spacephoenix — 2012-12-31T02:53:46-05:00 — #1
So what have been the highlights of the year 2012 for you both in the web design/development industries and in general?
For me there is two:
- Queen's Diamond Jubilee: She does well considering she's in her 80s.
- 2012 London Olympics: Three weeks of the best sports men and women in the world competing in all them sports and the opening and closing ceremonies of them.
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molona — 2013-01-02T04:06:14-05:00 — #2
Err... I can't remember of anything... which is kind of normal considering that I can't remember what I did yesterday or what I've eaten 5 min ago. And I don't pay much attention to TV and so I'm not that well informed...
I can't even think of a personal highlight!
Now, in the international aspect, I would consider the Olympic Games to be one
technobear — 2013-01-02T11:28:17-05:00 — #3
Don't forget the Paralympics - they were incredible, too.
molona — 2013-01-03T04:46:11-05:00 — #4
That's a good point. They're forgotten too often. Although I guess that sometimes "Olympic Games" is a term that includes the whole thing, regular games and paralympics
pullo — 2013-01-06T08:55:01-05:00 — #5
For me, a general highlight of last year was the Mars Rover landing, which I followed with great interest.
The amount of technical challenges the engineers had to overcome was simply astounding.
On a sillier note, Psy's "Gangnam Style" becoming the first video ever to hit a billion views on YouTube was pretty cool.
pudots — 2013-01-07T19:54:42-05:00 — #6
I agree! It was quite phenomenal! imagine being invited all the way to perform at the white house Christmas party.