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post #11 of 36
From the way you described it, it sounds more like they've tested the product on 1.5 million + (a pretty sensational claim but hey, its an infomercial) rather than having 1.5 million + running tests/simulations.

I wouldn't worry about it. If thats what Stanford was using F@H for and they allowed even the slightest hint that that was the case they would lose pretty much all credibility.
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If it sounds too good to be true... it is. If they can only afford to run an infomercial at 4:00 am it's a low budget operation.

Remember that when it comes to advertising in the U.S. you can make any outrageous, unsubstantiated claims that you desire. You only have to prove your claims if the FTC files a lawsuit against you for fraud. Otherwise you can go for years selling snakeoil and reap hundreds of millions in revenue without any problem at all. Many con artists have done this and many more are doing it right now on U.S. TV, radio and in print ads.
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Wouldn't be the first time people have done things like this. People in the world take advantage of who ever they can to get rich.
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I misread the first post, than re-read it, but I still want to put my origional comment...

Where do I sign up to have my brain plugged in for folding!?

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They are using our Cuda/OpenCL/CPU power to crack hashes for Russian hackers.
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post #18 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by JedixJarf View Post

They are using our Cuda/OpenCL/CPU power to crack hashes for Russian hackers.

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If the magic pills advertised in infomercials actually did anything but separate suckers from their money, we would all be as slim as a fitness model, have a full head of hair, be as smart as rocket scientists, see like snipers, have no skin blemishes, have no joint pain, live to be 100+, and be hung like porn stars.rolleyes.gif
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post #20 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Caleal View Post

If the magic pills advertised in infomercials actually did anything but separate suckers from their money, we would all be as slim as a fitness model, have a full head of hair, be as smart as rocket scientists, see like snipers, have no skin blemishes, have no joint pain, live to be 100+, and be hung like porn stars.rolleyes.gif

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