Crucial press release says "over a third of Americans confess to verbal or physical abuse of their computers -- Crucial.com reveals the extent of frustration, anger, and helplessness felt by Americans when faced with computer problems..."
DOS486.com currently has four pages showing screen captures/shots of "The Weird Error Message Gallery" from various software and web sites.
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..."
Lucian shared 2.75 months old The Big Picture's blog showing "Brain Oddities: Spelling is Irrelevant to Comprehension -- In trying to make sense of the world around us, our brains have evolved to do some very odd things. The more we learn about our cognitive processes, the more it seems we have inherited a very weird wetware set, filled with bizarre and misleading foibles.
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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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VideoSift shared an amusing three minutes and eight seconds YouTube video titled "Lucky Escape -- When a high powered career woman is asked on a romantic date by her boyfriend, she decides to end their relationship there and then. Not content to let her man down gently, she goes in all guns blazing, prepared even to vent her spleen, but is she really prepared for the outcome? ..."
HardOCP shared a Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Science infographic showing fireworks injuries.
This hilarious two minutes and 25 seconds YouTube video shows "How To Get Through the Loading Screen