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waste-to-energy

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Googlicious

Brian Tong delivers everything happening around Google with his high-energy style, covering the late

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Merging iOS and OS X would be 'waste of energy', Apple exec says

Apple's Phil Schiller has poured water on the theory that iOS and OS X could be combined into one operating system.

By January 24, 2014

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Power-wasting battery chargers to go on energy diet

The California Energy Commission takes aim at improving efficiency of battery chargers for laptops, music players, and larger battery-powered goods.

By January 13, 2012

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Waste to energy: Green or greenwash?

A visit to a modern waste-to-energy plant shows they are far cleaner than older incinerators and an alternative to landfills, but shouldn't displace efforts to increase recycling.

By October 21, 2011

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Digging into waste-to-energy (photos)

Covanta Energy's waste-to-energy facility takes municipal solid waste and produces electricity in a less-polluting way than old-time incinerators.

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Microsoft: Software puts kibosh on energy waste

Microsoft project finds that software provided as good a bang for the buck as upgrading physical infrastructure in commercial building energy retrofits.

By October 5, 2011

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The 404 1,497: Where we waste a perfectly good dimension (podcast)

An app that warns you about fart-inducing foods, a Tinder for frisky senior citizens, why you shouldn't waste money on 3D movies, and a taste test of Doritos's new "404" flavored chips!

By June 3, 2014

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The 404 1,497: Where we waste a perfectly good dimension

An app that warns you about fart-inducing foods, a Tinder for frisky senior citizens, why you shouldn't waste money on 3D movies, and a taste test of Doritos's new "404" flavored chips!

By June 3, 2014

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Waste Management CEO places energy bets

The garbage hauler is investing in start-ups to wring valuable products from waste, including electricity, liquid fuels, and chemicals.

By April 4, 2011

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Transphorm targets 'hidden tax' of wasted energy

Power electronics that convert between AC and DC are the unsung workhorses of the grid and all things electrical. The start-up Transphorm, backed by Google and Kleiner Perkins, bets on a more efficient chip technology.

By February 23, 2011

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Air Force base to gasify waste for energy

IST Energy's truck-sized Green Energy Machine will turn trash into electricity and heat at Air Force base in demo project.

By January 28, 2011