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Civilian Supercomputing: BOINC

Usually when we think of supercomputers, we probably think about large, noisy computers with arrays of blinking lights somewhere in a distant lab. Something like WOPR from War Games, I’ll bet. That’s not far off, as the supercomputers of today are still very big devices.

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Video Pick: X Windows System Tutorial

I’ve begun work on a side project that I’ve been investigating for awhile involving wireless, Linux-based, low-cost, low-power, centrally-managed, long-lasting terminal computer devices for use inside of kiosks at my workplace. Since these machines will operate on low storage space …

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