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TechpowerUp's 10th Birthday WCG Challenge (5/14 thru 5/23)- crunch/fold and win some cool stuff!!!

Discussion in 'World Community Grid (WCG)' started by Norton, May 9, 2014.

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Are you planning to crunch or fold during the upcoming challenge?

Poll closed May 23, 2014.
  1. Happy Birthday TPU and count me in!!!

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  2. Happy Birthday TPU and maybe next time...

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  1. Arjai

    Arjai

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    DO IT!!!!!!!!!!!!
    There is time!! PLEASE!?!!!
     
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  2. fullinfusion

    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    ok doing it now
     
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  3. Arjai

    Arjai

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    THANK YOU!!! I NEED this win, um, WE need this win!!
    ;)
     
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  4. fullinfusion

    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    Running

    [​IMG]
     
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    Arjai

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    Good Night, Buonanotte, Labanakt, Goedenacht, طابت ليلتكم!, Bona nit!

    Let us go to sleep KNOWING that TONIGHT, our combined effort can WIN this Challenge!!
    :peace:
    :toast:
    :rockout:
    :clap:
    :lovetpu:
     
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  6. fullinfusion

    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    I lol when I seen your typing haha

    I still dont know what it says but that's what the imagination is for I guess lol

    So what time till that's all she wrote end?

    Edit the CPU i got replaced is as close to the same batch as can be.

    I didn't even screw with it. I popped it into the socket and set the oc settings i had saved in the bios and ran some benches and temps and everything are (is) almost identical. God I should go buy a loto ticket tonight :roll:
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    already uploaded my first 8 work load's :D

    That was fast, she was going nom nom nom lol
     
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  9. HammerON

    HammerON The Watchful Moderator Staff Member

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    It is going to be a close one:toast:
     
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    three words:
    DAMN FRIGGIN HEAT

    with this heat and that overclock, my CPU temps are going by 10°C/18°F more than I'd ever want it to reach. In other words, I am worried that I might damage my CPU :(

    but f*** it, let's crunch!
     
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  11. theoneandonlymrk

    theoneandonlymrk

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    Right windows open clocks to max :)
     
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    10 Million points folded for TPU
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    Vinska

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    pardon?
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    And blow on that dam thing!
     
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    Windows of the room open for cool air, pc full power.
     
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    ahahaha!
    I haven't closed any of my windows for even a bit for the last 3 days.
    (Had to close 'em a bit three days ago due to a thunderstorm)
    So yeah, not much left to open anymore... and by "not much", I mean "nothing" :(
     
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  16. FordGT90Concept

    FordGT90Concept "I go fast!1!11!1!"

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    Normally I turn my computer off at night but I think I'll let it run. It can contribute about 8 more hours worth of work to WCG and Steam is downloading >25 GiB worth of games so, it's win-win.
     
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  17. ChristTheGreat

    ChristTheGreat

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    I was looking at that, damn I would like to win the Win a GTX Titan with an EK full waterblock and backplate, cause I am starting to build a Watercooling setup for my main rig :)
     
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    Bumped my 8350 to 4.8ghz yesterday, and turned CnQ off. the stupid thing had it throttled to 4ghz. Running 100% load on all my machines, got fans on everything, turned up full blast!


    Edit; that titan would be epic. I don't meet the requirements tho, I think the winner is supposed to have 5 million points
     
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    It is Good Night, in 6 languages. :)

    BTW THANK YOU!!! Your combined efforts are what is gonna WIN this THING!! :rockout:
     
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    That's the SPIRIT!!
    That's what WIN's This for us!! Each of us pushing the MAX!!

    Thank YOU!! TPU For The WIN!!!
    :lovetpu:
     
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  21. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    Requirements for the Titan are a bit tight but there are a bunch of folks that are qualified ;)
    * copied from the prize post
    - Donated to a dedicated TPU cruncher/folder (see special requirements)
    - Winner uses the card for TPU folding or crunching
    - Winner has at least 5 million points crunching or folding for TPU by the end of the challenge
    - Shipping terms TBD upon award of prize
    Special Requirements for GTX Titan giveaway
    - will require crunching and folding during the challenge at the Top 20 level in either crunching or folding
    - a special drawing will be held requiring opt in
    - winner will need to be a current TPU cruncher or folder as of 5/1/2014
    - additional details TBA

    We'll be posting up the list on Saturday at some point :)

    About 9 hrs to go until the end of the Challenge... crunch on!!!
     
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  22. HBalazs.hu

    HBalazs.hu

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    some cores added to my crunching farm... I know it' not so much, but maybe help a little bit.
    [​IMG] (05/23/2014 is a half day)
     
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    * copied from the prize post
    - Donated to a dedicated TPU cruncher/folder (see special requirements)
    - Winner uses the card for TPU folding or crunching (I would do)
    - Winner has at least 5 million points crunching or folding for TPU by the end of the challenge (In the challenge? or global? has I got 90 millions for TPU total :D )
    - Shipping terms TBD upon award of prize
    Special Requirements for GTX Titan giveaway
    - will require crunching and folding during the challenge at the Top 20 level in either crunching or folding Only you guys see if we are in the top 20?
    - a special drawing will be held requiring opt in
    - winner will need to be a current TPU cruncher or folder as of 5/1/2014
    - additional details TBA
     
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    Shame most crunchers don't qualify for the Titan, oh well, we shall still make our best effort, c'mon guys, final lap, it's gonna be a photo finish!
     
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    manofthem WCG-TPU Team All-Star!

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    This thread is so full of WIN, it's unbelievable! Everybody's giving 200%!
    :respect: :respect: :respect:

    I lament not being able to commandeer more pcs for this challenge. :(
     
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