Electric vehicles are the future of road transportation by Erik N

There have been a lot of debate on whether EV’s are really more environmentally friendly than cars with internal combustion engines. Some say the battery production alone will make an EV less environmentally friendly, whereas others claim that in spite of the impact from manufacturing the battery packs EV’s will still be better for the environment over their lifetime. From everything I have read and learned about EV’s I am confident that EV’s are already beneficial to the environment even though it’s still very early days of road vehicle electrification, and I am going to touch on why in this article.

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OLED - The good, the bad and the ugly by Erik N

To better understand the advantages and disadvantages of OLED displays, we need to take a brief look at LCD displays. The way LCD displays work is that they have a backlight that’s always emitting white light through color filters. Each pixel consists of three subpixels which are red, green and blue. To change the color of a pixel, LCD crystals control how much light goes through each of these individual subpixels to mix the desired color.

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Apple and Google's focus on digital wellbeing by Erik N

Some time ago I saw a bus make a stop, and almost everyone had their heads tilted down, looking at their phones, unaware of the world around them. I bet that a significant amount of these commuters have no idea what their surroundings outside the bus look like. It can for sure help make a boring commute fly by more quickly, but I have been thinking about unhealthy smartphone use for some time now.

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