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    TechpowerUp's Winter 2018! WCG Challenge (2/23 thru 3/1/2018)- crunch/fold with TPU and WIN!!!

    Challenge is ON! - time to get your cruncher's to crunching! :) TPU's Winter 2018 WCG Challenge! (2/23-3/1/2017)* *note starts 2/23 at 0:00 UT (2/22 at 7pm eastern time) Join us to crunch/fold and even get a chance to win some cool stuff!!! Welcome to the TPU's Winter 2018 WCG Challenge...
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    Planning thread- WCG-TPU upcoming Winter 2018 crunching challenge

    Hey Team, It's still pretty chilly around here this time of year so to warm things up we've decided to host a crunching Challenge. :) We've opened a Team Challenge at WCG starting on 2/23/2018 Details: Link...
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    [WTB] Looking for an AM4 mb and DDR4 ram

    All set on cpu's for now- could still use an AM4 mb and some DDR4 ram if the price is right Need an 8 core Ryzen cpu for a new TPU cruncher build - preference would be a 1700/1700X but will consider an 1800X if the price is right! Note that I'm all set on a cooler so it doesn't matter whether...
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    Logitech Sale- Amazon Prime Gold Box Deals- big discounts *expired

    Deal expired Logitech G602 for $29.99 Logitech Wireless Performance Mouse MX for $39.99 Logitech 981-000625 G231 Console Gaming Headset with Mic for $34.99 and more...
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    The "Where to Get a Good Deal On A GPU" Thread

    In this current era of GPU scarcity and/or high prices I thought it would be a good idea for members to share where one get a decent deal on the cards currently in demand. Miner/Gamer hate will not be tolerated in this thread- go there/get an infraction.... simple as that ;) Post in with any...
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    WCG-TPU Team Captain's Christmas Giveaway! (2017 edition)

    Hey Team, I missed doing this last year, don't want to repeat that mistake :oops:. The senior management at my company remembered me again at bonus time so I'm going to share some. What's the prize? The drawing will be held tomorrow evening- Christmas Day* *note- may opt to move to Boxing...
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    WCG 13th Birthday Challenge- Grand prize Opt-In (check the OP for eligibility list)

    WCG 13th Birthday Challenge- Grand prize Drawing* *Opt-In required (check the list below for your name) The Challenge is done and it's time to draw the winner for the grand prize: Grand Prize- Win a kickass Cruncher Combo Socket 2011 Xeon (16 core/32 thread) Cruncher Combo donated by...
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    WCG 13th Birthday Challenge (11/16-11/22/2017)- Calling all crunchers!!!

    WCG 13th Birthday Crunching Challenge! (11/16- 11/22/2017)* *note starts 11/16 at 0:00 UT (11/15 at 7pm eastern time) Join us to crunch/fold and even get a chance to win some cool stuff!!! Welcome to the WCG 13th Birthday Challenge! Seti.Germany has opened a Team challenge at WCG and it's...
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    TechpowerUp's Fall 2017 WarmUP! WCG Challenge (10/27 thru 10/31)- crunch/fold with TPU and WIN!!!

    TPU Fall 2017 WarmUP! (10/27- 10/31/2017)* *note starts 10/27 at 0:00 UT (10/26 at 8pm eastern time) Join us to crunch/fold and even get a chance to win some cool stuff!!! Welcome to the TPU Fall 2017 WarmUP! WCG Challenge It's finally starting to cool off in a lot of areas so it's time to...
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    WCG-TPU upcoming crunching challenges planning thread- WCG 13th Birthday November 2017

    UPDATE- WCG 13th Birthday challenge thread is open here: https://www.techpowerup.com/forums/threads/238851/unread Hey Team, Weather is cooling off and it's time to start planning some challenges! :) EDIT- the WarmUP! is done- now planning for the 13th Birthday Challenge We have 2 challenges...
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    New WCG project- Microbiome Immunity Project

    Looks like we have a fresh project to add to our crunching efforts! https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/forums/wcg/viewthread_thread,40248 Project page at WCG: https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=533 Project on the WCG forum...
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    [WTB][US] Looking for a tech bench/test stand

    Looking for a test stand or tech bench- will buy a new one within the next week or so if there are no offers. Should be able to handle up to EATX (or larger) and functional... not concerned about scratches, etc.. Please PM me with what you have and we'll see if we can something out My heat is...
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    Solar eclipse 8/21/2017- Updates, pics, and info

    Will the eclipse be visible in your area tomorrow? Check your location here: https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/usa/nashville NASA has live feeds setup for multiple locations: https://www.nasa.gov/eclipselive/#NASA+TV+Public+Channel
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    [US] Ryzen 1700X for $299.99 Amazon Prime Deal of the Day (ends 8/14)

    Still in stock- less than 8 hrs left! https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06X3W9NGG/?tag=tec06d-20
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    [FS][US] Asus X79/3930k combo FS (SOLD!)

