Internet-based Distributed Computing Projects updates for September 17, 2004

Internet-based Distributed Computing Projects updates for September 17, 2004

Post by kpearso » Wed, 29 Sep 2004 00:07:17


The following updates are from the Internet-based Distributed Computing
Projects website ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ ). These updates
cover public distributed computing projects (projects in which anyone can
participate).

September 17, 2004

- new active charity:
( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #stophiv ) The Stop
HIV Site raises money for AIDS treatment as well as research and development
for cures and vaccines

- new active charity:
( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #giveaminute )
giveaminute.org gives care to patients in The Tarahumara Children's Hospital

- ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #lhcathome ) LHC@home
has expanded its pool of beta testers to 2,000. Also, for current testers,
the work unit completion deadline has been shortened to 48 hours. Longer
deadlines will be used when the project goes live.

- ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #cpdn )
climateprediction.net is featured in a chapter in a new book about using
new technologies to sustain and protect natural ecosystems

--
Kirk Pearson, editor of Internet-based Distributed Computing Projects
http://www.yqcomputer.com/
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug. -- John Lithgow