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BOINC Pentathlon announced

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 00:47
SETI.Germany invites all BOINC teams to the 5th BOINC Pentathlon, a competition inspired by the Pentathlon in ancient Greece. Teams will compete between May 5 and May 19 at five different BOINC projects to determine the overall winner.

Power to Give story in The Daily Californian

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 01:17
The UC Berkeley newspaper featured a story on Power to Give, the HTC/BOINC partnership to promote scientific computing on smartphones.

New BOINC server VM image available

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 21:58
A BOINC server VM image, based on Debian 7 and the latest BOINC code, is available. Thanks to Christian Beer and the University of Halle.

World Community Grid enables drug discovery

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 08:15
A recent paper in Cancer Medicine describes seven promising drug candidates - identified with the help of World Community Grid – for neuroblastoma, a common form of childhood cancer.

BOINC 7.2.42 released to the public

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:28
A new version of BOINC is ready for public use. You can download it here. See the release notes and version history for details.

HTC announces Power to Give

Thu, 02/27/2014 - 10:43
HTC is supporting Android-based volunteer computing through a new program called Power to Give. This is described in two YouTube videos: one about how to participate and another about the science being done.

BOINCCalculator 0.5.1 released

Thu, 02/27/2014 - 05:31
Climateprediction.net users: a new version of BOINCCalculator has been released.

HTC/BOINC partnership

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 02:21
Since 2012, BOINC has been working with HTC - one of the world's leading smartphone manufacturers - to bring volunteer computing to Android devices. On February 24th we'll release an exciting result of this partnership - stay tuned!

BOINC 7.2.39 released to the public

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 18:37
A new version of BOINC is ready for public use. You can download it here. See the release notes and version history for details.

New project studies mechanical engineering problems

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 08:13
The CONVECTOR project is open and looking for volunteers. The project, based at the Czech Technical University in Prague, studies the optimization of mechanical systems - currently, a system called the "52-bar truss".