General Computing

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Filthy Personal Computers (PCs): The X-rated circus of horrors ..."

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FailDesk shares an old eleven pages The Register article showing "filthy personal computers (PCs): the X-rated circus of horrors

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Do you look at your own physical (not on screen) keyboard(s) when typing?

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What really goes on a desktop computer when printing ...

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Fail Blog shows a funny image of what really goes on with a desktop computer when printing.

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The purpose of CAPS LOCK key ...

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This amusing Twaggie comic strip shows the purpose of the CAPS LOCK key.

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What did you think of the Super Bowl XLVI (46)?

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15 worst Internet privacy scandals of all time.

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This four pages Network World article (one print page) lists the "15 worst Internet privacy scandals of all time -- Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Sony named in our Online Privacy Hall of Shame"

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Sh*t End Users Say

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IT World shares an one minute and 52 seconds YouTube video parody/spoof showing "Sh*t End Users Say

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Evolution of the Solid-State Drive (SSD)

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Vintage Computing and Gaming shares a seventeen/17 pages slide show (one ugly web page showing all images as thumbnails)

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Do you yell at your own computer(s)?

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The Restart Page -- An interactive web site of rebooting the most significant operating system (OSes).

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TidBITS mention The Restart Page shows "a tribute to the most significant operating system (OSes) ..." and "Free unlimited rebooting experience from vintage operating systems."

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Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked!

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FailDesk shares a four pages showing achievements for "Information Technology (IT) Achievements Unlocked! -- 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 the only satisfaction we can get is the chance of going home at some point.

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FailDesk -- A humor site dedicated to all the information technology (IT) professionals...

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Neatorama shares funny web site titled "FailDesk" -- "... a humor site dedicated to all the information technology (IT) professionals out there who work so tirelessly and diligently to make sure 'the system stays up.' Sometimes the constant hours and little-to-no gratification can get someone down. Let FailDesk be the place to cheer you up! ...

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Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) Test

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OSNews shares InfoWorld's test/quiz/exam(ination) on Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) -- "With a new version of Windows just around the corner -- well, maybe a long corner -- it's time to dust off those gray cells and see how much you really know about the inner workings of the current versions of everyone's favorite whipping post.

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Apple QuickTime turned 20 years old.

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TidBITS shares a three pages Reghardware article on Apple QuickTime turning 20 years a few days ago -- "Apple's multimedia foundation, QuickTime, was released to the public 20 years ago...

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The Sketchbook of Susan Kare, the Artist Who Gave Computing a Human Face

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Neatorama shares a PLoS Blogs Network article on "the sketchbook of Susan Kare, the artist who gave computing a human face -- The gestures and metaphors of icon-driven computing feel so natural and effortless to us now

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25 Worst Passwords of 2011

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Boing Boing shares a Mashable article showing the "25 worst passwords of 2011".

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Apple Storefronts

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The Daily What Geeks shares Apple Storefronts front photograph/photo. shots

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