In November 1989, Mexico City introduced a car rationing scheme to curb air pollution. The city’s government prohibited 20 percent of the vehicles from plying on the roads between Monday and Friday based on the last digit of their license plates.… Read more
Author: Vishal Kataria
Here are three interesting articles we found, and their summaries, for your weekend reading.
How Financial Times improved reader habits by 39%
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“We’re so used to creating ‘web-pages’ but it’s important not to forget the real problem … how can we improve the ‘experience’?
On 16th July 2020, the Shiv Sena filed a legal complaint against Sameet Thakkar for calling Uddhav Thackeray, the party leader’s son, a Baby Penguin. Thackeray allegedly earned the nickname after the party forced the BrihanMumbai Corporation (BMC) to import penguins for display at a Zoo despite strong objection by experts.… Read more
Jeff Bezos once said:
“I frequently get the question: ‘What’s going to change in the next 10 years?’ I almost never get the question: ‘What’s not going to change in the next 10 years?’ And I submit to you that the second question is actually the more important of the two.”
We often read, hear, and see how the world is changing.… Read more
In the blockbuster hit Groundhog Day, Bill Murray gets trapped in a time loop. He lives the day of February 2 in Punxsutawney, a quaint town, repeatedly.
Murray tries everything to get out of the loop. He commits suicide, kidnaps the groundhog Punxsutawney Phil and drives it and himself off the cliff.… Read more