Category Archives: Amusements

The Cubicle with a Hidden Gaming System

What an excellent idea. 🙂 The Cubicle with a Hidden Gaming System: Lifehacker reader JonesyVan’s workspace looks like your typical cubicle. Hidden in the filing cabinet, however, is some serious entertainment for break times (i.e., “when Bossman decides to exit … Continue reading

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Today I Learned – I have better chances of being the President of the US than winning Mega Millions

1 in 10,000,000 vs 1 in 135,145,920

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If Novels Were Written like Software

FWP – If Novels Were Written like Software.

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Children warned name of first pet should contain 8 characters and a digit

From NewsBiscuit, via JWZ: Popular pet names Rover, Cheryl and Kate could be a thing of the past. Banks are now advising parents to think carefully before naming their child’s first pet. For security reasons, the chosen name should have … Continue reading

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Too true

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Bad advice, c/o Michael Dell

Just saw this on Reddit; an article on CNET, circa 1997: Dell: Apple should close shop By Jai Singh Staff Writer, CNET News ORLANDO, Florida– When it comes to the state of Apple Computer, everyone has an opinion. And at … Continue reading

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Classic Beagle Bros Apple ][ fun

Anyone else remember this? From the glory days of computing fun. Who the heck first figured out that one line of Applesoft BASIC could make your Apple ][ moo like a cow? More at the Beagle Bros Software Repository.

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Brilliant XKCD today re: Steve Jobs

“The Eternal Flame”

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Start Up Guys

This is sadly accurate.

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They could not have found a better narrator

Go the F–k to Sleep Audiobook. Be sure to listen to the sample.

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