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Folding@home Honored for Good Design

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Nov 07, 2008

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When many of you are done playing games or watching videos for the night, you chose to give back by launching Stanford University’s Folding@home application on your PLAYSTATION 3. Whether you do it to benefit society, or just because the visualizations look cool, over a million of you have found the experience to be rewarding. […]

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Start your “Life with PlayStation”

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Sep 17, 2008

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If you’ve ever wished you could find everything you need to start your day on your PLAYSTATION 3, Life with PlayStation give you one more reason to do so. This free service delivers a new way for you to utilize your PS3 to instantly access real-time news and information like weather updates from over 60 […]

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Life with PlayStation is on its way

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Aug 29, 2008

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I’ve got some good news and some okay news. We’ll start with the okay part. We’re still pushing some paperwork on Life with PlayStation — so hold tight just a bit longer. Now on to the good news, the Life with PlayStation application is looking great and to quench some of the curiosity around what […]

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Life with PlayStation update

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Jul 31, 2008

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We’d like to provide a quick update on Life with PlayStation for PLAYSTATION 3. We know many of you are eager to try out the new service for yourself, but you’ll have to hold tight. Due to a few procedural matters, the new service will make its way to PlayStation fans in August. Rest assured, […]

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PlayStation Tips #2 – Folding@home

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Dec 25, 2007

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How about helping conduct advanced biological research over this holiday season? No, you don’t need to be a scientist to do that, the researchers over at Stanford University already have came up with software that can operate on your PLAYSTATION 3 console and perform multitude of complex operations that will help their research against diseases […]

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New Folding@Home Features Coming

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Dec 18, 2007

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As we approach one million PLAYSTATION 3 consoles participating in the Folding@Home program, we continue to improve the FAH client. With the new Firmware v2.1 we also prepared an updated version of FAH, which can soon be automatically downloaded by clicking on the FAH icon. This updated version includes the following new features: If you […]

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Folding@home Recognized by Guinness World Records

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Nov 01, 2007

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I’d like to be the first one to congratulate Folding@home users for being recognized by Guinness World Records as the most powerful distributed computing network in the world! The record was set on September 19, 2007 when F@h surpassed a petaflop. For those of you who have been following the stats and have read my […]

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Folding@home Petaflop Barrier Crossed (Update)

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Sep 25, 2007

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This post comes on the heels of my previous post, which talked about the crossing of the Petaflop barrier. The influx of gamers supporting this cause has grown so greatly that we’ve actually broken a second record within a week! This time the aggregated computation power of the PS3 consoles — by themselves — has […]

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