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Tim Sze helps create an ad hoc supercomputer

U of T alumnus Tim Sze, as part of a team of four, has developed a new breed of software that lets you pool the processing power of potentially thousands of machines just by pointing them to a single website. Though little more than an experiment at this point, the project is yet another way the net is stretching the boundaries of “distributed computing.”