Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/trivia/what-off-the-shelf-item-did-the-united-states-air-force-build-a-supercomputer-from/
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Some interesting followup reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PlayStation_3_cluster
I was thinking about GPUs....
I guessed correct, but had no idea they did this with PlayStations....very cool
because the playstation 3 is so popular sony can make it in discounted prices. those people took advantage of this and clustered it to make a supercomputer ,good for them.it is a fact that it is only "super computer" for parallel operations only.
I must confess I guessed