Posts Tagged ‘ technology ’

Japanese Windows 7 Fail

Oct 23rd, 2009 | By | Category: videos

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Proving that Windows 7 is the perfect followup to Windows Vista, this video comes from a live Japanese TV news show. The demonstration is supposed to involve a man using the touch-screen functionality that Windows 7 offers. Unfortunately, it doesn’t work.



AARP lobbies Congress for Jaylight Savings Time

Sep 14th, 2009 | By | Category: snewz

Artist's rendition of what old people using technology might look like

An unexpected side effect of Jay Leno’s new show, The Jay Leno Show, has hit the American people. All across the United States, the American elderly have changed their clocks to keep Jay Leno’s television show on at 11:30. Now they demand that the rest of the country follow suit and alter the system of time-keeping by moving the clocks ahead an hour and a half.

A grassroots campaign began this morning at 4:00 AM EST (5:30 AM JEST) at nursing homes and senior communities across the eastern United States as senior citizens awoke en masse, 90 minutes earlier than their usual.



Space Shuttle Discovery Launch

Aug 29th, 2009 | By | Category: videos

This was recorded with my cell phone from my front porch on August 28, 2009. Not bad, considering I live 95 miles from Kennedy Space Center. When they ignite the rockets, I see a bright flash of orange light. When the shuttle goes to maximum thrust for liftoff, I see an even brighter, steadier orange […]



January 28, 1986: Challenger Disaster Anniversary

Jan 28th, 2009 | By | Category: videos

It doesn’t seem like 23 years have passed since this event occurred, but that is what time does. This video is the CNN broadcast of the Challenger takeoff leading up to and including the explosion, and ending with the declaration from ground control stating “Obviously a major malfunction.” Warning: This video includes an explosion of […]



Always keep your strap on

Jan 11th, 2009 | By | Category: games, videos

Show this video to friends before you let them play with your Wii. When playing with your wii, always make sure you have the strap on. Otherwise, your beautiful plasma television will be destroyed in an instant.



Apple unveils iPhone Shuffle at Macworld

Jan 8th, 2009 | By | Category: videos