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Ruby badge for Beta Testing workunits on World Community Grid!

Ruby badge for Beta Testing workunits on World Community Grid!

Hi everyone, During these days, World Community Grid has been running a Beta Test for their Smash Childhood Cancer project due to Android workunits results being invalid (Beta test discussion over here). I love to participate in Beta Tests and this is no exception. What I didn’t expected was to receive such amount of Android workunits that it made me reach to 180 days of runtime. Because of this, I received the Ruby Badge for Beta Testing: These are my stats up to this point of the day: And…

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Sapphire Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project from World Community Grid

Sapphire Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project from World Community Grid

Hi everyone! I’m proud to announce that my badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project from World Community Grid has finally turned to Sapphire!  It took 6 days to get this medal: The Sapphire medal is awarded after running a project for 2 years of CPU time. The next badge is the Diamond 5 Years badge. Below, you can see my stats up to this day: 2 years and over 100 days already! Can’t wait to get my Diamond 5 Years badge! Take a look at this…

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My Smash Childhood Cancer badge from World Community Grid just turned to Emerald!

My Smash Childhood Cancer badge from World Community Grid just turned to Emerald!

Hi everyone, Today, I received my Emerald badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project from the World Community Grid. It took me 3 days to get the medal! The Emerald badge is awarded for running a project for a year . The next badge is the Sapphire badge awarded for running a project for 2 years. Then, after the Sapphire badge comes the Diamond badges which are awarded after running a project for 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 years. Below you can see my stats up to this point:…

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My Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid turned from Gold to Ruby!

My Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid turned from Gold to Ruby!

Hi everyone, Once again I made another milestone in the Smash Childhood Cancer project of the World Community Grid. It has turned from Gold to Ruby, again in just 2 days! The Ruby badge is awarded for running a project for 180 days. The next badge is the Emerald badge, awarded for running a project for a year (remember, these times are in CPU time and not in real life time. Unless you have a single core PC, then, it will be in real-life time). Here are…

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And today, my Silver Badge turned into a Gold Badge! Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid

And today, my Silver Badge turned into a Gold Badge! Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid

Hi everyone!! This is extremely amazing! Just yesterday, I got the Silver Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer of World Community Grid, and today, I woke up to find out I received the Gold Badge!! The Gold badge is awarded after running a project for 90 days. I’m very happy to have contributed to this project of World Community Grid. The next badge is the Ruby badge, which is awarded after running a project for 180 days. These are my…

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Just got the Silver Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid!

Just got the Silver Badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid!

Hi everyone, Two days ago, I told you that I have got the Bronze badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer project of World Community Grid. Today, I’m pleased to announce that I have got the Silver badge!! The Silver badge is awarded for running a project for 45 days (CPU time). This is the message I got in BOINC (The software used to run this project on a PC): You can see that it only took me 2 days to…

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Just got my first badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer subproject of World Community Grid!

Just got my first badge for the Smash Childhood Cancer subproject of World Community Grid!

Hi everyone, As you may know, I am committed to donating my computer spare time to distributed computing projects, especially to World Community Grid, which runs a variety of projects looking for cures for various diseases. Last week, they launched the Smash Childhood Cancer sub-project after having run a beta for a few weeks. Today, I’m proud to mention that I have got the first badge of this sub-project, which is the Bronze badge: A Bronze badge is awarded after…

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