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  1. Gilthanis

    Anyone know of any faucets that don't require CAPTCHA's

    Does anyone know of any faucets that do not require CAPTCHA's. I'm curious on how many could easily be automated to get minimum stakes or wallet activation without having to return several hours to claim.
  2. Gilthanis

    Does the [H] team have interest in being whitelisted for Gridcoin earning?

    Mods, please do not move this thread. It is to get a feel for what the DC team would like to do rather than a discussion on crypto/mining in general. Any such discussion should be directed to the mining subsection. Team, Gridcoin is currently testing the option of allowing other teams to earn...
  3. Gilthanis

    Thoughts on another FAH challenge between H and TAAT. Please comment

    OK, so we are in the works of talking to TAAT about another FAH challenge. I've been PM'ing biodoc about this and we need some of team H's thoughts on how they would like a yearly challenge to go. This past one originally was going to be us vs. them. However, they had about double the output we...
  4. Gilthanis

    2020 Formula-BOINC

    I am creating the thread in case anyone wants to discuss. Formula-BOINC Year long challenge - - Team presently doesn't seem concerned about 2020 2011 - Team placed 95th 2012 - Team placed 58th 2013 - Team placed 60th 2014 - Team placed 1st in League 2 - 2015 - Team...
  5. Gilthanis

    DC Challenges 2020

    Year round DC-Vault Ongoing - DC Vault - Team Details - Team currently in 2nd place DC Vault 2 Formula-BOINC Year long challenge - - Team presently doesn't seem concerned about 2020 2011 - Team placed 95th 2012 - Team placed 58th 2013 - Team placed 60th 2014 - Team...
  6. Gilthanis

    2019 WCG Christmas Race Challenge Thread This year it is from 12/1 - 12/25. All sub-projects are included as well as being based on points as they have in years past. For those wanting to bunker, you can start now. MIP - no wingmen necessary...
  7. Gilthanis

    15th Annual WCG Birthday Challenge by SETI.Germany and The challenge will take place from Nov 16th - Nov 22nd 2019 To join your team in the race or register your team for the race, your WCG-Team-Captain...
  8. Gilthanis

    FAH NaCl End of Life

    I just saw this. Shame because it is what I typically used on a few pieces of hardware.
  9. Gilthanis

    10th Annual BOINC Pentathlon hosted by SETI.Germany

    This post will be updated throughout the event. Last year the team finished in 6th place over all. Last year's thread (2018) - 2 years ago (2017) -...
  10. Gilthanis

    2019 Tour de Primes

    Last year's thread - Tour de Primes 2019 Welcome to the 11th annual Tour de Primes. 2 is the first prime number...and the only even one. This makes it unique among...
  11. Gilthanis

    PrimeGrid Challenge Series 2019 Last years thread
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    Formula-BOINC 2019 Last years thread In 2019 we will be in League 1 Sprints Season 2019 03/14/2019 13:00 (UTC) - 03/17/2019 12:59 (UTC) Numberfields 03/28/2019 21:00 (UTC) - 03/31/2019 20:59 (UTC) WCG 04/11/2019 16:00 (UTC) -...
  13. Gilthanis

    DC Challenges 2019

    Year round DC-Vault Ongoing - DC Vault - Team Details - Team currently in 3rd place DC Vault 2 Suggested focus projects - DHEP, SRBase & Rake Search 03/30/19 Formula-BOINC Year long challenge - - Team is currently in 4th place 2011 - Team placed 95th 2012 - Team placed...
  14. Gilthanis

    Accoustics@home Badges and Milestones

    Accoustics@home has now added badges - I have the Blue Tang for 1 million points
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    Einstein@home GDPR IMPORTANT update GDPR: New Website features and statistics export option Submitted on 28 Nov 2018 17:11:05 UTC We plan to upgrade the Einstein@Home Web site this coming week in order to deploy new features that make our...
  16. Gilthanis

    Earn Neummanium with Distributed Computing First, you will need to sign up with the World Community Grid. - Download and install the BOINC software -...
  17. Gilthanis

    Straight Talk phones/apps where hotspot software works

    So, being that most hotspot software doesn't work on Straight Talk phones due to their service restrictions, I thought that I would share my recent experience. My wife uses the Huawei Sensa LTE. It has a wifi hotspot provided within the phone already and so far has worked flawlessly with both of...
  18. Gilthanis

    YAFU@HOME badges and milestones

    YAFU announced today that they now have badges - I would post mine, but I think they are still messed up for several people as I definitely do not have anywhere near 1Billion total credits at the project.
  19. Gilthanis

    GIMPS (Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search) CPU installation guide - GPU installation guide - Before PrimeGrid, we had GIMPS. They use the old school stress test tool called...
  20. Gilthanis

    14th Annual WCG Birthday Challenge The team has been set up. Challenge Name: 14th Birthday Challenge Created By: SETI.Germany Open Challenge? Yes Start Date: 11/16/2018 End Date: 11/22/2018 Challenge Type: Points Late Entrants...
  21. Gilthanis

    Science United about 3 years ago BOINC lost its funding and went 99% into the public's hands for continued support. The original dev (David Anderson) went out and found a way to continue receiving a grant funded pay check and started a project called Science United where he was going to utilize BOINC...
  22. Gilthanis

    Any H team members using StraightTalk, Simple Mobile, Tracfone, etc... ?

