CNET News Daily Podcast: Getting Windows 7 to use less power

Microsoft's chief environmental strategist talks about how Redmond's products are changing; three ISPs join the RIAA's file-sharing fight; and Facebook responds to users' redesign complaints.

Microsoft is promising lower power consumption in Windows 7, among other products. CNET News intern Erik Palm had a chance to sit down with Robert Bernard, the company's chief environmental strategist, to talk about what changes users can expect to see.

Also in this podcast: Three ISPs join the RIAA in its fight to squelch illegal file sharing; Facebook responds to users' redesign complaints with a few upcoming changes; and TiVo owners can now use Blockbuster OnDemand.

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Today's stories:

Comcast, Cox join RIAA antipiracy campaign Complaints prompting Facebook changes Blockbuster OnDemand coming to TiVo EMI's catalog comes to Project Playlist New Dell enterprise offering heavy on services Nokia invests in mobile-payment company IBM hops aboard high-speed rail
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