62 Trillion Spam E-mails = ?

All of those junk e-mails that clutter up your inbox aren't just a massive annoyance but a colossal waste of energy. According to a report released this week by computer security company McAfee, spammers last year generated a whopping 62 trillion junk e-mails. What does that mean in terms of energy? Instead of sending messages asking for money or marketing Viagra, the electricity used sending the e-mails could have powered 2.4 million homes for a year or driven a car around the planet 1.6...Full Story
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