Friday, February 22, 2019

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…

Self-Loathing Antivirus [pic]

Hey, great job Avast!  Now, let's update my definitions--wait, what?via:

RAID Failure [story]

  "The rent must be cheap," Alex mused as he pulled into the muddy field that served as a parking lot. He guided his car into a spot beside another car, which happened to be up on blocks. The building he was here to visit...

That’s One Hell Of A Power Plan [pic]

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That’s sick.

Wash your hand buddy.via:

Guess who’s calling?

Sounds like there has been an increase is these sorts of calls lately. Anyone catch a number or IP for these jerks? Usually it's the customers being idiots, but today, it was the other way around.I got a call this morning.Me: Hello?Woman (Very unintelligible foreign...

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 will then at times be sent out on HDD to consumers.So, this morning I get to work and there is...

The roaches need some Interwebz too…

Now granted, the OP said he was trolling his users, but I like to think our future Insect Overlords need to do some reading too... via:

HP Procurve – Literally! [pic]

I really, really hate it when I see stuff like this.This is probably from the same remote facility where they store the janitorial equipment in the switch closet.This one was entitled "Procurve switch we got back from an office that closed."via:

Win? Berkeley Ridiculously Automated Dorm

Hit minute marker 3:00 for "Romantic Mode" *facepalm* - the video is long, the first bit and the 3:00 timestamp is worth it. Skip the rest.Downside: I'm thinking prooobbbbaaably not a lot of girls make it here to the dorm room and experience...

“Now shipping with Coupon Printer!”

This is why we encourage play with science and learning toys (legos, microscopes, other science activities) with my daughter...*sigh* the cards are stacked against her... via: