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Message 2605 - Posted: 28 Jan 2015, 7:50:34 UTC - in response to Message 2604.

I find it disappointing that over the years the BOINC community has become increasingly infested with credit whores and badge fetishists. Whatever happened to the desire to assist scientific research?


They're definitely still there. But for the people running the projects, who are trying to get the research done, the "credit whores" are a blessing. An awful lot of science is accomplished in the pursuit of the almighty credit. That's a good thing, in my opinion.


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Message 2608 - Posted: 2 Feb 2015, 2:55:31 UTC

Yea Me lol got a 20 x 100k Star finally ... :D

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Message 2613 - Posted: 5 Feb 2015, 22:58:30 UTC - in response to Message 2604.
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I find it disappointing that over the years the BOINC community has become increasingly infested with credit whores and badge fetishists. Whatever happened to the desire to assist scientific research?


They're definitely still there. But for the people running the projects, who are trying to get the research done, the "credit whores" are a blessing. An awful lot of science is accomplished in the pursuit of the almighty credit. That's a good thing, in my opinion.



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Message 2638 - Posted: 21 Feb 2015, 12:49:49 UTC

Got 5 Stars Blue

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Message 2639 - Posted: 21 Feb 2015, 14:30:21 UTC

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