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TechPowerUp's WCG February Challenge (2/15 thru 2/22/2014)- UPDATE-- TPU wins the Challenge!!!

Discussion in 'World Community Grid (WCG)' started by Norton, Feb 4, 2014.

  1. t_ski

    t_ski Former Staff

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    I think our next challenge will start April 15th and end on April 1st. That's when the GPU WU's will be back.
     
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  2. manofthem

    manofthem WCG-TPU Team All-Star!

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    So it's like a reverse challenge where we go back in time each day? :p

    But gpu WU's are coming back?



    @Norton I'll throw a number out:

    20
     
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  3. stinger608

    stinger608 Dedicated TPU Cruncher & Folder

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    My number would have to be.............Hmm, let me think................Hmm "Oh shit, just pick already" LOLOL...........Okay, 14
     
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    Yes, on April 1st ;)

    My pick is 2
     
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  5. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    pick again- that's james888's number ;)
     
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    13
     
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    I am picking 12.
     
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    Wow so these computers are so powerful that it reverses time. I'm in, I want to reverse a good 10 years.
     
  9. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    Winner! :toast:
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    manofthem WCG-TPU Team All-Star!

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    GPU WU are coming back? Man, I really wish I would have kept my 7970, but then again, 4 HD7770 cards and a GTX 780ti OC'ed to 1.1ghz should do ok.
     
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    Yea I surely hope that the GPU work units do come back!
     
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    Thanks for the prize! :toast:
     
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    Congratulations - you're the only one who figured it out :toast:
     
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    manofthem WCG-TPU Team All-Star!

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    I'm slow and playing catch up :oops:
     
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    Just received the keyboard today and just now installed it. It's very awesome! Thanks again team and Sneekypete! It was good to retire my old warn out keyboard! :toast:
     
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    Well now I'm curious. How old? Microsoft Internet Keyboard Pro? IBM buckle spring?

    That Sneeky person is pretty cool. (Thanks, Sneeky!)
     
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    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    This prize is available for redraw:
    - $20 PayPal gift - provided by theonedub*
    *submitted for redraw by yotano211 as a $20 game gift- winner chooses what game(s) they want from Steam, etc
    Want a chance at winning it?
    This seems to work so we'll use it again.... If you crunched for the Team during the Challenge and you want this prize and haven't won any of the other prizes then do the following:
    - post here saying you want it
    - pick a number from 1-20 (I have picked one as well)
    - if your pick matches mine, you get the prize
    - if my number is not picked after 8 trys, the closest number gets prize
    - winner will be contacted by me with further details
     
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    Might as well try to win something
    I'm going with 15
     
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    Old cheap logitech... hehe
     
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    Everything shipped from me. Have a great time Barb.:lovetpu:
     
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    @sneekypeet I received the prize today that you donated and would like to thank you for a top notch mouse. god its beautiful and braided cable? now im going to need to do my whole case to match its beauty. package was not damage at all and I cant wait to get home to hook this baby up and getnsome head shots in hmmm matt! lol.

    thanks again and thank all that made this challenge such a good time. we all need to do it more often just because it brings good ppl together for such a great cause. god bless and talk to you all tomorrow.
     
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    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    I'll be in for the Chimp Challenge this year. I have 4 gpu's (Amd 7 Series) at your disposal. May need some help getting setup though.
     
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  25. manofthem

    manofthem WCG-TPU Team All-Star!

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    @Norton What the hey... I'll pick 20 again

    Perhaps many of us will need assistance setting up :laugh:
     
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