Sunday, January 21, 2018

Happy Sysadmin Day! The Web Site is Down: Chipadmin [video] NSFW

As always, this video from TheWebSiteDown is NSFW (because of language)...FYI ;) [youtube] via:

Wayback Wednesday: Own a piece of history – Matthew Broderick’s Wargames IMSAI 8080 up for sale

If you are in your late 30's or above, you may remember going to the theater to to watch the dubious story of Matthew Broderick accidentally "starting" thermonuclear war with his home computer in Wargames.  At the time, it probably seemed all too realistic...

Obama doesn’t need to borrow a computer [video]

Love him or hate him, this is pretty funny - during an interview on Univsion, President Obama is asked if he uses a computer.   [youtube]

Wayback Wednesday: First true website restored to former glory

Usually, when someone restores a historically relevant object, it is truly a spectacular thing, like restoring a vintage prop from an iconic TV series.  Some others though, are on the surface, not so much, but then...there's this. CERN, the people who brought us what we...

Just how expensive can a Mac get? [pic]

...apparently, as much as a used 2-door Infiniti G35 - decisions, decisions. via:

Wayback Wednesday: The $332 Mouse, Circa 1983 [story]

From my Facebook Timeline - I never had the pleasure of seeing one of these (this was before my time), but I do remember the Sun Sparc stations had something like these.  The mousepads were awesome! From what I am reading on Wikipedia, some of these,...

iPhone vs. Treadmill [pic]

Guess who won? via: