Blog of applications efficiency

  • Energy consumption of the 30 most popular mobile apps in the world

    Energy consumption of the 30 most popular mobile apps in the world

    All our digital uses have an impact of energy consumption and in a more global way in technical resources (RAM, CPU, Data, …). The environmental impact of digital is today important and especially in strong progression. Today, according to the project shift * report, the impact of digital in terms of greenhouse gas represents 3.7% of total emissions (GHG) on the planet and could represent, according to the assumptions, between 7 and 8.

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  • The battle of the day: AirBnb vs Booking

    The battle of the day: AirBnb vs Booking

    Today’s match will oppose two applications of the travel and local informations category. Indeed, the fighters are AirBnb and Booking. In the left corner AirBnb, created in 2007, is a community platform for renting and booking accomodations between individuals. In the right corner Booking, created in 1996, is an online accommodations booking platform. The weighing At the weighing AirBnb is the heaviest application with 202 Mb.

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  • The battle of the week: Amazon Prime Video vs Netflix

    The battle of the week: Amazon Prime Video vs Netflix

    Today’s match will oppose two applications of the video services on demand category. Indeed, the fighters are Amazon Prime Video and Netflix. In the left corner Amazon Prime Video, created in 2006, is the video service on demand created by the giant Amazon, Netflix’s first competitor on the market. In the right corner Netflix, created in 1997, is today the most used application to watch a serie or a movie on a smarthpone.

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  • The Top 10 myths of frugal ICT

    The Top 10 myths of frugal ICT

    I have been working for more than 8 years in GreenIT and I have seen lately that several studies and initiatives have started. This is a very positive sign and shows that there is a real dynamic to change the impact of ICT. All actions, whether small scale, as a simple awareness, or on a larger scale such as the optimization of a website with millions of visitors, is good to take into account the climate emergency.

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  • The fight of the week: Amazon vs Cdiscount

    The fight of the week: Amazon vs Cdiscount

    The battle of the week opposes this time two m-commerce applications. Indeed, it is a duel between the french app Cdiscount and the american app Amazon. In the left corner Amazon, created in 1994, is an american company, e-commerce world leader. In the right corner Cdiscount, created in 1998, is a french company, main Amazon challenger in France. The weighing At the weighing Amazon is the heaviest app with 156 Mb.

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