Originally Posted by gmarinov
There is nothing wrong with post-tiger OSes apart from them having more aggressive power management. BTW Apple haven't replied anything to my bug report after I insisted it can be reproduced with 100% certainty and gave them pointers as to which devices seem to do this.
Exactly, which isn't necessary and makes our macbooks hot without reason and shortens battery and electronics lifes down.
Have you made a new bug report after their answer? Im thinking into making a new one. I will also try to contact Apogee about this again to try and get them into contacting Apple themselves about the issue.
Also heres an old thread from Apple Forums about the issue: Apple - Support - Discussions - Apogee Duet makes CPU warm using Leopard ...