h a l f b a k e r y
Birth of a Notion.
add, search, annotate, link, view, overview, recent, by name, random
news, help, about, links, report a problem
or get an account
Please log in.
Before you can vote, you need to register.
Please log in or create an account.
People often talk about a Web
Toaster as a joke. One particular
toaster goes on the web to get the
weather and burns/prints out a
symbol of the forecast for the day.
With Toast Scramble, you type a
small message at the company's
website and enter the hardware
message then gets
sent translated into a secret code
specific to one out of 15 toasters
and saved on that toaster. Up to
messages can be saved in cache
printed in any order. Simple
symbols can be sent as well with
patented typewriter styled heating
elements in the shape of tesselating
triangles. The toaster comes with
its own decoder ring and could
eventually send those seeing eye 3D
pictures in later revisions.
Secret messages and pictures can
around the world and then eaten.
Remember, professional spies
their cache first.
[sartep, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 05 2004]
Toast Text Messaging
[DrCurry, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 05 2004]
Skull-and-crossbones burned onto toast
Giving "flame" a new definition, I guess? [jutta, Feb 20 2007]
||My father's birthday is tomorrow. He is such a gadget guy.
He would absolutely love getting a birthday greeting this
way! Croissant, sartep.
||sartep, shhh! <secret> sugarLump+</secret> &$5+5000 = 1200,345 ha! shh! 400 %6%%!! hee hee love dinkums &$5+5000 <grin>
||I hope you two still like it even
had to change it.
||Mmmm. Scrambled eggs and toast. +
||Sorry, but this isn't any good.
The redundant idea made sense; this one's just scrambling to hold on.