Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.
It's been an amazing year for mobile gaming, with more new games than ever before. Here are some of the best titles released in 2013.
The struggling network equipment maker will cut its workforce by about 14 percent in an effort to trim $1 billion in costs, European newspapers report.
Even as the Web's biggest radio provider lifted a 40-hour cap on mobile music, its September metrics showed listener-hour growth slowed from the past couple months.
The latest listener stats reveal a service that's still getting bigger but finding it harder to grow as fast as it once did. The most important numbers for Pandora now are the ones preceded by dollar signs.
Around 1 percent of all iPhones activated in the U.S. are 5S models, while just 0.3 percent are 5C units, according to mobile analytics firm Localytics.
For owners of new iOS devices, Apple's photo-editing software can handle high-end camera files. It's got some new features, too, and works on newer iPod Touches.
The company's top executives were paid a total of $22 million in 2012, less than half of what they made in the previous year.
The figure is based on owners fully charging the tablet every other day, according to the Electric Power Research Institute.
Company comes in shy of expectations both on sales and revenues as Windows division sales are down 33 percent. Investors await conference call for news on Surface, Windows 8.