Flash mob computing

From: Curt Vendel <curt_at_atarimuseum.com>
Date: Mon Feb 23 15:47:57 2004

I agree.... the fabled days of Supercomputers kinda died when the Cray's
became obsolete and lost their awe and allure...


William Donzelli wrote:

>>Interesting concept: get a bunch of people together who all have at least
>>a 1.3Ghz P-III (or AMD equivalent) laptop with at least 256MB RAM and a
>>100baseT network connection and hook them all together to try to get onto
>>the list of the world's 500 fastest supercomputers:
>Supercomputers are dead. Or at least the magic aura of supercomputers.
>William Donzelli

Curt Vendel & Karl Morris
The Atari Museum
The Atari Explorer
Received on Mon Feb 23 2004 - 15:47:57 GMT

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