the American entrepreneur in this market. In the 2000s, however, it was in the cinema that the former computer programmer mystified the spectators. From 2006 to 2012, the businessman chaired the board of directors of … Read more

“She appeared as a character”: discover Marion Créhange, long-forgotten French computer pioneer

She appeared as a character discover Marion Crehange long forgotten French

Marion Créhange is the first person to have written a thesis in computer science, in France, in 1961. We have plunged into her biographical journey, with the support of testimonies, to draw you the portrait of a pioneering woman, who died in March 2022. When Natacha Portier, professor of computer science at ENS Lyon, discovered … Read more