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Google: Use the Cloud, Save the Planet

You have to think about security issues, but the potential energy savings of using the cloud are crystal clear.

National No-Print Day: Will You Take the Pledge?

Printer maker Toshiba is sponsoring National No-Print Day on October 23, 2012, when it hopes the paperless office becomes a reality. Ironic?

Microsoft Pledges to Go Carbon Neutral in July

After reducing its carbon footprint for several years, Microsoft plans to be carbon neutral from from the start of its next fiscal year.

How Five Tech Companies Will Go Green for Earth Day

Long-life light bulbs, eco-friendly smartphones, and easier ways to shop for earth-friendly cars are some of the green projects tech companies will show off this Earth Day.


Google Leads Green IT Ranking

Google came out on top of Greenpeace's Cool IT Leaderboard for overall green practices.

Vampire Power Reality Check: What Tech Gear Sucks the Most?

We break down what tech gear costs you the most on your electric bill even when it's not actively being used.


Tripp Lite's New Surge Suppressor Designed to Save Electricity

Maker says its Eco-Surge Suppressor's individual outlets can cut power and reduce wasteful electricity use.

Eight Easy Ways to Green Your Business

Whether you're eyeing a living wall or shopping for greener gadgets, these tips can help your small business save money and breathe easier.

Amazing Tech Changing Business Around the World

Want a robotic security guard? Better set up shop in Korea. Here are technologies you'll encounter on business trips abroad--some a sign of things to come to the U.S., but others far out of reach.

Five Ways to Get the Most Out of Existing Storage

With the prices of hard drives skyrocketing, here's how you can extend the life and usefulness of the storage gear you already own.