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Submission + - The green cure to the internet cafe blues (userful.com)

Cathie Walker writes: "Hotels, cafes and other high-traffic areas need a hassle-free way of providing internet access. Kiosks.Userful.com is now giving away the software, supplies & support to set up & run turnkey self-service internet cafes. A pod of 10 environmentally responsible internet stations running off a single PC in use just 90 minutes a day could make $25,000 per year. Userful's revolutionary software, DiscoverStation is quickly becoming the standard for green computing worldwide. DiscoverStation leverages the unused computing power of modern PCs to create an environmentally efficient computing option. Attaching up to 10 monitors, mice and keyboards to a single computer reduces CO2 emissions by up to 15 tons per year per system and reduces electronic waste by up to 80%. Userful recently stated that in the last year their software has saved over 13,250 tons of CO2 emissions, the equivalent of taking 2,300 cars off the road."

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