Thursday, March 30, 2023

Things that should not be

Pictures of botched network closets, dead animals in server rooms (or servers!), blankets of dust inside of desktop PCs, etc…

Guy builds video game in Excel. In other news, least efficient game designer...

BBC reports that an accountant (of course) named Cary Walkin developed a fantasy turn-based RPG in Excel(!) over the course of 4 months while...

iPhone vs. Treadmill [pic]

Guess who won? via:

This was what it was like installing Windows 95: The Progress Bar [video]

Some of our readers might not be old enough to remember the terrible plight of the floppy-based installations for "large" programs back in the...

I think data is like a goldfish. Give it a bigger tank…

  Republished with permission from The Daily WTF: "You would never use a 150TB drive" - future me Granted, this was a buggy disk consumption report, but...I'm...

You’re not plugging anything else in: The Kingston Predator 1TB USB Flash Drive

I'm not sure if this is a win or a fail, but holy cripes, that's an effing HUGE USB drive (no "that's what she...

This USB port gets around

I'll keep it short. Back story: I work as desktop support for a GIS firm.  They use planes to create 3d mapping data that...

How Did You Know?

Hello, this is <Ginormous Consulting Company's> Help Desk, my name's GrumpyDingo, how can I help? Huh... yeah, I'm trying to send an attachment but the...

On The Topic Of Crappy Installs


Can you, uh, maximize that for me?