Want some extra cash pronto? Sell your CPU cycles. This is really as insane as it gets.
An Italian programmer has launched a service that may eventually pay PC users who rent out their systems to supercomputer-like distributed computing projects.
CPUShare allows home users to profit from the significant power of their hardware that otherwise would be wasted every day.
In the CPUShare system, sellers will post asking bids on how much they want for their spare processor cycles, while buyers will put out bids on what they’ll pay.
Who wants to put their download rig up for grabs?