Samsung, LG, and Vizio accused of exploiting TV energy tests

September 22, 2016 1 min read


Volkswagen has faced a lot of criticism, a lot of angry customers, and is required to pay some huge fines because they cheated on emissions testing both in the US and across Europe. […]

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4K TVs use 30% more power, backlights and processing power to blame

November 19, 2015 1 min read


Venture into any store selling TVs today and it’s clear that HD is no longer the focus. Manufacturers want you to spend some extra cash and buy a TV capable of displaying 4K […]

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Cable boxes suck down more power than you could imagine, but that’s going to change soon

December 23, 2013 1 min read


The move to digital television in the US had an unfortunate consequence: a massive ramp up in the use of power-sucking set-top boxes. To help address these boxes, as well as others sitting […]

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