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Forum: Data 2021-09-23, 09:47
Replies: 760
Views: 102,166
Posted By LaurV
Trivia: Since I joined this search ~100 days ago,...

Trivia: Since I joined this search ~100 days ago, there were 10563 factors found, from which I found 563 and the "others" found exactly 10000. That is ten thousands factors, sharp! :razz: Which you,...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-09-19, 11:36
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By LaurV
wow, you just discovered that if you take a...

wow, you just discovered that if you take a number which is 1111...111 in binary and multiply it with about a third of it, you get 101010... Now, think about it viceversa, take any binary number...
Forum: GPU to 72 2021-09-18, 04:53
Replies: 5,215
Views: 366,498
Posted By LaurV
I don't think he means Misfit, I think he means...

I don't think he means Misfit, I think he means GPU72, if you take your Colab instances' assignments from GPU72, and want (or don't want) to participate to the "Wayne" project, then you go here...
Forum: Cloud Computing 2021-09-18, 03:16
Replies: 1,168
Views: 125,652
Posted By LaurV
Don't wanna say "told you so...

Don't wanna say "told you so (https://www.mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?p=587307)"... hehe, since the ETH price raised, I think they are now mining with all their Voltas and Pascals. :razz:
Otoh,...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-16, 03:57
Replies: 80
Views: 16,452
Posted By LaurV
Your links shows a "page not found". Maybe it was...

Your links shows a "page not found". Maybe it was retracted, or you deleted too much from the "random" tracking numbers there? :razz:
Forum: Hardware 2021-09-16, 03:28
Replies: 78
Views: 7,375
Posted By LaurV
Usually the contrarian, haha... I really do...

Usually the contrarian, haha...
I really do like Seagate portable drives (like the Slim, and the series). The main reason I like them better than their competitors (like Toshiba or the locally made...
Forum: FactorDB 2021-09-16, 02:06
Replies: 15
Views: 1,695
Posted By LaurV
Those things are not easy to do. I am not a...

Those things are not easy to do.

I am not a fan of Syd either (more specifically, his way to maintain things and his non-communicative person), as I mentioned in some previous posts (the...
Forum: Puzzles 2021-09-15, 02:55
Replies: 14
Views: 1,705
Posted By LaurV
That's a nice puzzle, actually. Pity I missed it...

That's a nice puzzle, actually. Pity I missed it :sad: but the RL(TM) kept me busy...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-09-15, 02:50
Replies: 298
Views: 24,467
Posted By LaurV
We have it the same, except is a crow on the...

We have it the same, except is a crow on the fence, not a pigeon on the roof, and as I guess, it is either of Latin, Slavic, or Turkish (Ottoman) origin.
Forum: Number Theory Discussion Group 2021-09-15, 02:07
Replies: 21
Views: 1,131
Posted By LaurV
Very :goodposting: sir! :tu: (I mean, all of it,...

Very :goodposting: sir! :tu: (I mean, all of it, not only quoted part).
(edit: nitpicking: in (3), change q to q', or r, or post it as independent paragraph - using q makes is circular, you stated...
Forum: Number Theory Discussion Group 2021-09-13, 02:49
Replies: 21
Views: 1,131
Posted By LaurV
We all know this. All factors of mersenne primes...

We all know this. All factors of mersenne primes follow the next pattern, if you exclude the number itself: 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, .... (51 times).
Forum: Cloud Computing 2021-09-07, 17:01
Replies: 14
Views: 653
Posted By LaurV
Yes, right. :tu: The day before, is better,...

Yes, right. :tu:
The day before, is better, albeit you can see exactly the billing cycle in your account page, and (un)subscribing takes a minute only, sh!t may happen if you do it in the last...
Forum: Cloud Computing 2021-09-07, 15:27
Replies: 14
Views: 653
Posted By LaurV
If you have a Colab Pro account and, in the light...

