Technical Problem Caused 2012 Show to Execute in 15 Seconds

(From a report in UTSANDIEGO.COM by Jonathan Horn) A doubling of code commands in the Big Bay Boom fireworks computer system caused all of the show’s 7,000 fireworks to launch within 30 seconds. That’s according to a highly technical report  released Wednesday by Garden State Fireworks, the company that produced the show. The “Big Bay [...]

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Some Final Thoughts on the Big Bay Boom

- By Gus Giobbi – BlueSkyNews.com O.K. – I can’t help writing this. When I was 12 growing up in rural Pennsylvania, my uncle Clyde bought me a whole bunch of fireworks for the 4th of July (much to the consternation of my mother). It was an unbelievable collection of snakes, whirring spinners, cherry bombs, [...]

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