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Uses for GPUs

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February 18, 2013 1:50:30 AM

Name some uses for GPUs such as gaming, cloud computing, GPU accelerated processing, etc and give some basic information about it.

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February 18, 2013 1:52:28 AM

Are you asking what a gpu does? Please be more specific, what exactly do you want to know?
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February 18, 2013 1:55:31 AM

well, you basically nailed them already. is this school work?
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February 18, 2013 1:56:08 AM

ikes9711 said:
Are you asking what a gpu does? Please be more specific, what exactly do you want to know?

What exactly GPUs can be used for aside from gaming. It's a very open question.
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February 18, 2013 1:58:06 AM

bitcoin mining, folding@home, seti, various compute stuff

sounds like a school project :p 
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February 18, 2013 1:59:16 AM

Cons29 said:
well, you basically nailed them already. is this school work?

Really? That's all they are really used for? Certainly there must be more like Video Rendering or is that entirely CPU based? :(  And i'm just curios.
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February 18, 2013 2:12:35 AM

there are universities that are doing cancer reasearch and lou gherigs disease research. they ask for volunteers with unused gpu's and old cpu's on campuses for volunteers.
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