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Old January 29, 2014, 07:48 PM
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Originally Posted by BrainEater View Post
Ah yes.

A 'borg' is a folding machine that you don't pay electricity/internet for , but are allowed to use , an example being a work computer that management says "yes you can fold on it".

As opposed to a 'bot' which would be a machine you don't pay electricity for , and '"don't" have permission to fold with. ( frowned upon !)

Another term you might hear is 'boxen' .... That's what the computers is your 'farm' are called.

Thanks for the explanation!
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