[Beowulf] Is Crowd Computing the Next Big Thing?
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Sat Nov 30 13:37:48 PST 2019
"Big Thing" as in over-hyped idea: Yes
"Big Thing" as in practical use: No
> Seen the below where a company wants to rent your smartphone as a cloud
> computing resource. From a few years ago there was a company making space
> heaters that contained servers to compute and heat your house.
> Are there any classes of problems that would be monitizeable in a grid
> computing environment to make those efforts financially viable?
> Is Crowd Computing the Next Big Thing?
> Heating houses with 'nerd power'
> Chuck Petras, PE**
> Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc
> Pullman, WA 99163 USA
> SEL Synchrophasors - A New View of the Power System
> Making Electric Power Safer, More Reliable, and More Economical (R)
> ** Registered in Oregon.
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