Sunday, February 26, 2017

Geeky Pics

Single shots of amazing and/or appalling IT-related stuff. This could be messy network closets, comics, signs, etc.

Hardware Flashback: Quantum Bigfoot HD [pic]

From Wikipedia Quantum Bigfoot (original series) Retail 1.2/2.5 GB drive The first generation Quantum Bigfoot drives were introduced around May 1996 and offered in capacities of 1.2 GB (1 platter, 2 heads) and 2.5 GB (2 platters, 4 heads), with suggested retail prices of $225 and $370...

Wayback Wednesday: 10MB Hard Drive For The Oddly Specific $3,398 [pic]

I can only guess this ad is dated at around 1984 or 85?  Not sure.   via:

Dear Developer: What’s Behind Door Number Two? [pic]

Republished with permission from The Daily WTF: "One of these icons closes the current window, one completely exits the program," observed Sam Oldak. via:

Microsoft Counting Lesson [pic]

It made me chuckle. via:

Time Traveler? [pic]


Oh the shame of it


No Ticket… [pic]

Sort of via:  

LCD lamp fizzle out? Here’s your fix!

I have to say, that's quite a work-around.  +1 for creativity. via: