The Christmas Lights Webcam allows Internet surfers to send "Instant Messages via webcam" which are displayed real-time in Santa's Workshop.In addition, web surfers are controlling the lights & inflatables - i.e. turning them on and off via X10 controls - which they did 6,528 times that day including 3,383 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2009_12_05_16:25:54.437 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Starting to get dark outside, so lets turn everything on a bit early! ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_16:26:43.440 086.157.242.xxx Hey from jack and steve! 2009_12_05_16:27:15.019 099.029.031.xxx lek, is a nerd 2009_12_05_16:27:18.711 086.157.242.xxx thanks for switching on early Alek! :) 2009_12_05_16:27:37.686 099.029.031.xxx Alek is a nerd 2009_12_05_16:27:54.677 090.202.172.xxx LOL 2009_12_05_16:28:18.049 099.029.031.xxx he's a computer egneer and all, sothat makes him a nerd 2009_12_05_16:28:43.105 089.024.240.xxx Great job! 2009_12_05_16:28:53.782 090.202.172.xxx thats cool thought ir helps 2009_12_05_16:30:27.882 068.057.099.xxx man who ever called him a nerd why are you on this eb site then 2009_12_05_16:31:24.271 068.057.099.xxx alek's your actully cool 2009_12_05_16:31:43.219 090.202.172.xxx i bet the person who called alec a nerd could not do this 2009_12_05_16:31:48.133 086.157.242.xxx can you gives us a wave please alek? 2009_12_05_16:33:43.306 090.202.172.xxx hello from nikhil in windsor 2009_12_05_16:34:53.374 096.039.160.xxx Hulk rules! 2009_12_05_16:36:39.119 090.202.172.xxx can he see us hello guy on the computer 2009_12_05_16:38:30.327 075.016.231.xxx Hello from Santa Claus, Indiana 2009_12_05_16:38:31.696 079.076.236.xxx Hi, everyone check my christmas blog petehelmore.co.uk 2009_12_05_16:38:53.470 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Hello people on the Internet ... although I can not see you! ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_16:39:00.351 075.016.231.xxx hello from Santa Claus, Indiana 2009_12_05_16:40:22.593 090.215.069.xxx hi alek wave please Luc Aged 13 2009_12_05_16:41:10.262 090.215.069.xxx thanks 2009_12_05_16:41:27.613 079.076.236.xxx check me website LINK DELETED 2009_12_05_16:41:55.391 079.076.236.xxx needtechhelp.co.uk 2009_12_05_16:42:18.712 090.215.069.xxx Im trying to do thist at LINK DELETED 2009_12_05_16:42:43.901 090.215.069.xxx Im trying to do thist at lucmathlin.getmyip.co.uk 2009_12_05_16:43:04.487 090.202.172.xxx nikh 2009_12_05_16:43:13.703 090.215.069.xxx Im trying to do thist at lucmathlin.getmyip. com 2009_12_05_16:45:11.363 079.076.236.xxx petehelmore.co.uk would be great to check it out 2009_12_05_16:46:19.699 188.221.197.xxx hello :) 2009_12_05_16:46:50.585 090.215.069.xxx Im trying to do thist at lucmathlin.getmyip. com 2009_12_05_16:47:06.879 079.076.236.xxx stop doing links 2009_12_05_16:47:11.897 188.221.197.xxx i love jonathan green :) 2009_12_05_16:48:05.931 092.029.017.xxx Youtube MONKxProductions 2009_12_05_16:48:41.676 070.152.225.xxx LOVE 2009_12_05_16:49:58.406 090.202.172.xxx lol niks 2009_12_05_16:50:06.961 068.057.099.xxx 1 is off line agian 2009_12_05_16:51:40.098 090.202.172.xxx ITS OF LINE 2009_12_05_16:53:29.146 207.005.154.xxx its back :) 2009_12_05_16:54:21.263 131.204.254.xxx juan 2009_12_05_16:55:12.341 068.200.235.xxx HI FROM DUNEDIN FLORIDA 2009_12_05_16:55:32.165 131.204.254.xxx quintavious 2009_12_05_16:55:56.153 074.130.204.xxx john was here 