Originally Posted by Terse
BU and its inflated statistics has ruined pretty much any meaning to combined statistics or group rankings. Its not a good precedent, but its only possible because the credit system wasn't made robust enough.
Can't argue, I too run BOINC for my astronomy, physics and other interests, but I have never bothered with the BGB because it's as un-important to me as mining bitcoins !
P.S. It is good that BU is supporting projects, BUT not that it distorts ant useful statistics about teams performance. As previously said "Us old folk Eh ?".....