If you’ve seen this lightning talk before, I’m sure you’ll appreciate being reminded. If you haven’t seen it yet, you need to! Click through to the site, then play the video:
Malapropism of the day:
Scott: Play “Ascending”
Siri: Playing “Sinking”
We went shopping for Christmas presents recently and also stopped for dinner at a local Chinese buffet. The kids and I were planning to play chess once we were back home. I was amused to find this fortune in my cookie:
I think it was trying to tell me that I was to play the white pieces.
Siri’s malapropism of the day: HTTP → HGTV.
Rebranding opportunities include: GET It or PUT It, curl Appeal, Browser Crashers, HashBang for Your Buck.
While I’m proud of the work that we’re doing in PureApplication to build an integrated IBM POWER8 appliance, I must say I’m intrigued at this alternate concept of a POWER8 appliance, the POWER8workshop.
Root cause: powdery snow
Resolution: usage error
Concerning intermittent things, I am still tickled by the old Microsoft Word tip of the day, “Things that go away by themselves can come back by themselves.”
Concerning intermitten things, it seems prudent to assume that things that go away at great speed can come back at great speed.