Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: environment

22 bookmarks tagged “environment

A Tiny Twist on Street Design: The One-Minute City - Bloomberg

bloomberg.com/news/features/2021-01-05/a-tiny-twist-on-street-design-the-one-minute-city
While the “15-minute city” model promotes neighborhood-level urban planning, Sweden is pursuing a hyper-local twist: a scheme to redesign every street in the nation.  

Here's Exactly How Inefficient Wireless Charging Is | OneZero

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Wireless charging is increasingly common in modern smartphones, and there’s even speculation that Apple might ditch charging via a cable entirely in the near future. But the slight convenience of…

The Mystery of John Titor: Hoax or Time Traveler? - Pacific Standard

psmag.com/environment/the-mystery-of-john-titor-hoax-or-time-traveler-57001
A person named "John Titor" started posting on the Internet one day, claiming to be from the future and predicting the end of the world. Then he suddenly disappeared, never to be heard from again.

tegabrain

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Tega Brain is an Australian artist whose work work reimagines infrastructures, technologies and institutions that structure our relationship with environmental systems..

Millennials aren’t coddled—they just reject abuse as a management tactic – Daily Inequality

dailyinequality.com/2017/03/22/millennials-arent-coddled-they-just-reject-abuse-as-a-management-tactic/
Yes, it can be irritating to hear our younger colleagues complain of hurt feelings. But millennials aren’t wrong to expect a kinder, gentler work environment. The rest of us are wrong for clinging to the useless and outdated notion that to thrive in business, you have to be an asshole.