Archive for date: March 22, 2006

Windows Vista Faces Crisis

March 22, 2006 | General, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

It was announced today that Microsoft was facing a software crisis: their short sighted engineers only allocated space for a two digit total for the number of months late that Windows Vista will slip, and it is now feared that when they finally do ship Vista 119 months late, it will cause… Okay, okay, it’s […]

Toy gas fired missile and launcher assembly – Patent 6055910

March 22, 2006 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Read the abstract of this patent carefully. A toy gas-fired missile and launcher assembly whose missile is composed of a soft head and a tail extending therefrom formed by a piston. The piston is telescoped into the barrel of a launcher having a closed end on which is mounted an electrically-activated ignitor, the air space […]