News of BOINC
Updated: 28 min 19 sec ago
A new Portuguese-language article discusses BOINC and several of the projects that use it.
Starting with version 7.2.28, the recommended BOINC installer for Windows also installs VirtualBox, open-source virtualization software. This allows volunteered computer to run VM applications, benefitting both scientists and volunteers.
A new version of BoincTasks interface is available. New features include a "cloud mode" that lets you control BOINC clients from any web browser, and improved support for dynamic client IP addresses.
BOINC Client Configuration is a Windows GUI for editing the BOINC client configuration.
The 9th Annual BOINC Workshop was held last week. See video and slides of the talks, and notes on the Hackfest activities.
World Community Grid has summarized the results of a study of volunteer attitudes and motivations.