Power outage at the WORST time...

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  • Published on Aug 4, 2016
  • A poorly timed power outage, UPS testing, VR room setup, and more on this office update vlog!!
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  • Mr Cloud
    Mr Cloud 29 days ago

    Who remembres the 2015 power outage?

  • Jay Brooks
    Jay Brooks Month ago +1

    Bet you wish you installed a generac generator that will run on LP or natural gas.. would be good to power your building and UPS

  • toby hogan
    toby hogan 2 months ago +5

    -mansized battery-
    Linus sized battery

  • Kid3D
    Kid3D 2 months ago

    Are you... Canadian by chance?

  • Ritchie Valens
    Ritchie Valens 2 months ago +1

    And thats why I dont live in Canada, with Polar bears, Snow, Outside toilets, and having to hunt for food everyday
    Oh yeah and power cuts. 😀

  • Geek Master AG
    Geek Master AG 2 months ago

    i'm actually watching this video on 2019

    • Pitaya4
      Pitaya4 Month ago

      When did ya get a 2019? Are they good? I am still rocking my third-quarter 2017 and it works just fine with TheXvid and some games.

  • MichaelEpicA
    MichaelEpicA 3 months ago +1

    I got a power outage while updating BIOS.

  • djocapn
    djocapn 5 months ago

    I wonder how much you could of saved with a generator ... battery backups are expensive and don't last long. Generators are comparatively cheap, and can last days if you have the fuel supply (especially if natural gas is available). All you need is a battery that will last long enough for the generator to warm up.

  • John Zing
    John Zing 5 months ago

    I really wanna see a PvP 1 v 1 knockout tournament with V.R all staff lose an' you'r out all with the latest and best headsets the industry has to offer with price and performance comparison.
    And build quality and full strip down.

  • Blackout
    Blackout 6 months ago

    This was on my youtube homepage

  • FNAF PLAYER
    FNAF PLAYER 6 months ago

    Power outage during homework why

  • Pasta Sarmonella E-Specialé

    Why am I imagining the first things Linus is saying as being lyrics going well with some country-like music?

  • Aurα вírdч
    Aurα вírdч 6 months ago +1

    In the server room should have a ac ventilating in there.

  • Jordan Picking
    Jordan Picking 6 months ago

    Watched this while my power was out. Found it very comforting. 😂

  • Pritpaul Dhesi
    Pritpaul Dhesi 7 months ago

    I live in vancouver surrey and i remeber this

  • Reece Arcinas
    Reece Arcinas 7 months ago

    Why is the server room still running

  • Tom Salisbury
    Tom Salisbury 7 months ago

    Bed Head linus

  • tomtaymccoll
    tomtaymccoll 8 months ago

    First 2019 comment haha

  • can we hit 50 subscribers with no video's

    Was anyone else hoping that Luke would have smacked his hand against the wall while he was playing that VR game? lol

  • littlewolf120
    littlewolf120 11 months ago +1

    Linus likely hasn't decided to buy a generator.... in case this happens again?

  • million dollar question uk
    million dollar question uk 11 months ago +1

    Dude I love your channel, I have ocd which makes me cringe,your place is messy! How do you find anything 😂

  • Andi H
    Andi H Year ago +2

    Working for Linus is not a job, its an adventure.

  • Austin Farley
    Austin Farley Year ago +1

    So... Why not get a generator?

  • Dave Zwerts
    Dave Zwerts Year ago

    Maybe you can better buy a generator ;-)

  • MrTsolar
    MrTsolar Year ago

    Our work UPS is a bit smaller than that, but powers a dozen network switches, 9 servers, phone system (including all desk phones), Wi-Fi, alarm and fire systems, a few lights, and 11 workstations. Estimated runtime, 32 minutes.

  • Christian Oshiro
    Christian Oshiro Year ago

    2:03 well security system is working sooooooooooooooooo dats good

  • Michael HTT
    Michael HTT Year ago

    wow Luke's parents are nice.

  • Moss M
    Moss M Year ago

    Could’ve used a powerwall

  • EnergyAddict
    EnergyAddict Year ago

    Dat hair tho😂👌

  • Tutorial Gaming
    Tutorial Gaming Year ago

    dont u all have a generator...

  • Brian Peterson
    Brian Peterson Year ago

    Solar cells and tesla battery storage.

  • Jumbomuffin13
    Jumbomuffin13 Year ago

    Are they really that desperate to edit..

  • Andrea R.
    Andrea R. Year ago

    I would have took the day off ang go play that ball game and call it a day heheh

  • Urban Kitsune
    Urban Kitsune Year ago

    Oh so *THATS* what the cases look like from the side lol

  • SirBeardy
    SirBeardy Year ago

    Don’t get a humongous battery get a gigantic Kohler diesel generator

  • Finn Beatty
    Finn Beatty Year ago

    I remember this power outage it took 4days

  • ThriftyDonut
    ThriftyDonut Year ago

    2013 Linus at 2:08, lol.

  • RafaelOmoriBr
    RafaelOmoriBr Year ago

    Why can not a server hibernate?

  • Andrés Matheo Ramírez Vergel

    putos niños rata

  • rassem trabelsi
    rassem trabelsi Year ago

    Human evolution : from library to a vr room

  • Ryan
    Ryan Year ago

    linus should get a couple of generators to power the building due to a power outage

  • Dhruv Goel
    Dhruv Goel Year ago

    Bro you are awesome

  • TheOtherSteel
    TheOtherSteel Year ago

    The English police has arrived! It's library, not libarry.

  • Xephros Games
    Xephros Games Year ago

    Get battery Back ups or a generator I have a UPS

  • Hull Pop
    Hull Pop Year ago

    Buy a generator or something

  • Nudgy
    Nudgy Year ago

    3:02 What are you going to do with out your shortcuts Taran?

  • danwat1234
    danwat1234 Year ago

    Does that huge UPS use lithium ion batteries I hope? Not old style sealed lead acid?

  • Deuce Hawke
    Deuce Hawke Year ago

    4:30 spot the tropper

  • weather12guy
    weather12guy Year ago

    is that an Eaton UPS?? lol .......

  • Joery M.
    Joery M. Year ago

    Why was everyone's hair messed up

  • Jason
    Jason Year ago

    Get a Diesel back up generator made by the likes of Rolls Royce or GE, the kind that are on oil platforms, nuclear plants etc.

  • harrison herring
    harrison herring Year ago

    you need a generator

  • ONNIT Portland
    ONNIT Portland Year ago +1

    They all look so hopeless and lost when the power was out.. Lmao. They'd go insane if the internet just stopped for good.

  • knid mils
    knid mils Year ago

    Why are even videos like this being shilled? christ.

  • TMKC
    TMKC Year ago

    Did anyone else notice that the computer they used for testing had no I/O Shield? xD

  • Unreliably Good
    Unreliably Good Year ago

    That battery is worth about 1 over 955 times it's weight in gold.

  • The EpicSlayer7 SSS

    La Crise du Verglas! when we had glaze or some thing for like 1 month and 2-3 weeks no power through all the province of N.B. i would of liked to have a room full of UPS instead of servers ;P (i don't have servers, i just mean having a server room but with JUST "UPS" ;P )

  • Note Hermelin139
    Note Hermelin139 Year ago

    thats the time Iove the German underground Wiering(everything: energy, ethernet and TV)

  • SaimonSSL
    SaimonSSL Year ago

    Linux you need a 17K natural gas power generator. Never worry about power again. Don't spend money on battery is just throwing money away.

  • MsJavaWolf
    MsJavaWolf Year ago

    Next week on LTT: how to install a nuclear powerplant.