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In this week’s summary: Revolut’s growth model called into question, this portable air conditioning unit from a Lebanese startup promises cold for less than €100, the “quack” of Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven in Stranger Things), and the consequences of the end of Netflix account sharing.

Revolut struggles to follow its own roadmap

Revolut seems far from its initial growth objectives. Even if with 20 million customers in seven years, the situation is far from being catastrophic, it should be remembered that the firm had the ambition to attract a total of 100 million by 2025. Internally, it seems that we took stock of the situation. This is why, for example, the neobank recently added investment solutions in equities, cryptocurrencies and commodities. And above all also the reason why Revolut seeks to become a real bank. In sight: increase the average profitability of each client by diversifying the service offer.

An air conditioning unit for less than €100 that consumes 80% less energy?

hexafresh

One of the articles that caused the most reaction this week from Presse-citron readers is the one on the Hexafresh project of a Lebanese startup. It is a portable air conditioner which they estimate to sell for under €100. However, as many of our readers note, the technology presented as a “miracle” by Hexafresh officials raises questions.

Stranger Things: Millie Bobby Brown thinks we need to kill more characters

Millie Bobby Brown, the actress who plays Eleven in Stranger Things recently said she finds the Duffer brothers too sensitive. According to the actress, the number of characters continues to increase, whereas according to her it would be necessary to kill many more, like Game of Thrones. The authors of the series therefore split a response to the young actress – while remaining very friendly.

End of account sharing on Netflix: the day after

A couple watches Netflix

Netflix believes account sharing is one of the biggest threats to its business model. In early March, the platform announced that it would soon limit account sharing to people residing under the same roof. A Qualtrics survey on account sharing and the end of this possibility on Netflix, conducted in the United States, gives a first glimpse of the consequences of this decision.

That’s all for today. Find next week a new Lemon-pressed to stay connected to the news that should not be missed!

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