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Emerging BOINC Projects
Oct 23 • 41 min
Links: https://quchempedia.univ-angers.fr/athome/forum_thread.php?id=122#1107 https://arxiv.org/abs/2010.01820 https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=652…
Evil Science
Oct 3 • 40 min
We discuss evil science and BOINC security. 3:50 | BOINC Workshop News 5:10 | Foldit news 7:00 | Rakesearch News 8:15 | Shoutout to Ian 8:45 | WCG News 9:55 | SRBase News 11:00 | Evil Science BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC…
BOINC Stats
Sep 27 • 41 min
4:20 | Smash Childhood Cancer Update 6:16 | Open Pandemics Update 7:00 | Mapping Cancer Markers Projects Update 9:45 | Primegrid Update 11:00 | Rosetta@Home Update 14:30 | RNA World Update 15:10 | Virtual BOINC Workshop 16:30 | BOINC Stats David Baker…
Science Education
Sep 22 • 31 min
We discuss that global state of science education and how BOINC can help. 3:15 - Minecraft@home News 5:00 - FightAids@Home News 6:00 - OpenPandemics News 7:20 - AfricaRainfall News 8:20 - Help Stop TB News 9:35 - TN-Grid News 12:00 - Science Communication…
Minecraft@Home
Sep 18 • 19 min
Delta introduces us to Minecraft@Home
News Flash
Sep 13 • 13 min
3:00 | GPU Grid News 4:15 | Africa Rainfall News 5:30 | MLC@Home News 8:45 | Virtual BOINC Workshop 9:45 | PrimeGrid News 11:00 | BOINC in Guiness Book of World Records (2011) Virtual BOINC Workshop (https://boincworkshop.org/) BOINCNetwork Discord…
GoofyXGrid
Sep 10 • 18 min
Delta introduces us to the project GoofyXGrid
BOINC Lingo
Sep 9 • 38 min
We discuss BOINC lingo 2:15 | Virtual BOINC Workshop 5:20 | Microbiome Immunity Project News 7:15 | Thor Challenge 9:00 | NFS@Home News 10:40 | Rakesearch News 11:20 | BOINC Lingo Virtual BOINC Workshop (https://boincworkshop.org/) BOINCNetwork Discord…
Virtual BOINC Workshop!
Sep 1 • 27 min
News including a call for help in organizing the virtual BOINC workshop! 4:15 - Smash Childhood Cancer news 7:30 - Other WCG news 8:30 - GPU Grid news 10:45 - Virtual BOINC Workshop 18:00 - Delta’s Development Update 24:00 - Rig of the Week Virtual BOINC…
BOINC Development and Memories
Aug 24 • 45 min
Delta discusses what it’s like to develop for BOINC and we share some BOINC memories. 3:15 - Africa Rainfall Update 4:30 - Open Pandemics Update 12:00 - Minecraft@home update 13:15 - Delta discussing developing with BOINC 22:45 - Memories from BOINC 28:30…
Nanohub
Aug 14 • 15 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project NanoHub.
BOINC as a permissionless network and community
Aug 10 • 37 min
3:00 | Virtual BOINC Workshop 5:15 | 5th THOR Challenge 8:00 | Main discussion We discuss BOINC as a permissionless network and community based off the image at the tweet below. 5th Thor Challenge…
GDPR and Data Dignity
Aug 7 • 48 min
We discuss some WCG News, GPUGrid News, and GDPR — how it affects BOINC and how it relates to the concept of data dignity. 7:30 - GPU Grid News 12:30 - WCG News 18:30 - GDPR Relevant Links WCG News…
We’re Baaaaaack!
Jul 26 • 32 min
WCG News (https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=630) QuChemPedia Publication (https://www.researchsquare.com/article/rs-36676/v1) GitHub Archive Program (https://archiveprogram.github.com/) Minecraft@Home…
QuChemPedia
Jul 13 • 14 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project QuChemPedia.
New BOINC Projects!
Jul 7 • 35 min
We talk about 2 new BOINC projects and an operating system built for BOINC! Relevant Links FightAIDS@Home News (https://www.worldcommunitygrid.org/about_us/viewNewsArticle.do?articleId=629) MLC@Home (https://www.mlcathome.org/) Minecraft@Home…
TN-Grid
Jul 3 • 19 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project TN-Grid
Neeeeews
Jun 30 • 40 min
We have some cool news to share!
Did! You! Know?!
Jun 29 • 55 min
Facts and tidbits about BOINC.
Potential Good and Bad of BOINC
Jun 20 • 34 min
We explore the potential benefits and dangerous of an open future.
LHC@Home
Jun 12 • 27 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project LHC@Home.
BOINC Bustin
Jun 10 • 52 min
We bust BOINC myths! Rig of the Week (https://3speak.online/watch?v=shmoogleosukami/qcvwhwue) BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Projects page (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/projects.php) Twitter: @thejringo…
The Social Side of BOINC
Jun 1 • 33 min
We discuss the social side of BOINC — education, science communication, science participation, incentives, and gamification.
BOINC Results and Validation
May 23 • 59 min
We discuss how BOINC projects come to their conclusions. We give an overview of several projects and the tangible (and intangible) results they have produced.
