Turns out, there's a whole subreddit dedicated to celebrating software acting outside its parameters and its unpredictable malfunctions. It sounds geeky, but believe me, you don't need to be a hacker to appreciate it.

Nearly 1 million members belong to the online community, sharing pics and videos of the biggest glitches in the Matrix, including the time Netflix praised the Nazi party and an Uber driver went exploring in the sea.

#1

I Got A Coupon Code For 30% Off Bluetooth Headphones That Ended Up Being 98% Off When I Entered The Code

I Got A Coupon Code For 30% Off Bluetooth Headphones That Ended Up Being 98% Off When I Entered The Code

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DforDorothy
Community Member
4 months ago

Best of the bugs! Good for you! 😉

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"The failures that go viral within our community are usually those that have some humor in them," a moderator of the subreddit told Bored Panda. "For example, the description for the 'Hitler and the Nazis' documentary being displayed under the Spongebob movie."

The moderator said people who follow the subreddit seem to be really invested in it. "From the interactions I've seen, people often have an interest in programming and will try to theorize why the software failed. Some will also often meme the failure if it's funny."

#2

Thanks For Having My Back Tinder, I Guess

Thanks For Having My Back Tinder, I Guess

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laggy in zoom
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4 months ago

Sounds like something my psychiatrist would say.

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But don't think that only regular home users experience software disruptions. For example, more than 100 flights to and from London's Heathrow airport were disrupted on the 16 of February 2020, after it was hit by technical issues, affecting departure boards and check-in systems. A spokesperson for Heathrow didn't say much, just bleated that it happened "due to the sensitive nature of those processes."

Another memorable software hiccup happened a few years earlier, in mid-January, 2016. Then, the Nest smart thermostat (owned by Google) experienced a glitch after a software update went wrong, forcing the device's batteries to drain and leaving it unable to control temperature, meaning that American users were unable to heat their homes or get hot water on one of the coldest weekends of the year. The company said the fault had been caused by a firmware update and quickly rolled out a new one to solve the issue.

You can't live without technology but sometimes you can't live with it, too.

#3

How?

How?

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

Well computer is very positive. We could all learn something from him. 🤭

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#4

What The Hell Did I Do

What The Hell Did I Do

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Lexibeast
Community Member
4 months ago

Sounds like your phone is having a rough time in quarantine too

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#5

Setting A Reminder

Setting A Reminder

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Rare Wubbox
Community Member
4 months ago

Google and Siri are just pure smart with this stuff.

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#6

Could Not Copy Files Because No

Could Not Copy Files Because No

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DforDorothy
Community Member
4 months ago

" Computer says noooo".

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#7

Scuber Diver

Scuber Diver

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

He can fly. He stole Mr. Weasley's car clearly. Damn!

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#8

Everything Is Broken

Everything Is Broken

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Anna Meyer
Community Member
4 months ago

Congratulations, you just broke EVERYTHING!

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#9

Thanks For The Help, Siri

Thanks For The Help, Siri

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Dynein
Community Member
4 months ago

Achtundsechzig.

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#10

Netflix, What Are You Trying To Do?

Netflix, What Are You Trying To Do?

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Ian Milne
Community Member
4 months ago

The Gaystapo?

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#11

Homonyms Are Such A Bliss To Virtual Assistant

Homonyms Are Such A Bliss To Virtual Assistant

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Skye Kelly
Community Member
4 months ago

she wants to murder u

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#12

I Was Driving, And My Phone Vibrated In My Pocket To Tell Me This

I Was Driving, And My Phone Vibrated In My Pocket To Tell Me This

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pei meow
Community Member
4 months ago

Aah, the irony.

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#13

Yes Google, That’s Exactly How Bridges Work

Yes Google, That’s Exactly How Bridges Work

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MissyTheUniverse
Community Member
4 months ago

Would be fun though.

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#14

Ah Yes The Ultimate Relaxation

Ah Yes The Ultimate Relaxation

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Troux
Community Member
4 months ago

'Done' is right!

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#15

Everything Is Good

Everything Is Good

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Oathbraker
Community Member
4 months ago

And this is why you don't use Avast.

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#16

Did My Dog Just Discover Teleportation?

Did My Dog Just Discover Teleportation?

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Why u surprised? Dogs are secretly superheroes, quietly saving our collective asses. U know that thing u lose, and can't find and after sometime u do. Who do u think does that?. The good boy is just safety persona., So u don't suspect a thing

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#17

I’m This Unpopular

I’m This Unpopular

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laggy in zoom
Community Member
4 months ago

me too man, me too.

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#18

I Think My Subway Is Trying To Tell Me Something

I Think My Subway Is Trying To Tell Me Something

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

U suffer, suffer slowly and surely. U suffer the way no-one has ever suffered before.

