GNU/Linux is the most power-efficient OS on Intel hardware

According to a keynote given at OSCON, Intel’s PowerTOP application has allowed developers to get a close-up view of what is sucking power in a GNU/Linux system. Apparently they’ve gotten so much feedback and patches that they’ve been able to extend battery life by an hour since the first release, making GNU/Linux the best OS for power saving.

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