BOINC in Business
May 18 • 59 min
We discuss WCG’s new project Open Pandemics, the new BOINC project Ibercivis@Home, GPUGrid, the BOINC Pentathalon, and how BOINC could develop a business side. Relevant Links Open Pandemics…
BOINC Hardware
May 12 • 52 min
We discuss the BOINC Workshop, BOINC Pentathlon, WCG’s Open Pandemics, and answer the questions: Will BOINC destroy my hardware? and Why do some projects use CPUs and others use GPUS? Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC…
Folding@Home and Open Access
May 2 • 39 min
We discuss Folding@Home and the magical world of Open Access. Relevant Links BOINC Pentathlon (https://www.seti-germany.de/forum/content/1211-BOINC-Pentathlon-2020-Crunch-time-again%21?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter) Folding@Home Designer Bounty…
News Day
Apr 30 • 29 min
We discuss the BOINC workshop, entities contributing their idle servers to BOINC, COVID19 projects, and salt. AdventureSci (https://twitter.com/adventuresci/status/1245010585445687296?s=20) LHC@Home Post…
Rosetta@Home
Apr 28 • 17 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project Rosetta@Home. https://i.imgur.com/mVixlBI.gif
Platforms On Which We BOINC
Apr 25 • 44 min
We discuss DreamLab, COVID19 Projects, the BOINC update, and all the platforms on which we can BOINC, from Android to Windows to iOS. Relevant Links Open Pandemics Screensaver…
News Flash!
Apr 13 • 6 min
This abbreviated episode contains some news! BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Projects page (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/projects.php) Twitter: @thejringo (https://twitter.com/thejringo) Twitter: @delta_1512…
Einstein@Home
Apr 9 • 19 min
This week Delta introduces us to Einstein@Home
COVID19 Projects! Rosetta@Home, WCG, TACC, TN-Grid, GPUGrid
Apr 4 • 41 min
This week we discuss all the BOINC projects directly or indirectly working on COVID-19. Relevant Links Rosetta@Home Post (https://boinc.bakerlab.org/rosetta/forum_thread.php?id=13702&postid=93154#93154) Open Pandemics Announcement…
COVID19, WCG, How to Contribute, SETI@Home Tribute PT. 4
Mar 31 • 45 min
This week we talk about BOINC and COVID19, some WCG news, and how to contribute to BOINC. We also complete our 4 part tribute to SETI@Home.
Rosetta@Home, COVID19, and Tribute to SETI@Home Part 3: The Science of SETI@Home
Mar 21 • 45 min
This week we discuss Rosetta@Home and their work combating the novel corona virus. We also continue with part 3 of our part tribute to SETI@Home by discussing the science behind the project. Relevant Links 2020 BOINC Workshop…
MilkyWay@Home
Mar 19 • 12 min
This week Delta introduces us to MilkyWay@Home
Tribute to SETI@Home Part 2: The History of SETI@Home
Mar 14 • 44 min
This week, in part 2 of our 4 part tribute, we discuss the history of SETI@Home: What inspired it? Where did it come from? Who helped it get off the ground? How did it evolve over time? Where might it go in the future? Relevant Links 2020 BOINC Workshop…
Tribute to SETI@Home Part 1
Mar 10 • 34 min
This week, in part 1 of our 4 part tribute, we discuss SETI@Home: what it means, where it’s going, and what we love about the project. Relevant Links Early research on existing drug compounds via supercomputing could combat coronavirus…
Asteroids@Home
Mar 5 • 14 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project Asteroids@Home.
Mitochondria are NOT the powerhouse of the cell & the limits of BOINC
Feb 29 • 40 min
This week we discuss the discovery of an animal that does not use oxygen to survive! We also discuss the limits of distributed computed and BOINC. Scientists Discover First-Known Non-Oxygen Breathing Animal…
Antibiotics and Browser-based BOINC
Feb 24 • 35 min
This week we discuss a newly discovered potential antibiotic that seems to have woken an entire field of science to the power of computations! We also discuss the potential benefits and drawbacks to a browser-based BOINC project. ´╗┐Artificial Intelligence…
Climate Prediction dot Net
Feb 18 • 18 min
This week Delta introduces us to the BOINC project Climate Prediction dot Net.
Viruses and Valentines Day BOINCing
Feb 16 • 27 min
This week we discuss the good side of viruses and surprise each other with some very amicable valentines gifts.
Viruses, Bacteria, and ASICs
Feb 13 • 36 min
This week we discuss virus and bacteria projects such as WCG’s microbiome and stop TB projects. We also discuss the pros and cons of ASIC machines on BOINC.
FAQ and Gamification
Jan 29 • 47 min
This week we cover some BOINC FAQ and have a chat about gamification. Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Projects page (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/projects.php) Twitter: @thejringo (https://twitter.com/thejringo)…
BOINC in Schools; Roadmap and Wishlist; Small Spinning Things
Jan 20 • 37 min
This week we discuss a competition that involved BOINC, a high school, and microbiomes! We also discuss the BOINC roadmap and wishlist along with some science news including the world’s fastest spinning object. Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord…
Radioactive@Home
Jan 19 • 17 min
In this Pb, Delta introduces the project Radioactive@Home!
TeaTime@Home
Jan 12 • 46 min
This week we discuss CERN’s 2019 round-up video, Einstein@home, how much BOINC will not destroy your computer, and more! Relevant Links BOINCNetwork Discord (https://discord.gg/wPRafUq) BOINC Logo and Graphics (https://boinc.berkeley.edu/logo.php)…
What is BOINC
Jan 6 • 60 min
This week we discuss the basics of distributed computing, BOINC, and BOINC projects. We are also joined by a BOINC project creator. Don’t forget to follow us on twitter and join the discord for your chance to win a Primaboinca invite code! Relevant Links…
Tasks Completed, Funding, A New Project
Dec 24, 2019 • 44 min
We discuss news coming from WCG and Primegrid, SETI@Home’s funding drive, the new project quchempedia, and some other things, including an invite code giveaway for PrimaBOINCa thanks to listener flashfire42! For your shot at earning the invite code,…