But while the approach does reduce emissions of other pollutants, it doesn't do so as effectively as end-use efficiency. That's because the high price on carbon ultimately results in coal burning with carbon capture and storage, which allows other pollutants to escape into the atmosphere. The benefits are still significant—a reduction of 3,200 premature deaths each year—just not quite as high as greater efficiency. … [Read more...] about How we cut carbon emissions influences our health
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These tradeoffs come from the fact that Luke says Gogoro focused on “agility and fun over utility,” which means customers shouldn’t expect the Eeyo 1 and Eeyo 1S to necessarily outperform other e-bikes. If someone has kids or groceries to haul, Luke is willing to admit something like a Rad Power e-bike may be a better fit. The Eeyo 1 e-bikes are instead supposed to be daring, design-forward products, the kind of thing people either splurge to buy or aspire to own. And much like a high-end sports car, it sounds like they will be a little finicky to use. … [Read more...] about Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 is the ‘sports car’ of e-bikes
The speaker is supported by an improved bass, and an overall larger speaker system housed in the same chassis. We found the original version to be surprisingly loud for a cheap music player and the extra bass is appreciated here. The Nest Mini has the same starting price as the Home Mini but the older device is often on sale for much less and we expect the Nest Mini to follow suit to keep up the pace on Amazon's Echo Dot series. … [Read more...] about The cheapest Google Home prices for May 2020: the best Home Mini, Hub and Max deals
Ask employees for feedback to get insights on day-to-day usage. Consider analysing the business metrics that determine productivity in your organisation to gather data on the effectiveness of IT systems in place. For example, have sales figures increased? Have engineering teams still been able to develop code? Have customer support agents maintained call volumes or customer satisfaction metrics? … [Read more...] about Which tech learnings should we keep from lockdown?
A cold-press juicer maker called Juicero found itself at the center of a lot of unwanted attention this week when Bloomberg reporters discovered that they could press juice out of the company’s proprietary juice bags with their bare hands—without the help of the accompanying $400 appliance. … [Read more...] about Juice wars: Juicero has sued another juicer maker for patent infringement