Sunday, January 21, 2018

“Had To Run Some CAT5…” – Nailed It. [pic]

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11 Reasons Why Your IT Tech Might Just Despise You [info]

Don't get me wrong.  I like to help folks out - but its the users that don't really think before they call us that get me.  Somewhat on the heels of "10 things your IT guy wants you to know," I present to you...

Barbie Gets A Job As A Computer Engineer, Makes IT And Feminism Look Bad Simultaneously [story]

Barbie, you suck. Now, I'm all for girls getting into IT, a male dominated field (wha?) - as a matter of fact, I hope that my daughter will be a competent coder or at least know how computers operate on some level that seems to...

It’s Not a Bug, It’s a Tumor: ArnoldC, The Programming Language [some NSFW language]

Creative Commons Lon R. Fong
  Finally, a programming language I can get into!  Someone (or a group of someones) has decided to develop a language derived from campy Arnold Schwarzenegger movie one-liners and dubbed it "ArnoldC" - THIS IS PURE GENIUS. Direct from GitHub (a collaboration site for developing software): "Although the...

To My Users: It’s A LAPtop. [comic]


Fax To Email. Why Not? [video]

I kinda feel bad for the guy - but did he not float this idea by his buddies first? [youtube] via:

Found The Guy That Works On Internet Explorer! [video]

This came to us via email submission. Claudio J. CHIABAI has a sharp eye for spotting crappy code! ______________________________________________________________________ [youtube]  

Fun Diversion: The Restart Page [fun]

Wow, this brings back memories.  I should have linked this for Wayback Wednesday, but it is just too cool to share. Watch the boot sequences for some major OS's throughout the past 20+ years.  I spy OS/2 Warp, early MacIntosh releases, Windows 3.1.  There's even...

IT Achievements unlocked! [IT Fun!]

With extra special thanks to EvilRouters for permission to re-publish these. If you've ever played any games via the Steam network, you know what these are.  As we go throughout the struggles of banal, the frustrating, the mind-numbing and inane every day...sometimes we feel like...