Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 28th Jan 2006 16:46 UTC, submitted by Dually
Intel "Connect any USB 2.0 device to your notebook and lose more than one hour of battery time: Tom's Hardware Guide's tests of a Windows-based Intel Core Duo mobile processor platform revealed a serious power consumption issue that, according to Intel, is caused by a Microsoft driver bug - a bug that has been known by Microsoft for some time, but kept from the public eye until today."
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Finally
by seeder on Sun 29th Jan 2006 09:48 UTC
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2006-01-29

So, now we can say that linux is more power efficient that windows, and we have a proof.

Intel recommends Linux for his new Intel Core platform ;)

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