This blog has been updated with the correct default kilowatt-per-hour rate.
Sometimes it's the little things that count, especially when it comes to your carbon footprint.
When it comes to PC usage, those little things include turning off your computer when you're not using it. Enter Verdiem, with its free download called Edison, which it is offering to consumers to help with their PC power management at home.
Verdiem has a similar product for large enterprise customers--and they of course charge for it. But Edison is free, and available at the company Web site, or from Microsoft.com/environment. … Read more