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This is a charity app, which doesn't ask for your money but for your processing power. Choose a project to donate it to and the app will run in the background while your phone is on wifi and plugged. So you can use you phone to save the world!
There are one billion smartphones in use today. The combined processing power of all these devices can truly revolutionize scientific research and make an enormous contribution to humanity–if we all work together. With HTC Power To Give, you help make the world a better place. Research cures for cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and AIDS, help understand climate change or venture into space–it’s all at our fingertips.
Download Power To Give, plug in your phone and connect to Wi-Fi or mobile data. Your spare computing power will become part of an enormous grid, providing processing power to a project you’ve selected from a range across the world.
Medical, environmental, scientific and many other projects benefit from your unused processing power. Projects that could otherwise take hundreds of years are executed in a drastically shorter time.
The numbers are incredible, and achievable with your help, so join us today. Be a part of the future with Power To Give.
For more information, visit http://www.htc.com/ptg/.
(1) Android 4.4 KitKat or better
(2) 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 1 GHz quad-core processor or better
(3) 1 GB of RAM or better
Your device must be turned on, charging and have a minimum of 90% battery life remaining (default setting; can be lowered).
Projects are operated by third parties; registration is required for participation, which may be subject to additional terms.
© 2014-2015 HTC Corporation. All rights reserved. Built using BOINC, open source software developed at University of California, Berkeley with funding from the National Science Foundation (© 2003–2014 University of California) distributed under the Lesser General Public License (“LGPL”), whose terms apply to use of this app and the corresponding source code. The LGPL software is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the LGPL for more details. You may view the terms of the LGPL at http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.
HTC, the HTC logo, HTC Power To Give and other HTC product and service names referenced in the Application are the trademarks of HTC Corporation and its affiliates. Any other company names, product names, service names and logos referenced in connection with the Application may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
Full terms and conditions at http://htc.com/ptg/terms/