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# efficiency - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Students from NUI Galway built a car that can do the equivalent of 10,500 miles per gallon
# Sucking Diesel
# Sucking Diesel

Students from NUI Galway built a car that can do the equivalent of 10,500 miles per gallon

Jun 25th 2017, 11:00 AM 32,991 Views 14 Comments

It’s called the Geec.

# efficiency - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Stop closing down your apps, it only makes things worse
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

Stop closing down your apps, it only makes things worse

May 19th 2016, 7:30 PM 44,775 Views 29 Comments

If you’ve been doing it because you think it’s good for your battery life or phone, you’re going to be disappointed.

# efficiency - Monday 16 May, 2016

This keyboard's keys will respond differently to whatever finger you use
# Shortcuts
# Shortcuts

This keyboard's keys will respond differently to whatever finger you use

May 16th 2016, 4:58 PM 13,205 Views 4 Comments

Pressing the same key with your index finger or middle finger will yield different results.

# efficiency - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

A new kind of WiFi could stop it from draining your phone's battery
# Efficiency
# Efficiency

A new kind of WiFi could stop it from draining your phone's battery

Feb 24th 2016, 4:22 PM 15,594 Views 12 Comments

The method, called Passive WiFi, consumes 1/10,000th the energy current methods use.

# efficiency - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

This smartphone company says it can charge a phone fully in 15 minutes
# Fast Charge
# Fast Charge

This smartphone company says it can charge a phone fully in 15 minutes

Feb 23rd 2016, 3:00 PM 14,514 Views 17 Comments

The Chinese company Oppo says it can fully charge a 2,500mAH battery in the space of 15 minutes.

# efficiency - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Efficient Chelsea ease past Watford and into the fourth round
# Efficiency
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# Efficiency

Efficient Chelsea ease past Watford and into the fourth round

Jan 4th 2015, 6:23 PM 3,579 Views 2 Comments

Watford held out for a while but the result was inevitable really.

# efficiency - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Taking notes by hand is more effective than typing them
# Take That Down
# Take That Down

Taking notes by hand is more effective than typing them

May 10th 2014, 4:30 PM 10,779 Views 12 Comments

Note-taking by hand forces you to think about what you’re writing.

# efficiency - Friday 7 February, 2014

New York police begin testing Google Glass as crime-fighting tool
# Eyes Of The Law
# Eyes Of The Law

New York police begin testing Google Glass as crime-fighting tool

Feb 7th 2014, 12:50 PM 10,248 Views 12 Comments

The wearable device is being used by police officers to see if it has any use in law enforcement.

# efficiency - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Tips on how to stay warm, protect the environment and heat your home this winter
# Buuuurrrrrrr
# Buuuurrrrrrr

Tips on how to stay warm, protect the environment and heat your home this winter

Nov 9th 2013, 7:30 AM 18,264 Views 69 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency said that householders can save money and be environmentally friendly this winter.

# efficiency - Monday 15 October, 2012

Nobel prize for economists who worked on matching schools with students
# Game Theory
# Game Theory

Nobel prize for economists who worked on matching schools with students

Oct 15th 2012, 1:06 PM 5,890 Views 8 Comments

US economists Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley share the award for their work in ‘the theory of stable allocations’.

# efficiency - Friday 25 May, 2012

New car efficiency standards ‘would save drivers €800 a year’
# Motoring
# Motoring

New car efficiency standards ‘would save drivers €800 a year’

May 25th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,347 Views 22 Comments

Tougher laws to cut emissions would lead to dramatic savings in the cost of motoring, it’s been claimed.

# efficiency - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Column: Ireland is a country that doesn’t know what it wants to be
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland is a country that doesn’t know what it wants to be

Mar 22nd 2012, 7:30 AM 18 Views 23 Comments

First we blame our leaders for going one way, then the opposite. We need a grown-up discussion about where Ireland is headed, writes Aaron McKenna.