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Message 56171 - Posted: 12 Nov 2012, 22:23:33 UTC

The Milestones thread is for recognizing Team and Individual achievements. Please keep Team Recruiting to the Team Recruitment thread.

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Message 56284 - Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 12:38:31 UTC
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Just reached 1 million credits in less than 20 days on my home PC. (I was trying to get there in less than 20 days.) Giving a workout to my i7-3930K. :D

Next goal: 1 quintillion FPOs (shouldn't take long).

But main next goal: 10 million credits in less than 180 days from now (200 days total). Stability, reliability (including server, BOINC/MilkyWay@home) and even available power (blackouts) and internet connection can become an issue with the longer time span needed.

Wish me luck!

I'll report back in 180 days and let you guys know if I made it.
My BOINC Cruncher, Minecraft Multiserver, Home Entertainment System, and Workstation PC: http://www.overclock.net/lists/display/view/id/4678036

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Message 56297 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 12:58:25 UTC - in response to Message 56284.  

Just reached 1 million credits in less than 20 days on my home PC. (I was trying to get there in less than 20 days.) Giving a workout to my i7-3930K. :D

Next goal: 1 quintillion FPOs (shouldn't take long).

But main next goal: 10 million credits in less than 180 days from now (200 days total). Stability, reliability (including server, BOINC/MilkyWay@home) and even available power (blackouts) and internet connection can become an issue with the longer time span needed.

Wish me luck!

I'll report back in 180 days and let you guys know if I made it.


I HOPE you make it!!! CONGRATULATIONS on reaching your initial goal too!!!!
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Message 56450 - Posted: 10 Dec 2012, 14:25:24 UTC

Passed 200 Million for Milkyway@Home!

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Message 56455 - Posted: 10 Dec 2012, 17:18:42 UTC
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Kongratz Chris, I will raise a p-p-pint of Landlord to the achievement.

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Message 56499 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 19:19:07 UTC

Just passed 2 million...
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Message 56507 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 2:57:25 UTC
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Congratulations, microchip. I'll check out your computer stats and see how you're holding up against your potential. Sounds like you're really getting into it now though, you know, with the Mayan date coming up and all. ;)

My long, long term goal on this PC is 100 million. We'll see how long it takes, and I'll worry about it when/if I reach my next goal. (I just had a day down due to a [false positive?] MilyWay@home [.exe] virus detection. I think I've got that sorted now though.)

Best regards, and I'd like you to join my team, Guild of Scientific Philosophers (which is just me at the moment ;)), because you have spirit! (No worries, this isn't a trap compliment or something. I just like your style, or at least what I've gathered, and I'm not honestly expecting you to potentially join my team, for various reasons.)

Keep on crunching for the win!
My BOINC Cruncher, Minecraft Multiserver, Home Entertainment System, and Workstation PC: http://www.overclock.net/lists/display/view/id/4678036

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Message 56512 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 8:51:32 UTC - in response to Message 56507.  

Congratulations, microchip. I'll check out your computer stats and see how you're holding up against your potential. Sounds like you're really getting into it now though, you know, with the Mayan date coming up and all. ;)

My long, long term goal on this PC is 100 million. We'll see how long it takes, and I'll worry about it when/if I reach my next goal. (I just had a day down due to a [false positive?] MilyWay@home [.exe] virus detection. I think I've got that sorted now though.)

Best regards, and I'd like you to join my team, Guild of Scientific Philosophers (which is just me at the moment ;)), because you have spirit! (No worries, this isn't a trap compliment or something. I just like your style, or at least what I've gathered, and I'm not honestly expecting you to potentially join my team, for various reasons.)

Keep on crunching for the win!


Thanks for the offer in joining your team, but I'm already a team founder of Team Belgium so I think you understand I can't leave the team :)

Good luck to you too for reaching your next goal
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Message 56518 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 12:41:26 UTC - in response to Message 56499.  

Just passed 2 million...


CONGRATULATIONS
Now the path is onward and upward!
Keep on crunching!!!
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Message 56519 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 12:44:35 UTC - in response to Message 56450.  

Passed 200 Million for Milkyway@Home!

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CONGRATULATIONS

Chris I knew you would make it one day!!!! WOW!!!!!
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Message 56521 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 14:36:51 UTC - in response to Message 56518.  

Just passed 2 million...


CONGRATULATIONS
Now the path is onward and upward!
Keep on crunching!!!



Thanks! :)

I only have one cruncher, which also acts as server, so it's not much but I think every little bit counts :)
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Message 56524 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 23:40:59 UTC
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Watching from my pathetic struggle using an ATI HD3850 ...
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Message 56532 - Posted: 16 Dec 2012, 12:53:01 UTC - in response to Message 56521.  

Just passed 2 million...


CONGRATULATIONS
Now the path is onward and upward!
Keep on crunching!!!



Thanks! :)

I only have one cruncher, which also acts as server, so it's not much but I think every little bit counts :)


IT DOES COUNT, every little bit helps!!! Remember what they say when people play the lottery..'it isn't how many tickets you buy that counts, it's that you bought the WINNING ticket'! YOUR pc COULD crunch the ONE unit that ties everything together!! ALL the rest of us could just be crunching the support units!! We NEVER know, that is why we ALL crunch!!
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Message 56533 - Posted: 16 Dec 2012, 12:53:33 UTC - in response to Message 56524.  

Watching from my pathetic struggle using an ATI HD3850 ...


John as I said 'EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS'!!!!
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Message 56535 - Posted: 16 Dec 2012, 15:52:05 UTC

I know, Mikey, that's why I still use an AGP based non-PCIE motherboard. I gives me more, despite the fact I could win someting even .....
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Message 56537 - Posted: 16 Dec 2012, 16:31:10 UTC

Congratulations to Wrend, Chris and microchip, thats what I love about the project everyone contributes what they can to further the project.

As for myself, just passed 10,000,000 and looking forward to the next 10M.
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Message 56542 - Posted: 17 Dec 2012, 5:56:08 UTC

Next up 500K.


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Message 56550 - Posted: 17 Dec 2012, 13:48:23 UTC - in response to Message 56537.  

Congratulations to Wrend, Chris and microchip, thats what I love about the project everyone contributes what they can to further the project.

As for myself, just passed 10,000,000 and looking forward to the next 10M.


WHOA I may have to get a move on!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
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Message 56551 - Posted: 17 Dec 2012, 14:00:34 UTC - in response to Message 56542.  

Next up 500K.


CONGRATULATIONS

Is the 330M not capable of crunching? Do you have a "Sandy Bridge" processor? If so you might want to upgrade to version 7.0.40, or above, of Boinc, it IS a Beta so you COULD have problems, but it auto detects SOME Sandy Bridge gpu's and can crunch with them. You can get all version of Boinc here:
http://boinc.berkeley.edu/dl/?C=M;O=D

IF you decide to try a newer version downgrading again WILL wipe out all existing units on the pc, so be warned! I am personally using 7.0.40 on all of my pc's and have not seen a problem yet, but that doesn't mean others haven't! Version 7.0.42 is already out so somebody had some problem, or they are detecting more Sandy Bridge gpu's. Betas are full working versions, but are NOT the stable final release version, they could be but no one knows yet.
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Message 56611 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 18:50:31 UTC

#1 on my registration day, pretty much just before I shut down before treveling away for christmas.

Congratulations to all other milestones posted here.
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