September 22, 2003

things computer geeks find fascinating

occasionally i find myself browsing the zeitgeist, a collection of "search patterns, trends, and surprises" compiled by the nerds at google. sometimes the stuff there is interesting. but sometimes....

you get something like this.

wow, looks like w32.blaster.worm beat out remote procedure call after all!  i guess you win the bet, dudley.  here's my magic card collection.

Fun Fact...
August 2003
Last month, a computer virus spread that affected Microsoft software applications. This virus had many different names. Among the most popular were:

wow! "W32.blaster.worm" beat out "remote procedure call" by nearly 2 to 1! unbelievable! and "msblast" beat them all! haha! computers are FUN!

Posted by travis at September 22, 2003 10:05 PM | TrackBack

Ahh...c'mon Travis...first you insult basketball, and now you're going after my geekhood...what's up?

Posted by: Doug at September 23, 2003 11:09 AM

haha. doug, even YOU do not compare to the google nerds for geekiness.

Posted by: travis at September 23, 2003 12:50 PM

Great graph. It is now part of my screensaver. Thanks Travis.

Posted by: Melissa at September 23, 2003 09:41 PM