By Cary ChinWhile I don’t have one to play around with yet, my first interest from a power standpoint will be to evaluate the impact of the A5 processor. We saw a measurable improvement in energy efficiency in the iPad 2 vs. the original iPad, partly attributable to the A5. … [Read more...] about iPhone 4S Power Efficiency Improvements?
ACS Nano. The researchers, led by Prashant Kamat, created an alcohol-based paste consisting of cadmium sulfide, cadmium selenide, and titanium oxide semiconducting nanoparticles. They then annealed the paste on a conducting glass surface, and sandwiched an electrolyte solution … [Read more...] about Solar Paint is Easy to Make, Needs Efficiency Improvements
Informatics Swiss researchers boost efficiency of flexible solar cells to new world record - Record efficiency of 18.7% for flexible CIGS solar cells on plasticsScientists at Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, have further boosted the … [Read more...] about Swiss researchers boost efficiency of flexible solar cells to new world record – Record efficiency of 18.7% for flexible CIGS solar cells on plastics
Cloud Computing Computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, and Google have developed a novel approach that allows the massive infrastructure powering cloud computing as much as 15 to 20 percent more efficiently. This novel model has already been applied at … [Read more...] about Engineers Develop Techniques to Boost Efficiency of Cloud Computing Infrastructure
Data Analysis Green Touch Initiative Targets 1000-fold Improvement in Energy Efficiency The world took a step closer to a green and more sustainable communications future with the launch of Green Touch, a global consortium organized by Bell Labs whose goal is to create the … [Read more...] about Green Touch Initiative Targets 1000-fold Improvement in Energy Efficiency