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Only a quarter of young adults are financially literate. You don’t want to overwhelm them with terrible advice. John McarthyBefore you click away, disappointed that I brought up something as practical and boring as time management, hear me out. My intent is not to crush your spirits.
Current Mobile CloudThe average U.S. iPhone owner uses 1–2 gigabytes of LTE data per month, according to some studies. That data comes at an energy cost that’s opaque, because we can’t see it directly. You can’t look to your peers in the industry, because all they’re going to tell you is that they are killing it, crushing it, changing the world. Example: Journey towards design perfection The truth, of course, is that these people have been lying to you all along. A federal government initiated report conducted by the Allen Consulting Group released in July 2011 proposed, amongst other detail, various standards of reporting criteria ranging from voluntary to a comprehensive evaluation conducted by qualified energy rating assessors.
The Happiness HypothesisThese simple survey measures seem credible. But according to psychologists, happiness and life satisfaction do not coincide. Life satisfaction has a cognitive component — individuals have to step back to assess their lives — while happiness reflects positive and negative emotions that fluctuate. In other words, happiness may be an element achieved by:
- The image should be dark, and not have a lot of contrast-y edges.
- The text has to be white — I dare you to find a counter-example that’s clean and simple. Seriously. Just one.
- Test it at every screen/window size to make sure it’s legible.
First Approach for SuccessThe American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy estimated in a 2012 study that the energy impact of data is far greater than previously anticipated. In real terms it is about 5.12 kilowatt hours per gigabyte of data consumed. It also uncovered where most of that cost is incurred: cloud providers.
Working extremely long hours every day of the week might seem exciting at first, but it always leads to burnout.
The Dreamy FactorsIn order to get everyone on the same page, with the right incentives, we have to accomplish a few things:
- Return to investors. Our investors took a huge bet on us and they deserved to get a handsome return.
- Return to employees. Our team also took a big bet on us over the years by investing their time. They deserved a return as well.
- Stock options. If we weren’t planning to sell the company, giving employees stock options didn’t make sense. We needed a new way for the team to share in the success of the business.
Over to YouI hope the contrast in these stories help to highlight what we’ve learned:
- Light comes from the sky.
- Smart phones are a massive energy drain.
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