2009_12_05_16:58:41.708 090.202.172.xxx it gets dark there quick 2009_12_05_16:58:42.416 082.042.109.xxx and here too snap 2009_12_05_16:59:36.339 074.130.204.xxx john was here 2009_12_05_17:01:43.695 078.033.055.xxx this is God 2009_12_05_17:01:56.841 090.215.069.xxx what zone is ON and OFF on 2009_12_05_17:04:41.659 090.215.069.xxx turn all lights off now 2009_12_05_17:05:23.821 090.215.069.xxx turn all lights on now 2009_12_05_17:07:49.531 090.215.069.xxx turn all lights off now (10 IM's so far today) 2009_12_05_17:08:19.874 090.215.069.xxx Im trying to do thist at lucmathlin.getmyip. com (11) 2009_12_05_17:08:30.037 067.048.023.xxx Merry Christmas Alek 2009_12_05_17:09:25.852 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (12) 2009_12_05_17:10:13.015 067.048.023.xxx how is everyone 2009_12_05_17:10:21.093 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (13) 2009_12_05_17:11:06.077 173.022.030.xxx Hello from iowa! 2009_12_05_17:11:16.770 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (14) 2009_12_05_17:11:48.117 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Unplugging Big Santa since wife will be driving home shortly ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_17:14:33.756 173.022.030.xxx heck yea 2009_12_05_17:14:48.622 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (15) 2009_12_05_17:14:58.261 173.022.030.xxx this site rocks 2009_12_05_17:15:43.473 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (16) 2009_12_05_17:16:41.469 173.022.030.xxx no he cant stop asking 2009_12_05_17:16:53.194 090.215.069.xxx Alek can you put a wave sign up in your office (17) 2009_12_05_17:17:01.545 098.230.232.xxx cams are a bit blurry! 2009_12_05_17:17:05.058 173.022.030.xxx no 2009_12_05_17:17:18.555 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Ditto what 173 said - it's annoying to keep repeating yourself ... ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_17:17:23.186 090.215.069.xxx cam 1 is down (18) 2009_12_05_17:17:42.558 173.022.030.xxx thankyou guy that agreed with me 2009_12_05_17:18:25.195 090.215.069.xxx CAM 1 IS DOWN (19) 2009_12_05_17:19:12.837 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, the cold weather seems to be messing with the 802.11 wireless signal ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_17:21:30.224 071.072.039.xxx Well goes w/the season ya know Alek.? L00L 2009_12_05_17:21:31.124 078.145.054.xxx alek, why is cam one off ? 2009_12_05_17:22:16.523 024.092.037.xxx cool stuff!!! merry Christmas! 2009_12_05_17:25:39.804 099.139.255.xxx Who Pays the Electric Bills? 2009_12_05_17:33:18.913 024.092.037.xxx cam 1 froze here 2009_12_05_17:35:14.616 024.092.037.xxx E.J. says Merry Christmas 2009_12_05_17:35:46.971 096.235.227.xxx Merry Christmas! 2009_12_05_17:36:30.107 024.092.037.xxx My boy E.J. (4) is watching the lights, he loves it! 2009_12_05_17:38:33.313 075.079.041.xxx Hi Alek - from Barb & Karl 2009_12_05_17:39:17.625 090.215.069.xxx CAM 1 IS STILL DOWN (20 IM's so far today) 2009_12_05_17:41:12.727 024.092.037.xxx he is moving large santa I think... 2009_12_05_17:41:58.633 024.092.037.xxx 1 back up 2009_12_05_17:45:35.517 074.083.117.xxx God Bless us - everyone! 2009_12_05_17:46:30.444 074.083.117.xxx Very nice display and innovative controls. I hope you raise a lot of money. 2009_12_05_17:54:51.846 069.000.026.xxx hey from CT 2009_12_05_17:57:00.296 066.071.035.xxx Hi from PA 2009_12_05_17:58:31.817 067.197.159.xxx good evening santa!! 