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Old 15-09-17, 09:26 AM
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Qarnot plans on using CPUs to create literal space heaters

Cloud Computing where heat is no longer a waste product!



Read more on Qarnot's Qrad computing/heating system.

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Old 15-09-17, 09:33 AM
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I'll take a dozen.
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Old 15-09-17, 09:48 AM
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Anyone got any idea what kind of price we can expect these to be once they eventually reach the consumer? I'm guessing at least £1500. 3 Ryzen Pros or i7s are probably £1200 alone.

And I imagine those buying compute power from Qarnot are not going to appreciate a fraction of the speeds in the summer if people switch these off or to their minimum.
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Old 17-09-17, 07:24 AM
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Apple is building a datacentre just outside Viborg, Denmark.

They offered the waste heat to the city for free. But nooooo says the government, then we lose money on taxes

Last thing i heard they are still working on it, it would be absolutely stupid/bad for mother natur not to use it.

On topic, awesome idea. As long as there is a certainty of the usage, so they don't idle in the winter
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