The Energy Detective – real-time electricity usage monitor

In our time of higher energy and household costs, it’s a good idea to monitor those costs closely and see where we can cut back, not to mention that saving energy is just a good, green practice. For example, Kill-a-Watt has a number of products to directly monitor whatever is plugged into it, but how… Continue reading The Energy Detective – real-time electricity usage monitor

25% of the planet online in 2012

Perhaps you’re thinking that # should be higher, but then again, this isn’t really surprising, is it? After all, 2012 is only a few years away, and even in the country of the Internet’s birth (the US), uptake is less than 75%. Appropriately enough, the highest growth will be in high economic growth/’emerging’ countries like… Continue reading 25% of the planet online in 2012