Contact Us

True or False? HTML is a Sexually Transmitted Disease.

I’ve got to admit that working here at Results Radio I’ve had to become a bit more “Tech Savvy” than I probably would have been otherwise.  But even if that were not the case, Mr. Holiday’s high school health class taught me all about the finer points of STD’s.

Apparently not everyone went to school in Crosby, Minnesota.  According to the LA Times lots of people are very confused about technology terms.  Here is what their latest survey revealed.

11% of people think HTML is a sexually transmitted disease.
-(HyperText Markup Language)
12% of Americans think USB is an acronym for a European country.
-(Universal Serial Bus)
18% think Blu-ray is a marine animal.
-(digital optical disc data storage)
23% think MP3 is a ”Star Wars” robot.
-(MPEG-2 Audio Layer III,[4] more commonly referred to as MP3)
27% think a gigabyte is an insect found in South America.
-(1 gigabyte is 1,000,000,000bytes)
42% think a motherboard is the deck of a cruise ship.
-(It’s main circuit board found in computers)
77% of respondents could not identify what SEO means.
-(SEO stands for “Search-Engine Optimization”)
15% said they believed “software” is comfortable clothing.
-(Software is a general term for computer programs.)
61% say it’s important to have strong knowledge of technology in this day and age.

Be honest, how many of these terms did you know?

More Local News

Latest Rock Report

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://b1027.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on B102.7 - Sioux Falls Classic Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on B102.7 - Sioux Falls Classic Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!