[Chugalug] $99 Super Computer

Phil Sieg phil.sieg at gmail.com
Tue Apr 16 17:14:44 UTC 2013


45 ghz/Ubuntu for $100....

Bitcoin mining. Seems like a $1000 cluster might be a hell of a miner?

Dunno about hash rate/ghz and parallel computing though...

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On Apr 16, 2013, at 12:51 PM, Stephen Kraus <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Actually, as Chad brought up, I bet it would do fairly well at rendering
> 
> 
> On Tue, Apr 16, 2013 at 12:06 PM, Chad Smith <chad78 at gmail.com> wrote:
> That's cool and all, but - #realtalk - what can it /do/?  I mean, 64-core CPU = instant geek cred, but other than that...  Can it run Crysis?  Can I render a 3D HDTV 2-hour video in 45 seconds?  What can you do with the thing?
> 
> - Chad W. Smith
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> On Tue, Apr 16, 2013 at 10:48 AM, Jonathan Calloway <jonathancalloway at gmail.com> wrote:
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> http://www.zdnet.com/parallella-the-99-linux-supercomputer-7000014036/
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> Jonathan Calloway
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