Archive for the 'humor' Category

Gizmodo: classic arcade game ties

February 12, 2009

I like the Asteroids tie and I think I could pull it off in a client meeting:

Sweet arcade vector deliciousness

Sweet arcade vector deliciousness

From Gizmodo


Funny video of the day

January 30, 2009

Teh Funny: The Matrix Runs on Windows

Large Hadron Collider goes live

September 10, 2008

With the Large Hadron Collider coming on-line today, we will all want to monitor the status of the earth vis-a-vis complete and utter destruction.

Here’s a handy website to help you do just that.

To appreciate the true LOLs this site provides, view source. Two words: Atom Feed!

[via Webmonkey]

Security humor – protection and voting machines

August 19, 2008

I know…if all I do is link to Schneier’s links, then you should probably just read his blog instead.

That notwithstanding, this xkcd comic is really funny and really wrong.

[via, you guessed it, Schneier]

Dilbert Security

August 6, 2008

I’m not saying security rules we encounter are like this. I’m just sayin’…

Social Engineering

July 31, 2008

Gotta love this video showing how to get into all the hot clubs in Australia by posing as the DJ.

Too bad techies don’t need to go to hot clubs and/or don’t know what to do when they get there… 😉

[via Schneier]

Amazon S3 goes down

July 28, 2008

Amazon posted a lengthy description of the “Availability Event” which occurred on 07/20/08. It is fairly technical and an interesting read…for a certain kind of person. 😉

Here’s my favorite line:

“we won’t be satisfied until performance is statistically indistinguishable from perfect”

I just can’t figure out if this is supposed to be reassuring or not. Maybe for a certain kind of person…

Cartoon: The requirements process

June 25, 2008

Sometimes it’s just easier not to ask questions…

Geek and Poke: One year in an IT project, Day 21