    TracFone owns multiple prepaid cell phone providers. As mentioned in the title, they own StraightTalk, Simple Mobile, Net10, Safe Link, Total Wireless, Telcel America, Page Plus Cellular, GoSmart Mobile, and Walmart Family Mobile. You may be asking why I am asking. Well, I was wondering how...
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    Not bad for only a couple devices running.
  24. Gilthanis

    Resurrected Android devices

    I have had a lot of phones result in bloated batteries over the years. Many of the phones cost about the same as a replacement battery. Today, I lucked out and had one model (3 phones) that I could wire up so that I didn't need a battery. That makes 12 more ARM cores dedicated to the cause...
  25. Gilthanis

    How to earn Electroneum on an Android device (simulated mining)

    The Android wallet application does not actually do "real mining". Rather it does "simulated mining". That means it shows you what the application would look like if it were to really be using your device to mine. It does not pull very much system resources (CPU, battery, data, etc...). It can...
  26. Gilthanis

    How to set up BiblePay and also get free coin for DC'ing

    The old info I had on here is pretty much obsolete. I have a YouTube video for installing and setting up the wallet in Windows 10. If you find these videos helpful, please subscribe and like the videos...
  27. Gilthanis

    How to earn Obyte (formerly Byteball) running WCG (distributed computing)

    This crypto has now changed its name to Obyte. So, anywhere you see the term ByteBall just associate that to Obyte. If you do not have an account at WCG you will want to create one here - This does not require you to...
  28. Gilthanis

    Mega Milestones Thread (MM)

    I figured with all the other threads highlighting milestones, why not another? Post here when you hit a Mega Milestone within BOINC. You can see them at your stats over at I am working on my 1 million point goal for every active project. Been working hard on RALPH while it has...
  29. Gilthanis

    9th Annual BOINC Pentathlon hosted by SETI.Germany

    This post will be updated throughout the event. Last year's thread - 05 May 2018 00:00:00 to 19 May 2018 00:00:00 5 disciplines 1 winner All teams...
  30. Gilthanis

    SZTAKI is ending/done

    Posted on the header of the home page:
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    Notable WCG updates on sciences 2018

    Drug Search for Leishmaniasis Project Continues Quest for Better Treatments Summary The Drug Search for Leishmaniasis researchers recently conducted lab testing on 10 compounds. The testing showed that none of the...
  32. Gilthanis

    Lost my dog to Bone cancer

    My St Bernard/Mastiff mix died today at the age of 10. He was diagnosed with bone cancer and had a pretty hard time getting around for a while. He never groaned, complained, whimpered, or gave any signs of it except for a limp he started to have the last couple of months. We really didn't know...
  33. Gilthanis

    How to get SPARC during the Alpha phase using BOINC

    Edit 1/11/2019 The Alpha is OVER and can no longer get DCC from running BOINC projects!! The DCP beta is now online! Sign Up Thank you for participating in our alpha program. January 9th 2019 will be the last time the alpha is updated, we will be leaving the website as is and continue allowing...
  34. Gilthanis

    Tour De Primes 2018 (PrimeGrid)

    Tour de Primes 2018 Welcome to the 10th annual Tour de Primes. 2 is the first prime number...and the only even one. This makes it unique among prime numbers. Therefore, February is declared Prime month...being the 2nd month of the year. :) And there's no better way to pay homage to a prime...
  35. Gilthanis

    2018 - Hardware I just brought on and what it replaced thread

    I just brought on 2 old Optiplex 160's with Atom processors (each with 4 threads). They were set up to mine BURST off of HDD's but I will let them crunch whatever projects they choose in the process.
  36. Gilthanis

    2018 PrimeGrid challenge series

    I am just going to make one thread for this and people interested can just follow. that way I'm not making several threads that have similar info in them. 2018 Challenge Series Date Time UTC Project(s) Challenge Duration Results 1 1-16...
  37. Gilthanis

    DC Challenges 2018

    Year round DC-Vault Ongoing - DC Vault - Team Details - Team currently in 3rd place DC Vault 2 Suggested focus projects - SRBase & Rake Search 10/10/18 Formula-BOINC Year long challenge - -Team is in 1st place of League 2 -...
  38. Gilthanis

    Coinbase now has Bitcoin Cash

    Coinbase added support for Bitcoin Cash today. BCH is up over 41% for the day as I type. Their website is having troubles but their mobile app seems to be working fine.
  39. Gilthanis

    Formula-BOINC 2018 Team is currently in 1st place of League 2 Sprints Season 2018 03/22/2018 13:00 (UTC) - 03/25/2018 12:59 (UTC) SETI - Team placed 1st 04/05/2018 21:00 (UTC) - 04/08/2018 20:59 (UTC) VGTU - Team placed 1st 04/12/2018 16:00 (UTC)...
  40. Gilthanis

    PrimeGrid's Winter Solstice Challenge (8 of 8 in the 2017 Challenge Series)

    December 18 - 21 The Final Challenge of the 2017 Challenge series is upon us. The Winter Solstice Challenge will be a 3 day (72 hour) celebration on account of the winter solstice. The challenge is being offered on PrimeGrid's most successful sieve, the Proth Prime Search (Sieve) application...