Friday, November 30, 2007

Every time that I think that I may be a geek...

... something pops up to remind me that I'm not even close. Usually it's Dizzy helping me out with some terminal script, but in this case it's a site, found via Fake Steve, detailing questionable iPod engravings. As you may know, Apple will engrave two lines of text onto the back of your iPod, and this one is just geek-tastic.
49 20 66 75 63 6b 69 6e 67 72 75 6c 65

What does it mean? Well, apparently, it means "I fucking rule" in HEX.

My personal favourite is this one (an old joke, but still amusing).
Trapped in iPod factory. Please send help.

And on the back of your humble Devil's black iPod? Well, it's a little obvious really:
Get your long spoon...
DEVIL'S KITCHEN

And no, it's not written in fucking HEX.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

That should be ...67 20 72...
I know it's sad but I need to be able to read hex as part of my job!

Roberto Brian Sarrionandia said...

"... something pops up to remind me that I'm not even close."

Such as your love of OS X?

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