Contents this week: Xiaomi suddenly decides to close all its stores in France, we explain how to take advantage of the state bonus of €4,000 to subsidize the purchase of an electric bike, these teleworking employees who pretend , and the discovery of a surprising near-Earth ocean-planet that wouldn’t swear in the Star Wars franchise.
Why Xiaomi decided to close its stores in France?
Xiaomi only started opening stores in France in 2018 – but obviously not everything went as planned. The entity that managed the French stores, Tell Me, has been placed in compulsory liquidation forcing 6 of the 7 Xiaomi France stores to close for an indefinite period. Xiaomi may be the leading smartphone seller in France with a 30% market share in 2021, but the brand has just announced on Instagram the permanent closure of all of its points of sale in France. It must be said that the pandemic and the confinements have been there, and that it seems that most customers now have the reflex to buy their smartphone online.
How to take advantage of the €4,000 electric bike bonus?
Want to drop your thermal car to ride an electric bike? If you scrap your old thermal car to ride an electric bike at the start of the school year, you will be able to benefit from a bonus whose amount goes up to 4000 euros. However, there are conditions that can modify this amount. We explain everything to you in our article!
Does telework facilitate too much “air work” (in other words people who pretend)?
Since the pandemic, many companies have integrated teleworking into their activity. But a new Gitlab – Qatarlog study could lead some bosses to bring their employees back to the office. Indeed, many of them feel obliged to make an act of presence by connecting to their messaging system, for example, at certain times of the day, but without necessarily working.
This ocean-planet is worthy of Star Wars
Researchers from the University of Montreal have just discovered a strange world located only a hundred light years from Earth. Exoplanet TOI-1452b is an ocean planet only slightly larger and more massive than Earth. Above all, the spectrographic analysis of the light that reaches us confirms that this object is entirely covered with water – an essential element for life.
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