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Message 1235070 - Posted: 22 May 2012, 14:40:43 UTC

I've been running Boinc for Einstein and Leiden Classical and now signed up for SETI-home. What do I have to do to get up and running? On the tv ad it showed someone looking at a screen of stars or dots but I don't have a screen like that. TIA


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Message 1235075 - Posted: 22 May 2012, 14:55:03 UTC - in response to Message 1235070.  

SETI@Home doesn't have TV spots. What you saw was an advertisement for the SETI Institute's SETI-Live which is not affiliated with SETI@Home.

SETI@Home uses your processor and a mathematical algorithm to locate signals of interest. The SETI Institute's SETI-Live wants to use your eyes watching a screen for signals. Check out Dr. Eric Korpela's post here for more information and links to SETI-Live.

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Message 1235722 - Posted: 24 May 2012, 7:06:29 UTC
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[OT]

Man, that happens A LOT. (people wandering in to the wrong project)

Maybe we need screens and dots.

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-Dave #2

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