Wednesday, 15 July 2015

New home!

As a new home for the hashtag #SoftwareÜberfordertDieMenschheit (German, lit. software is over-challenging mankind) which I have been using for quite a while on Google+ to tag stories about software-related issues that are just not supposed to happen (but obviously do), I wanted to quickly find a new suitable story. Given the terrifying state of some of today's building blocks of our information age, it took about 20 seconds to extract more than one suitable example:


  1. While we're on the topic of our favourite dinosaur-eating mode of transportation, here's another one:

  2. Seems like a minor thing. Who would want to turn off a car?