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The Weird Error Message Gallery

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DOS486.com currently has four pages showing screen captures/shots of "The Weird Error Message Gallery" from various software and web sites.

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Twelve/12 Games That Existed Just to Sell You Junk Food

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Wired, with its twelve/12 screen shots/captures gallery (view all at once), takes a "look at the semi-secret history of junk food and videogames" since the early days of video games.

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Placebo Buttons

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This almost 2.5 years old You Are Not So Smart article tells about "Placebo Buttons -- The Misconception: All buttons placed around you do your bidding. The Truth: Many public buttons are only there to comfort you..."

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The Legend of The Oregon Trail

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Mental Floss/mental_floss tells the story how "three student teachers changed the educational game industry from inside a janitor's closet..." with Oregon Trail game.

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Modern/Recent Video Games' Bloopers, Glitches & Silly Stuff

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This YouTube channel shows Machinima's video collection of "Bloopers, Glitches & Silly Stuff" from recent/modern video games

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Why YouTube buffers: The secret deals that make--and break--online video

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This four pages Ars Technica article explains why "Why YouTube buffers: The secret deals that make--and break--online video -- When internet service providers (ISPs) and video providers fight over money, Internet users suffer.

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Anternet -- The Ant Internet

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This last year's IEEE Spectrum article, with its four minutes YouTube video, mentioned The Ant Internet (Anternet) -- "Before researchers developed the Internet, ants developed the Anternet, a surprisingly similar communications network ..."

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The World Without Mobile

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FunnyPlace (also on YouTube) shared a hilarious one minute and 27 seconds Qualcomm commercial/advertisement (ad)/spot titled "The World Without Mobile -- We imagined what a World Without Mobile would look like. Odd isn't it? ..."

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Code Rush, the Mozilla Documentary From 2000/Y2K.

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VideoSift shared a very old 56+ minutes seconds Viddler video (also YouTube) showing "Code Rush" -- "... documentary covering the first release of Netscape source code in 1998, the foundation of the Mozilla project... From March 1998 to April 1999, an independent documentary film crew followed a team of software engineers

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Which mobile operating system (OS) do you currently use for your mobile device(s) [e.g., tablets and smartphones]?

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National Security Agency (NSA) Wiretap Footage REVEALED! (funny)

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VideoSift shared a hilarious three minutes and nine seconds YouTube video (secured connection, but Google tracks you :P) showing "National Security Agency (NSA) Wiretap Footage REVEALED! -- Actual footage from an actual NSA wiretap is actually leaked to the actual public."

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How To Get Through the Loading Screen

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This hilarious two minutes and 25 seconds YouTube video shows "How To Get Through the Loading Screen

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This is what your worker ant does at work. ;)

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This Dilbert comic strip shows what your worker ant does at work

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The Internet's 15 Greatest Hidden Gems.

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EHow UK shows a seventeen/17 slides of "The Internet's 15 greatest hidden gems -- Software developers are a creative lot, and they often like to surprise users with unexpected gifts.

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The 67th Annual Tony Awards 2013 Behind the Scenes - Director on FIRE!

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VideoSift shared a two minutes and 12 seconds YouTube video showing "... a behind the scenes view of this year's Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall.

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The Secret Life of the Cat: What do our feline companions get up to?

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BBC News, with its eleven/11 images and embedded short motion sickness videos, show "Secret life of the cat: What do our feline companions get up to? Ever wondered what your cat spends its time doing when you're not around? Where do our purring pets go when they disappear through the cat flap? ..."

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This Was First -- First Posts and Products on the World's Most Popular Websites

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Boing Boing shared This Was First showing the "First Posts and Products on the World's Most Popular Websites".

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The Trajectory of Television (TV)--starting with a big history of the small screen.

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Ars Technica has a three pages article on "The Trajectory of Television (TV)--starting with a big history of the small screen.

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