US Air Force Builds Linux Supercomputer With PS3s

The US airforce is buying thousands of PS3s as part of a move to expand its supercomputing project, but there has been some speculation that the Cell chip used by the PS3 could be phased out

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New supercomputer is a rack of PlayStations... running GNU/Linux

[T]he PS3 was built with an open hardware architecture, which can run the Linux operating system.

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