Internet-based Distributed Computing Projects updates for September 29, 2004

Internet-based Distributed Computing Projects updates for September 29, 2004

Post by kpearso » Fri, 01 Oct 2004 14:54:12


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 29, 2004

- today, on ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ ) CERN's 50th
birthday, ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #lhcathome )
LHC@home completed its beta test and is now live. Anyone can now
participate in the project.

- new active mathematics project:
( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #sigps ) SIGPS (The
Small Internet GFN Prime Search)

- the ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #15k2n1 ) 15k*2^n-1
club found 5 primes for k=706427865 today

- ( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #nfsnet ) NFSNET began
sieving 5^304 + 1 today

- beta version 1.25b of the
( http://www.yqcomputer.com/ #findadrug )
Find-a-Drug client is available as of today

--
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