17 Nov '11, 12pm

Green Blog: A Phone App for Switching Out Your Light Bulbs

How many mobile-phone apps does it take to change a light bulb? Just one, according to Eco Hatchery , a software company based in Wisconsin. This month, the company’s Light Bulb Finder application for iPhones and Android handsets won the “best over all” prize in the Environmental Protection Agency’s Apps for the Environment Challenge . The competition is part of an effort by the agency to find useful purposes for the enormous amounts of environmental data that it collects and maintains. The E.P.A. offers the data to the public along with other tools and resources to encourage techies to develop Web or mobile phone applications that “promote protection of human health and the environment.” The challenge was open to all comers, starting last June. From 38 entries, a panel of program experts and managers from the E.P.A. chose four winners based on the usefulness and innovatio...

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A Phone App for Switching Out Your Light Bulbs

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How many mobile-phone apps does it take to change a light bulb? Just one, according to Eco Hatchery , a software company b...

A Phone App for Switching Out Your Light Bulbs

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How many mobile-phone apps does it take to change a light bulb? Just one, according to Eco Hatchery , a software company b...

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