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March 07, 2007

IBM announces $10K Cell/B.E. Univesity Challenge 07

With a deadline of March 31, here is a great opportunity for Case Western Reserve University students.

IBM is sponsoring a "beyond gaming" competition to catalyze innovative use of its Cell Broadband Engine (Cell/B.E.). The Cell/B.E. is already the workhorse of the gaming industry (Sony PS3), IBM is interested in interested in creative use of the Cell/B.E. in other areas. From seismic simulators to financial models, this competition is open only to students.

More information can be found at http://www-304.ibm.com/jct09002c/university/students/contests/cell/index.html

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Posted by lsg8 at March 7, 2007 09:45 AM and tagged Headline News 

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Heh. Cell "already the workhorse of the gaming industry." PS3's must be doing better than I thought.

Posted by: Josh at March 7, 2007 11:31 AM

Cell is also in Wii and Xbox 360...

Posted by: James Isbell at March 12, 2007 02:53 PM

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