My big home entertainment system includes a giant TV, Xbox 360, Blu-ray player, Apple TV, and surround sound system--and an HDMI switch that ties them all together. I'm not sure I want to know how much power these devices leech daily through one surge protector. But Fujitsu wants me to know, and it knows guilt is a powerful motivator.
The company has developed a power strip and companion software that can visually graph power usage on a connected PC to keep people in tune with their energy use. It uses power sensors in each outlet of the power strip … Read more