Are Samsung and LG & Co. manipulating the power consumption of TV sets?

Research by the US Environmental Protection Agency NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) has shown that the electricity consumption of television sets manufactured by Samsung, LG and Vizio as measured by official energy tests is significantly lower than in everyday operation. The reasons for this are deficits in the official test methods used to test the energy consumption of new TV sets, whose manufacturer-side utilization confers on the devices in test operation a higher energy efficiency than in everyday practice.   ... →

Deutsche Bank faces law suit

n-tv (08.07.2012) The British interest rate scandal concerning allegedly flawed Libor rates keeps building up pressure on the Deutsche Bank: In the US investors – also German ones – take the financial institution to court because of a possible involvement. So far, the Deutsche Bank has been tight-lipped. First staff members, however, have already lost their jobs.   ... →