I know this applies to any computer including Mac OS X and Linux. I feel the same frustration when my computer is performing a task and counting down from ten minutes and then ends with a message window that says ‘Finishing” which stays there for 3 more minutes.

Anyway, the frustrations of trying to communicate with a PC will provide us with many more years of inspiration to make graphs like these:

Screen shot 2010 11 20 at 18.48.57 Weekend Windows Fun: How Windows Works