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#19

That's A Pretty Strong Password Policy

That's A Pretty Strong Password Policy

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laggy in zoom
Community Member
4 months ago

*puts in sentence from Moby Dick*

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#20

Cool Sign

Cool Sign

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80 Van
Community Member
4 months ago

Cool sign, Bro.

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#21

You Learn Something New Every Day

You Learn Something New Every Day

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Gerrit
Community Member
4 months ago

This one made me laugh :)

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#22

Jesus Christ Siri

Jesus Christ Siri

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Rare Wubbox
Community Member
4 months ago

I'll take the cash.

Stannous Flouride
Community Member
4 months ago

I'll walk.

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Parmeisan
Community Member
4 months ago

"kilometer US dollars squared" --- what in the hell is this thing smoking?

boredpanDaman
Community Member
4 months ago

whatever it is, i want it

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JessG
Community Member
4 months ago

Never heard of "kilometer U.S. dollars squared" . Is it distance? Is it a physical amount? Weird

Emperor Kitten
Community Member
4 months ago

It's the amount of bills you can fit into one square kilometer

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TheTootsieTickler 900
Community Member
4 months ago

Didn't even know you could square a dollar. I guess that's what greed does to ya...

Jill
Community Member
4 months ago

Im a math teacher and even i am impressed with the calculations here! Somehow Wolfram Alpha managed to make distance or money into an area. I think it might win some sort of prestigous math prize if it could just prove its work.

Kate S
Community Member
4 months ago

How's that translate into flier miles?

Brandy Grote
Community Member
4 months ago

Kilometer dollars? Is that US money in metric system?

O Jackson
Community Member
4 months ago

If you don't want the money, I'll take it. 💸💵💵

Katey-Rose Thomson
Community Member
4 months ago

You're drunk Google go home

Finch
Community Member
4 months ago

Your phone is high.

SanchaTheSeeker
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Around $93 for over 16s and around $65 AUD for kids if you were interested... the XPT is a nice train too

Per S
Community Member
4 months ago

I guess it's true that a dollar just doesn't go as far as it used to.

Amanda Hunter
Community Member
4 months ago

I know prices have increased during Covid but this is rather excessive.

Emperor Kitten
Community Member
4 months ago

Guess we're walking...

Isabella Vega
Community Member
4 months ago

I’d like to make a check for 28.8 quadrillion kilometer dollars. Don’t forget to square it

Tiny Dynamine
Community Member
4 months ago

It's typical with all the extra costs you have to pay.

Tony Dillson
Community Member
4 months ago

And will that be debit or cretit?

Sparky
Community Member
4 months ago

At least she shows her work.

Tiina Lehtineva
Community Member
4 months ago

I... Wh... I can't... I just... Okay.

Lydia Interiano Dalton
Community Member
4 months ago

thanks wolframalpha

hcaballero57
Community Member
4 months ago

I'm never gonna complain about paying $50 to fill up my gas tank again.

Joshua Fraim
Community Member
4 months ago

sounds like this is from the future from the movie airplane 2

Joshua Fraim
Community Member
4 months ago

please insert 5 million dollars for the first minute

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Cathy Homan
Community Member
4 months ago

Doesn't work anymore

JustCallMeKat
Community Member
2 months ago

people. tell Siri "what is 0 divided by 0" and she'll tell you something...

Suzanne Dunne
Community Member
4 months ago

Siri drunk again

John Baker
Community Member
4 months ago

LOL "Jesus Christ Siri" is exactly what I said to myself... and THEN I looked at the header

Jun Wan
Community Member
4 months ago

damn, that's a lot of money

DotC
Community Member
4 months ago

sounds more like Wolfram & Hart dark magic

Philly Bob Squires
Community Member
4 months ago

Aussie Siri having a go at you...

Joshua Fraim
Community Member
4 months ago

sounds like it's from the future in the movie airplane 2

Frank Hammer
Community Member
4 months ago

Actually, that's not far off the real cost But you can get a cheaper fare if you keep your pants around your ankles And stay lubed (According to a friend) ;-)

Henry Cheves
Community Member
4 months ago

Kilometer U.S. dollars squared makes perfect sense. No sirree, no conflicting measurements there!

Jace
Community Member
4 months ago

Is this supposed to be the new “better” Siri they promise us every version? iOS 14 beta?

K Kalama
Community Member
4 months ago

I'm sure science has figured out an equation for that.

Jane Petersen
Community Member
4 months ago

I blame WolfamAlpha. That platform is buggy af. I even have the highest priced subscription. I hate it.

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#23

My School's Cafeteria Survey

My School's Cafeteria Survey

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Wolfblood Fanatic
Community Member
4 months ago

Do you go to an all girls school?

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#24

And You’re Telling Me Now?

And You’re Telling Me Now?

