The Surprising Energy Used In Google Search « WellHome
Many people have no idea about the amount of energy that is being consumed by surfing the Internet. From the energy of our computers, to the the communications infrastructure linking everything together, to the service providers themselves; each component that assists in the transport or processing of information over the Internet uses energy. It takes a great deal of power to sustain these innumerable connections, but we rarely quantify exactly how much energy we’re using. To illustrate this massive energy consumption, our infographic depicts the energy used in a Google search.
Energy Myths, Misconceptions and Lies « WellHome
It can often be difficult to sort out fact from fiction when it comes to energy related myths, misconceptions, or even lies. By informing oneself of reality, it’s possible to make better decisions that are based on reality and not rumor. The following infographic addresses some of the common inaccuracies floating around out there and brings the truth to light.
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Sneaky Ways To Get Better Gas Mileage – Yahoo! Autos Canada
Motorists looking to save on a litre of gas needn’t drive across province lines in search of cheaper prices at the pump.
5 Tips For Assessing What Students Know – Articles – Educational Technology – ICT in Education
It is not enough to teach students how to understand information and communications technology. At some point you are going to have to assess their knowledge and understanding.
American Idol Voting On Its Way to Facebook
You’ll soon be able to use a dedicated page on Facebook to vote for your favorites on American Idol.
Viewers and fans will be allowed to cast their ballots up to 50 times, as long as they vote during that broadcast’s designated voting period, according to Entertainment Weekly.
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Apple Informatory: Apple Has Significant Head Start With Thunderbolt
Apple’s Thunderbolt interface is probably big, but personally I can’t see any benefit for normal users.
Starting 17 February 2011, a 3-month campaign will offer an enriching journey for students, parents and educators to learn more about cyber wellness.
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