A new app is offering PC gamers the chance to put their CPU to good use when it would otherwise be idling, effectively selling spare processor power in exchange for in-game rewards in the likes of Overwatch.
Aura has launched the GammaNow app (though it’s still in beta), which when installed on a PC will use the processor – only when it’s not otherwise occupied – to contribute to the Aura Network (a fresh blockchain effort going up against Ethereum).
In exchange for this CPU usage, the user gets GammaPoints which can be traded for in-game credits or skins and other extras in games such as Overwatch, Hearthstone, and League of Legends. And also poten…
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