Robocop Ran DOS: Stupid movie tech moments

8 surprising tech cameos in Hollywood’s biggest sci-fi hits.

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Strike Back (2010)

This British spy-thriller miniseries has, like any good spy show, a nail-biting scene involving missile guidance systems. The code for this guidance system, though, comes from one of the JavaScript source code files for [[xref:http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/199170/wordpress_30_blogging_software_released.html|WordPress]]. The best part? The WordPress Lead Developer went and integrated the changes for the "guidance system" [[xref:http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/15239|back into WordPress]].

(Photo credit: [[xref:http://www.viper007bond.com/2010/06/12/so-apparently-wordpress-can-guide-missiles/|Viper007Bond.com]])

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