Development/Quality Assurance (QA) Testing

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VideoGame Lookalikes

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VideoGame Lookalikes (VGL) is a web site that has many images comparing real-life people (including from the gaming community) with videogame character

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The progress bar illusion.

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VideoSift shares a 49 seconds New Scientist video showing a "progress bar illusion. Visual illusions can make download status bars look faster than they really are."

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Seven/7 Most Catastrophic World of Warcraft/WoW Moments

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Blue's News share a seven pages Wired article (one page), with embedded videos, showing the "seven/7 most catastrophic World of Warcraft (WoW) moments" -- "... some truly unplanned cataclysms have rocked World of Warcraft in the game's six-year history.

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Windows Oddities: 25 Years of Microsoftian Weirdness

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Vintage Computing and Gaming shares a fourteen pages/slides Technologizer article showing "Windows Oddities: 25 Years of Microsoftian Weirdness -- Contrary to popular belief, Windows is far from boring. Dig below the surface, and you'll discover a stranger side to the world's most popular operating system. It's filled with twisted homages, forgotten platforms, and dead ends. In a word, it's full of oddities.

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Web Designers Versus/Vs. Web Developers.

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Blue's News share an amusing infographic on Trey Connell whowing the differences between current web designers and web developers.

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Damn You, Auto Correct!

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Neatorama shares "Damn You, Autocorrect!" (has cussings and not safe for work (NSFW)) -- "If you have an iPhone, iPod, or iPad, you know how annoying the Auto Correct feature can be. It changes words without rhyme or reason, and if you're chatting with someone and hit 'send' too quickly, it can really make you look like an idiot.

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Binary of Babel -- An AMD 64-bit Linux demonstration/demo. by Segfault Garden.

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Pouet mentions a shares a three minutes and 24 seconds AMD 64-bit Linux demonstration/demo. titled "Binary of Babel" by Segfault Garden -- "This is a classical-style demo that uses over 20 different programming languges to create the effects...

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Darth Vader in Games: A Visual History

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This twelve pages Internet Gaming Network (IGN) article shows "Star Wars' Darth Vader in Games: A Visual History -- We celebrate Star Wars' greatest villain in pixels and polygons.

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The Demoscene Documentary

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Blue's News shares The Scene Documentary's six parts YouTube video playlist (has some nudity artworks) showing its "Demoscene Documentary" in its entirety.

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14 Greatest Videogame Glitches, Goofs, etc.

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Blue's News share an Urlesque article (has cussings in a few videos) showing "14 Greatest Videogame Glitches, Goofs and WTFs" -- "Sometimes videogames just throw a what the f[bleeped] (WTF) moment at you, like an unintentional bug, a weird character animation or a supremely bizarre line of dialogue. It's difficult for game developers to quality assure (QA) every scenario that gamers could possibly engineer. Therefore, you've got goats that fly and baseball players that do somersaults while chasing down a grounder.

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