News flash: global warming is very real, and it's not disappearing anytime soon. While some might say that the only answer is worldwide systemic change, there are ways for individuals to make a small difference by taking steps to reduce their personal carbon footprints. This selection of iPhone and Android apps can help.
Cut back on your household electricity use with Green Outlet, which helps you identify which appliances use up the most energy. Not only does cutting back on usage help save the planet, it also helps save money. The app also alerts you when you've exceeded the U.S. government's recommended carbon usage and links to TerraPass.com where you can purchase carbon offsets.
Available for iPhone for $0.99.
Draw your own conclusions on climate change with the Just Science app, which shows recorded changes in land temperature from the past several centuries on a user-friendly color-coded map. DrawingRead More »from 6 Digital Apps for Reducing Your Carbon Footprint