On Fri, Jun 28, 2002 at 04:45:59PM +0100, Breathnach, Proinnsias (Dublin) wrote:
> approx 4 years to make back the price difference !
>> And that's before you discount the energy-saving features of most modern
> monitors .. which only consume about 3 or 4 watts in standby mode ...
well, for 8 hours a day of use - 1/3 a day. so 12 years from the
> Of course ... there's also eye-strain costs to be factored, and real-estate
> considerations etc ... (plus depreciation / wear and tear etc)
well, i find that lcd screens have less flicker, so that's less
eye-strain. plus they're easier to move to the right angle and height,
so again, less eye (and body) strain.
also, the us epa (poor unloved bastards that they are in this
administration) have this pretty informative page on the topic:
kevin at suberic.net that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to
fork()'ed on 37058400 the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier
meatspace place: inle than a sober one. the happiness of credulity is a
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