A truism of computers and programming

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“The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong it usually turns out to be impossible to get at or repair.” -One of the laws of computers and programming revealed. via: [Flickr/letmehearyousaydeskomdeskom]

Hilarious: YouTube closed caption fail

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Not really help-desk or IT related, but definitely a technology fail. Ever use Google’s transcription services through Google Voice? Yeah, this is something like that, but funnier. Rhett and Link take the game of ‘telephone’ and put YouTube’s Closed Caption to the test. They read one script, upload it, let YouTube transcribe it, then use […]