The notion of one project taking away from another is common but unfounded, Atwell said. “Instead, we see that great projects launching on the platform create more visibility and interest in other projects as well,” she said, adding that around 30% of its community has backed two or more projects. “We also have a strong core of superbackers who have backed dozens or even hundreds or thousands of projects,” she said. … [Read more...] about Comic book flourish on crowdfunding sites, drawing big names
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We’re the number-two company in the industry in non-internal combustion engines. We use hybrid and electrification. In October, we went to Wall Street and said, “Look, propulsion is a frame, the way a designer would think in the future. It doesn’t mean that electrification’s won the war for the next thousand years, right? Hydrogen’s there, there are all kinds of things.” Ford is committed to propulsion platforms that are beyond gas, that have zero emissions, that are kind to the planet. But our customers have to come with us. Right now, electrification represents 5% of the total sales of vehicles. If you wanted to put a car in your garage and charge it, your electrician may have to come in and install some kind of alternative capacity. These are things that the disruption didn’t address well. You can go to a gas station on every corner, the price is lower than in history, and [Ford’s] F-150 now gets 23 miles per gallon. … [Read more...] about Ford CEO Jim Hackett On The Future Of Car Ownership And Driving
In normal times, owners of large office buildings would typically not entertain a one- or two-year lease extension for a large tenant, said Franklin Wallach, senior managing director of the New York Research Group at Colliers. “They see that new leasing activity has dropped off while the amount of sublet space coming into the market is on the rise, so the average landlord wants to keep the tenant in the building.” … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?
Another area where the Motorola Razr 5G really does a good job is in the utility of the external display. Unlike the Galaxy Z Flip’s external screen which can only be used as a notification panel, the Razr’s external display offers more functionality and can be used to execute certain tasks without you having to flip open the device. … [Read more...] about Motorola Razr 5G vs Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G: How do the best 2020 flip smartphones compare?
Commenting on the new scheme, Diego Graffi, Chairman and MD, Piaggio India said, “We welcome the partnership with OTO Capital to facilitate this new model of ownership. Now, our discerning customers can enjoy interesting ownership options across our premium offerings of Vespa and Aprilia. We see flexible ownership to be a desirable new trend amongst the youth of India and we believe Vespa and Aprilia would lead it to extend the premium experience to the aspirants." … [Read more...] about Piaggio India starts leasing scheme on Aprilia and Vespa scooters