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IDGF demonstrations at the award-winner booth of MTA SZTAKI at FET11

The thousand visitors to the  The European Future Technologies Conference and Exhibition (FET11) that was held last week in Budapest, could see a robot reading IDGF information. His actual work on the award winning MTA SZTAKI booth (Exhibit third prize) was demonstrating some key SZTAKI technologies in collaboration in augmented reality, water safety, digital watermarking app for Facebook and e-Infrastructures for science.

Whether robot will actually become member of IDGF is not known yet, however, several organisations did express interest in  volunteer desktop grid computing and start working on donating computing time or porting applications.


Robert's robot looking at what to do with his idle processor time
from Desktop Grid Federation on Vimeo.

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