    *** SOLD *** For Sale- Asus X79/3930k combo Great running setup and I'm going to miss it- priced to move! Here's are the terms for my sales: - Feel free to look at my items and Post/PM me with any questions - If you look please bump - If you want to purchase, I accept payment first via...
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    [WTB][US] Looking for a Ryzen 1600 or 1700

    Hoping to catch someone who bought a Ryzen 1600 or 1700 and is looking to upgrade to a different socket or move up to a 1700X/1800X. I have a board and ram already and am not concerned about whether or not it will overclock well- it will be used at stock clocks for crunching.
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    Looking for a Decent Left Handed Mouse

    Hi Guys, I'm not a true "Lefty" but most of the time I prefer to use a mouse and type left handed. What do you Lefties use for a mouse? Note that I want to find a contoured LH mouse and I have large hands.... getting tired of using universal mice claw style (I believe that's what it's called?)...
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    [US] Logitech Z906 5.1 speakers $206.15 (Amazon Prime Day Deal)

    SOLD OUT! Limited time- Amazon Prime Day Deal (reg. $304.99) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004M18O60/?tag=tec06d-20 Best price around afaik!
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    Giveaway! A few Steam games

    Was going through my games and have a few Steam game codes left over that I'll give out free- first come/first serve: GAME LIST: Trine 2: Complete Story Mark of the Ninja Eets Munchies Not available (key not working) :mad: Brütal Legend FTL: Faster Than Light FEZ Rocketbirds: Hardboiled...
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    Giveaway! $50 (x2) for the Steam Summer Sale 2017 (Congrats to the winners)!!!

    My 49th birthday is coming up soon :fear: and I'm going to celebrate it by giving a TPU member a $50 gift* to get in on the Steam Summer Sale. UPDATE!!! Due to the awesome response I have decided to add an additional $50 Steam gift! Requirements: - TPU member in good standing prior to May 1...
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    Science & Technology Section stickies

    Any interest in using the "sticky" option to hold some of the more popular threads on the first page of this section? Examples would be the threads that @Drone and others faithfully maintain here. Thoughts? Thread suggestions? Let's hear from you! *Note that sticky requests can be made...
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    TechPowerUp! Kreij Memorial 2017 WCG Challenge- Special Prize (congrats to the winner!!!)

    *Note- this is a special drawing for the Special challenge prize. If you are on the list at the bottom of this post you need to opt in to get in on the drawing. Hey Team, The Challenge is done and it's time to select the Special Prize winner: Special Prize- for a dedicated TPU folder* EVGA...
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    [US] Ryzen Deal- 1600X & ASRock X370 Killer SLI/ac for $279.99 @NewEgg (ends soon!)

    Limited time offers! New deal- see link for details- save $80 https://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.3665661 Another deal- see link for details 1600X & GIGABYTE GA-AX370-Gaming for $299.99- save $50...
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    TechpowerUp's Kreij Memorial 2017 WCG Challenge (5/18 thru 5/26)- crunch/fold with TPU and WIN!!!

    TechPowerUp! Kreij Memorial 2017- May 18th thru May 26th, 2017 Join us to crunch/fold and even get a chance to win some cool stuff!!! Welcome to the TechPowerUp! Kreij Memorial 2017 WCG Challenge This June marks the 3 years since we lost our dear friend and moderator, Kreij, to cancer...
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    [planning thread] TPU/WCG Kreij Memorial 2017 Crunching Challenge

    Hey Team, Time for a new Challenge We've opened a Team Challenge at WCG starting on 5/18/2017 TechPowerUp! Kreij Memorial 2017 We have opened this challenge in memory of our dear friend and moderator, lost to cancer, to help bring awareness of the good work that crunching and folding does to...