Posts Tagged ‘therm0mg’

Robot Vacuums Are Finally Good—Here’s Which One to Buy – WSJ

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

room mapping – perhaps elaborate

https://www.wsj.com/articles/robot-vacuums-are-finally-goodheres-which-one-to-buy-11544968981?tesla=y&mod=e2tw

How Rupert Murdoch’s Empire of Influence Remade the World – The New York Times

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

3 parts
R & (J v L) ?

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/04/03/magazine/rupert-murdoch-fox-news-trump.html

Amazon.com: Utopia Kitchen Professional Bib Apron (2 Pack, 32 x 28 inches, White) – Liquid Drop Resistant, Durable, String Adjustable, Machine Washable, Comfortable and Easy Care Aprons: Apron For Men: Gateway

Monday, March 25th, 2019

https://www.amazon.com/Utopia-Kitchen-Professional-Apron-inches/dp/B008F0DR4I/ref=sr_1_fkmrnull_11_sspa?keywords=cheap+throw+away+apron+long+10+pack+sleeveless&qid=1553472830&s=gateway&sr=8-11-fkmrnull-spons&psc=1
similar to a cut dropcloth

Efforts to make buildings greener are not working

Sunday, February 10th, 2019

QT:((”
“One reason is the rebound effect. Insulate buildings better, and people will wear fewer layers rather than turn the heat down. The way energy-efficiency schemes are structured does not help, argues Richard Twinn of the UK Green Building Council, a think-tank. The schemes only finance a single type of upgrade at a time, such as loft insulation. A whole-house retrofit, in contrast, could have added digital
thermostats to ensure that greater efficiency was converted into lower bills rather than higher temperatures.”
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Efforts to make buildings greener are not working
https://www.economist.com/international/2019/01/05/efforts-to-make-buildings-greener-are-not-working

The 7 Best New York City Coworking Spaces to Use in 2018

Monday, November 19th, 2018

https://www.thebalancesmb.com/best-coworking-spaces-in-nyc-4172523

Ventilation Products for Residential and Commercial Applications | www.fantech.net

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

http://www.fantech.net/
clothes dryer fire hazard & need to insulate outlet

What online fashion brands can learn from Amazon’s stores – Digiday

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

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“Brands that have similar access to customer data — while perhaps not on the Amazon scale — can follow suit. In some cases, they’re starting to: At Reformation’s newest stores, the sales floor layout is stripped down and streamlined to only display the brand’s top-performing items. The rest of the selection can be browsed via touch screens that show the full online store. (Digital screens as a utility, however, do have their own problems, like a barrier to scale.)”

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https://digiday.com/marketing/online-fashion-brands-can-learn-amazons-stores

12 Companies That Could Thrive in the Age of Amazon

Friday, June 29th, 2018

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“He cites the example of Target (TGT), which “recently began testing replenishing stores and digital orders from the same pool of inventory with one of its distribution centers in the Northeast and saw a 33% reduction in back room inventory for these stores while also reducing stock-outs by 50%.

In fact, the switch to centralized inventory is key to his switching his view on Macy’s from “short” to “long”:”
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https://www.barrons.com/articles/12-companies-that-could-thrive-in-the-age-of-amazon-1528228978

It feels colder in parts of Canada than on Mars

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/12/29/its-feels-colder-in-parts-of-canada-than-on-mars/ QT:{{”
“For comparison: It’s about 1 degree at Antartica’s Amundsen-Scott weather station. (NB: It’s “summer” down there.) On Thursday, the Mars Gale Crater reached -9.4 degrees, making it feel warmer than Saskatoon, Montreal and Calgary. (At night, NASA’s Curiosity rover recorded lows of -112 degrees. So, take heart, Canadians! It’s warmer in Canada than Mars in the dead of night.)”
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It feels colder in parts of Canada than on Mars

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

QT:{{”
“For comparison: It’s about 1 degree at Antartica’s Amundsen-Scott weather station. (NB: It’s “summer” down there.) On Thursday, the Mars Gale Crater reached -9.4 degrees, making it feel warmer than Saskatoon, Montreal and Calgary. (At night, NASA’s Curiosity rover recorded lows of -112 degrees. So, take heart, Canadians! It’s warmer in Canada than Mars in the dead of night.)”
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