1805, 2016

Leonardo di Caprio has a point: energy and our daily life

The 29th of February 2016 was probably not a day like any other. And we are not just talking about the fact that we will not see another 29th for the month of February until 2020. That day, Leonardo di Caprio won his first Oscar, after years and years of […]

2004, 2016

If NorthQ products could talk… Q-Stick

Who, or better what, am I?

I am Q-Stick. If I had to describe myself in technical terms, I would probably say I am a gateway which connects your NorthQ devices to your mobile phones, tablets or laptops. Basically, you just install me and it takes around 10 minutes (and it’s […]

1801, 2016

10 Interesting Facts about Energy

1. Only 10% of energy in a light bulb is used to create light. 90% of a light bulb’s energy creates heat. Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), on the other hand, use about 80% less electricity than conventional bulbs and last up to 12 times as long.

2. Approximately 30% of […]

1501, 2016

Reduce the heating costs in winter

It is already January, the coldest month of the year. We spend more time at home and try to make it our cozy shelter by increasing the heat. But do we know where the heat is going? Do we know how to keep the heat in the house? There are […]

911, 2015

Parents do not spend enough time with their children

Nowadays more and more authors raise the issue of how much time and energy parents spend with their children. Can our work influence our role as parents?  How do we use our free time? Is the communication with our children enough for them and their development? Does the smartphone steal […]