eWeek Newsbreak, Feb. 9, 2009

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is rolling out five new Phenom II processors for high-end desktops and gaming PCs. Included in the release is a set of energy-efficient tri-core and quad-core chips AMD says these will consume 50 percent less power than previous versions. Microsoft says its Environmental Sustainability Dashboard for Microsoft Dynamics AX can help execs and IT administrators interested in green IT reduce their carbon footprint and save money by monitoring everything from energy costs and consumption to greenhouse gas emissions. Over the weekend the Wall Street Journal reported that Microsoft will soon launch its own cell phone software store. This news comes on the tail of Microsoft-