The Chevy Malibu is the latest sedan to die

Chevy will stop production of its Malibu model in November to push into EV production. By Cassandra Cassidy May 10, 2024 High school parking lots are going to look a lot different in 10 years. This week, GM announced it’s retiring the Chevy Malibu, the company’s last sedan model, to focus on EV production. The … Les mer

Innsiktsfulle sitater

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.” Upton Sinclair, forfatter, gravejournalist og politisk aktivist, 1878-1968 There’s a lot of aversion to risk. When you get people involved whose job it is to mitigate risk, they’re just going to say no to most things. … Les mer

Data-kraft

Kilde: FRONTIER GROUP. 5. OKTOBER, 2023 Data centers consumed 240-340 terawatt-hours of electricity in 2022, or 240-340 billion kilowatt-hours – about 1.0-1.3% of total global electricity use, comparabel to the total electricity consumption of UK. In 2020, the information and communication technology sector as a whole, including data centers, networks and user devices, consumed about 915 TWh of electricity, or 4-6% of all … Les mer

Gurwinder N-Å

Naïve Realism We know others are biased, but think we see the world as it is. Thus, teaching people about biases & fallacies doesn’t make them doubt their own beliefs, it only makes them even more doubtful of their opponents’. Navals Razor Hvis du strever med å velge mellom to alternativer, velg den veien som … Les mer

Gurwinder A-M

Adams’ 25% rule: Instead of trying to be the best at one thing, try to be «merely» great at two things and then learn to combine them. Not only is this easier, but it will make your skillset more unique, cutting out the competition. Ad Hoc Rescue Vi blir så sterkt knyttet til våre standpunkter … Les mer

Bøker 2024

The Jennifer Morgue – Charles Stross. Fortsettelsen på Atrocity Archives. Ikke like bra Katharina-koden – Jørn Lier Horst. Reprise lest på papir som sengelektyre. Veldig bra Døden går på bedehus – Anton Beinset, Stein Ståle. Dette er også tynne greier Naustet – Jon Fosse. Herregud for en syltynn sak. The Difference Engine – Bruce Sterling, … Les mer

Brad DeLong: Slouching Towards Utopia.

1870-2010: The long 20th century, the most influential period ever. Pre 1870: Patriarkat, de fleste desperate fattige og styrt av en kleptokratisk elite. En enke uten sønner er helt uten rettigheter. 100-1650: Fra Føydalisme til svartkrutt-imperier. Bevæpnede eliter kjører et kontinuerlig force & fraud scheme mot massene. Det skjer en forandring, men den går sakte. … Les mer

Solceller fra GE

Fram til 15. feburar 2024 kjører Gudbrandsdal Energi et kampanjetilbud på solceller, med 5% rabatt og 32.500,- i Enova-støtte. For 40 paneler på 410W (de billigste, ikke de beste), nok til å dekke hele garasjetaket, er prisen 242.000,- og anslått årlig produksjon 13 600 kWh. GE kjøper all overskuddsstrøm til spotpris minus 1 øre. Om jeg … Les mer