Lnk: The death of diesel: has the one-time wonder fuel become the new asbestos?

Diesel was the dream fuel, promoted by governments and the car industry as a cheaper way to save the planet. Then the cracks started to appear Source: The death of diesel: has the one-time wonder fuel become the new asbestos? | Cities | The Guardian As a person with asthma, I loathe my diesel powered, [...]

Remote work: For programmers, the ultimate office perk is avoiding the office entirely

Around 8% of full-time programmers in the US work from home, and their numbers are growing fast. Source: Remote work: For programmers, the ultimate office perk is avoiding the office entirely — Quartz Although I am not a programmer, I find it easier to get more work done and at a better quality when working [...]

Transferwise founder points out the inconvenient truth about Brexit for fintech in London

Millennials take note. Source: Transferwise founder points out the inconvenient truth about Brexit for fintech in London — Quartz Unsurprisingly a progressive European start-up run by an EU migrant and a service used by lots of people who transfer money across borders suggests Brexit maybe a bad thing. And then you realise businesses like his [...]