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The new Bugatti Chiron, making its debut at the Geneva International Motor Show this year, is the fastest, most powerful production car in existence. It replaces the Bugatti Veyron (and yes, the Veyron was the previous fastest production car) and while it retains the older car's powertrain, pretty much everything else has been upgraded and improved.
It's clear that the current ways we produce and consume energy will be difficult to sustain over the long term (already, the US uses as much electricity to cool its buildings as Africa uses on pretty much everything). But changing the ways we produce and consume power could lead to fundamental changes in our relationship with energy companies.
Social media campaigns can pay big dividends to small businesses. Getting your name out to a larger audience is key for business owners. For small businesses operating online, there is great potential to do this, as a website can reach a global audience.
‘You built a time machine out of a DeLorean?' The words of soon-to-be time traveller Marty McFly to eccentric scientist Emmett Brown in Back to the Future only began to touch upon the complex issues involved.
On the face of it, ‘wireless electricity' sounds like futuristic magic. But we've already had electric toothbrushes charging wirelessly since the early '90s, and the latest generation of smartphones – such as the Samsung Galaxy S6 – have been drawing electricity from our businesses and homes without cables for months.
Cross-channel train operators Eurostar will expand their existing fleet later this year with the addition of the Siemens e320. Named for its top speed of 320kmph (around 200mph), this new train signifies another step forward in connecting the UK with the rest of the continent.
The online revolution might mean self-employment is higher now than at any time in the last 40 years. Freelancers who need an office range from financial advisers to graphic designers, and for all of them, flexible office space is an enticing solution.