WikiLeaks has published a secret correspondence of U.S. diplomats

WikiLeaks has published a secret correspondence of U.S. diplomatsWebsite WikiLeaks, specializing in distributing secret documents published by the world's leading media in the evening Sunday, November 28, more than 250,000 letters to U.S. diplomats. Made public correspondence includes data on U.S. foreign policy strategy for many countries, corruption and characterization of world leaders, including Russian. Information is available on the websites of newspapers such as El Pais, Le Monde, Der Spiegel, The Guardian and The New York Times.

Sarkozy has again proposed a "tax on the Google"

Sarkozy has again proposed a "tax on the Google"Internet giants have to pay tax on online advertising French budget. On this, as reported by Agence France-Presse, President Nicolas Sarkozy said in an interview with Le Point.

According to the President, in the event of his re-election, he will seek taxation of Internet companies not only in France but throughout the European Union. "It is unacceptable that companies that receive billions of euros in revenue in France, do not pay taxes on this income," — said the president.

Earlier, Sarkozy has already given the order to examine the possibility of introducing a so-called "tax on Google". The proposal came after repeated complaints of media companies that major Internet portals earn by selling advertising space, using their content, particularly news. The Ministry of Culture of France initiated the bill on the new tax on online advertising by offering to send the funds to support local writers, musicians and publishers.

Google Chrome has become the most popular browser in the world

Google Chrome has become the most popular browser in the worldChrome browser bypassed Internet Explorer from Microsoft and has become the most popular among users all over the world, according to StatCounter. Microsoft does not agree with the method of calculation of the company.

Chrome browser share in mid-March for the first time surpassed that of its main competitor Internet Explorer, from the data service statistics StatCounter. The share of Chrome was 32,7%, Internet Explorer 32,48%. At the 3rd place with a share of the browser Firefox 25.83%. Chrome beat his rival in Asia in early March, in Europe on the last weekend in Africa, he took 2nd place after Firefox, but also bypassed Internet Explorer. In North America, according to StatCounter, Internet Explorer is still in the lead, but Chrome beat Firefox to become the second most popular browser. It is about daily audience of browsers used on desktop computers.

Mark Zuckerberg is included in the presidential race

Mark Zuckerberg is included in the presidential raceSocial network Facebook has announced a political action committee. This authority will allow employees to provide financial support to U.S. political parties and candidates for governor and U.S. presidents. Facebook filed a corresponding request to the Federal Election Commission of the United States. This step fits into the overall strategy of the company to strengthen its lobbying resources.

In a statement, Facebook in connection with the decision to create a political action committee (PAC) says that it is "the voice of the social network of employees in the political process will be heard." They will be able to "support those candidates who share the goals" of the company, namely, "to promote the importance of innovation for the U.S. economy, and make the world more open and interconnected."

Facebook announced a billion monthly users

Facebook announced a billion monthly usersMonthly, Facebook surpassed the mark of 1 billion people, said Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. According to him, a billion people since the creation of Facebook put 1130000000000 "likes", 219 billion photos uploaded and more than 17 billion times marked its location.

According to Zuckerberg, a billion users for Facebook — this is not the limit in the future through the development of a number of countries in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, the social network is going to continue to grow the base.

According to published reports, a billion Internet users around 600 million people are working with her on mobile phones. That's almost 50 million more than in June of this year when Facebook published the previous statistics.