If you have a Colab Pro account and, in the light of the last evolution of the things, got the idea to unsubscribe (i.e. stop the payments for the next months) DON'T do that, until the last day of...
Forum: PrimeNet 2021-09-07, 11:40
Replies: 35
Views: 1,762
Posted By LaurV
This we have already. It is called...

This we have already. It is called "Giga-Hertz-Days", and it has value zero, and as long as you can not securely "trade" it (i.e. transactions I was talking about) its value will remain zero. If I...
Forum: PrimeNet 2021-09-07, 11:24
Replies: 35
Views: 1,762
Posted By LaurV
Fail... The main idea of a criptocoin is...

Fail...
The main idea of a criptocoin is decentralization, getting rid of the bank. Banks can be robbed and servers can be hacked. If I work hard for few days I can DDoS PrimeNet and stuck the...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-07, 09:50
Replies: 1,779
RIP
Views: 179,784
Posted By LaurV
It was indeed a shitty weekend. Ion Caramitru...

It was indeed a shitty weekend. Ion Caramitru (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ion_Caramitru), a great Romanian actor, left us too, and Ivan Patzaichin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivan_Patzaichin),...
Forum: Cloud Computing 2021-09-05, 09:29
Replies: 14
Views: 653
Posted By LaurV
I split this discussion about Pro+ into a...

I split this discussion about Pro+ into a separate thread, from the factoring tools thread, as it was cluttering there, and the subject deserves a discussion on its own.

We (as in royal we, but...
Forum: Puzzles 2021-09-05, 07:48
Replies: 58
Views: 1,570
Posted By LaurV
Shhh! Hush! We actually like what a1call is doing...

Shhh! Hush! We actually like what a1call is doing here.

We ourselves solved few of the "ponder this" challenges with autocad too, in the past (here...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-05, 06:41
Replies: 1,160
Views: 114,034
Posted By LaurV
We were once young too (unbelievable, is it?) and...

We were once young too (unbelievable, is it?) and big fan of "cactus jack" movie (https://youtu.be/8lD4FdqkS70?t=242), we still consider it one of the best of young Arnold's (together with...
Forum: Prime Gap Searches 2021-09-05, 06:20
Replies: 33
Views: 2,129
Posted By LaurV
Please use code tabs when you post code, it takes...

Please use code tabs when you post code, it takes less space on the screen (especially for long routines, and not all of us have high-resolution, super-wide monitors), and it makes the code easily...
Forum: Data 2021-09-05, 05:30
Replies: 760
Views: 102,166
Posted By LaurV
Man, you almost beat me for the length of that...

Man, you almost beat me for the length of that post, hehe, did you meet kriesel for a beer over the weekend and he schooled you, or what? :razz:
Today and yesterday we only got T4 from Gugu...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-03, 09:27
Replies: 1,160
Views: 114,034
Posted By LaurV
yeah, and move the hole around, as he walks,...

yeah, and move the hole around, as he walks, hehe. :razz:

I had a colleague some time ago who was a mechanical engineer and he used to say that the easiest way to drill a hole into something is...
Forum: mersenne.ca 2021-09-03, 08:09
Replies: 691
Sticky: mersenne.ca
Views: 90,665
Posted By LaurV
It technically can happen if some work is erased...

It technically can happen if some work is erased from the db, like for example, when a guy is caught cheating and his results are purged. Hopefully is not the case here.
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-03, 06:49
Replies: 1,160
Views: 114,034
Posted By LaurV
That's because in the past it was longer, but he...

That's because in the past it was longer, but he cut it.

It is said that somewhere in our mountains there was an old shepherd who sculpted his wooden staff very nicely, you know these guys always...
Forum: Data 2021-09-02, 10:37
Replies: 760
Views: 102,166
Posted By LaurV
Yay! Nice one that 4M7! We found 4 factors last...

Yay! Nice one that 4M7! We found 4 factors last night and closed the range (overshot by one).

In fact, you know, for a long while now, we only found factors during the night, so, paraphrasing...
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