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

Nice response time. Lolz

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#25

Damn Robots

Damn Robots

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DforDorothy
Community Member
4 months ago

He knooowwws!

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#26

Shrug Emoji? Sorry Mate, No Idea

Shrug Emoji? Sorry Mate, No Idea

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Wolfblood Fanatic
Community Member
4 months ago

Now they're just messing with ya

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#27

My Microwave Is Disagreeing With Me Again

My Microwave Is Disagreeing With Me Again

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laggy in zoom
Community Member
4 months ago

maybe it doesn't want you to defrost your pizza. you see it cares about you.

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#28

I Don’t Really Know What To Say

I Don’t Really Know What To Say

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Lexibeast
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

You actually needed a 20/19 to get 100%

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#29

I Can't Use My Notes App For 3.5 Weeks Because I Used The Right Password

I Can't Use My Notes App For 3.5 Weeks Because I Used The Right Password

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Lexibeast
Community Member
4 months ago

If only you tried one more time

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#30

Firstly, Her Hair Is Right In My Face. Secondly, Where Is My Plane Going?

Firstly, Her Hair Is Right In My Face. Secondly, Where Is My Plane Going?

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Sol Veig
Community Member
4 months ago

Up up and away...

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#31

This Is Getting Ridiculous

This Is Getting Ridiculous

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pei meow
Community Member
4 months ago

Wait what?

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#32

Ok

Ok

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Pixie
Community Member
4 months ago

Ok

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#33

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

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ebony1k124 touch
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Now presenting the legendary Microsoft Word Christmas Tree.

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#34

Scooter App Right Before The App Crashed. Behold The Rideable Cyclone

Scooter App Right Before The App Crashed. Behold The Rideable Cyclone

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

U bet yo ass , I m gonna ride that shit. Viva la resistance. Rebel without the cause

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#35

Guys, I Think I’m Addicted To Settings

Guys, I Think I’m Addicted To Settings

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laggy in zoom
Community Member
4 months ago

reddit is a whole other story man

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#36

Fastest Driver

Fastest Driver

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

He doesn't like u very much. He is running away with your food

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#37

This Website Really Wants Me To Choose Iraq

This Website Really Wants Me To Choose Iraq

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chi-wei shen
Community Member
4 months ago

What the hell are they selling?

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#38

I Broke The Snapchat Filters. That’s All I Can Say

I Broke The Snapchat Filters. That’s All I Can Say

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

Why does social media exist? So we can discover new horrors each day. Good times

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#39

Believe It Or Not Google, There Are Hospitals Closer To My Location

Believe It Or Not Google, There Are Hospitals Closer To My Location

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Marcellus the Third
Community Member
4 months ago

Maybe you have something very embarrassing and this is the best you can do?

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#40

That's My Jam

That's My Jam

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Dynein
Community Member
4 months ago

Ok, this really made me laugh out loud! And now I want to listen to it, just to know what it sounds like. Did the program really interpret system preferences like an audio file (that would be so cool and weird)... or did someone make an audio file with that title and matching thumbnail for the laughs? Now I come to think about it, probably the latter...

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#41

Oh No, My PC Ran Away

Oh No, My PC Ran Away

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Kate
Community Member
4 months ago

C: DOS C: DOS run C: run DOS run C: good boy

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#42

Help

Help

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MissyTheUniverse
Community Member
4 months ago

The fact that this person knows the word quintillion. Impressed.

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#43

Looks Pleasant Outside

Looks Pleasant Outside

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Munhu Afro
Community Member
4 months ago

Location settings might have been set to Uranus.

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#44

This Glitched Dentist Sign Looks A Bit Inappropriate

This Glitched Dentist Sign Looks A Bit Inappropriate

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Biljana Malesevic
Community Member
4 months ago

It looks inappropriate also without a glitch! What the hell is that?

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#45

This Crystal Ball At A Harry Potter Exhibit

This Crystal Ball At A Harry Potter Exhibit

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Joran Quinten
Community Member
4 months ago

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of IT support

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#46

Turnitin Marked The First Word Of This Sentence As Plagiarism

Turnitin Marked The First Word Of This Sentence As Plagiarism

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80 Van
Community Member
4 months ago

Well, it isn’t a very original word.

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#47

Google Thinks I'm Fit

Google Thinks I'm Fit

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Damn. U the flash! Maan 🏃

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#48

Same

Same

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Jaded Queen
Community Member
4 months ago

Sounds like a blackmail threat. Windows has your computer. I will release search history if u don't met with my demands. Beware !!

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#49

Where Is That Thumbnail Coming From?

Where Is That Thumbnail Coming From?

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Wolfblood Fanatic
Community Member
4 months ago

funeral planners:

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#50

Wait, What?

Wait, What?

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Wolfblood Fanatic
Community Member
4 months ago

How many 21 year olds are there? Only 1, right?

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