2009_12_05_17:58:59.826 067.197.159.xxx wow this is cool!! 2009_12_05_18:01:03.834 069.000.026.xxx hahahahaha 2009_12_05_18:01:26.867 070.230.196.xxx Hi from Santee, Ca 2009_12_05_18:03:37.642 156.034.243.xxx don't bother turning things off 2009_12_05_18:06:02.064 069.000.026.xxx no 2009_12_05_18:10:27.775 156.034.243.xxx oh hello 2009_12_05_18:15:32.895 068.194.244.xxx Alek what happened to your new computer screen 2009_12_05_18:15:51.761 076.020.090.xxx Looks great Alek 2009_12_05_18:17:52.331 068.194.244.xxx Is zone one working for you guys???? 2009_12_05_18:20:25.585 156.034.243.xxx yes 2009_12_05_18:21:57.437 156.034.243.xxx Santa sez: deflaters get no presents 2009_12_05_18:27:41.840 076.004.249.xxx hi from las vegs - cj 2009_12_05_18:30:22.277 156.034.243.xxx hi cj 2009_12_05_18:34:06.459 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Ooops - zone #1 and #2 are flipped above the garage - will fix tomorrow ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_18:39:29.862 074.071.063.xxx hello people who r in liverpool ny should go to lights on the lake ant type bac 2009_12_05_18:40:07.314 086.160.091.xxx hello uk! 2009_12_05_18:41:26.615 074.071.063.xxx hello liverpool ny 2009_12_05_18:42:22.020 074.071.063.xxx hey alek type back 2009_12_05_18:43:50.907 074.071.063.xxx hello ware r u people 2009_12_05_18:46:49.919 068.115.025.xxx i turn everything on :) 2009_12_05_18:50:21.155 074.071.063.xxx hello to the uk from liverpool ny 2009_12_05_18:51:39.155 065.004.093.xxx Hey Sallie 2009_12_05_18:52:34.021 065.004.093.xxx Hey Carson 2009_12_05_18:52:35.278 074.071.063.xxx who has ben to lights on the lake and how is it 2009_12_05_18:53:25.032 065.004.093.xxx hey carson, I love you 2009_12_05_18:54:13.866 072.242.083.xxx woooohooooooo 2009_12_05_18:54:56.932 072.242.083.xxx Merry Christmas Jaimee 2009_12_05_18:57:04.013 072.242.083.xxx Merry Christmas Alek! 2009_12_05_18:57:53.896 070.230.196.xxx hello 2009_12_05_18:59:06.384 070.230.196.xxx hi cassie 2009_12_05_19:00:37.702 087.102.042.xxx It's 2am in England!!! Yawn! 2009_12_05_19:01:20.035 156.034.243.xxx And tell me that u love me 2009_12_05_19:05:07.589 024.098.249.xxx Merry Christmas from Forest Park, GA 2009_12_05_19:07:20.177 069.180.210.xxx Merry Christmas from Tennessee! 2009_12_05_19:09:15.859 207.180.182.xxx Hello from John Isaac and Luke! 2009_12_05_19:10:32.844 071.072.039.xxx Seasons Greetings to all.! - Terry in Ohio 2009_12_05_19:14:41.293 071.245.036.xxx hello from castanea pa 2009_12_05_19:18:49.828 098.219.075.xxx Greets from West Palm Beach, FL 2009_12_05_19:21:32.871 066.024.249.xxx Is that computer in a garage or what? 2009_12_05_19:21:46.192 098.219.075.xxx Chocolate egg nog FTW 2009_12_05_19:25:16.065 068.194.244.xxx inapropriate 173.027.088 2009_12_05_19:33:34.358 099.059.222.xxx WOLFRAMLIGHTS.NET 2009_12_05_19:34:04.422 099.059.222.xxx wolframlights.net 2009_12_05_19:44:02.623 173.216.030.xxx merry christmas 2009_12_05_19:45:06.917 173.216.030.xxx I love your site 2009_12_05_19:47:12.073 099.195.113.xxx i live next door 2009_12_05_19:47:49.569 071.081.244.xxx weird 2009_12_05_19:47:51.105 173.216.030.xxx I wish I lived next door or even in the same town 2009_12_05_19:48:15.074 099.195.113.xxx weird 2009_12_05_19:49:07.897 173.216.030.xxx what state is everyone from I'm in Arkansas 2009_12_05_19:53:41.839 173.216.030.xxx I learned of this site from LINK DELETED go check it out 2009_12_05_19:54:42.633 173.216.030.xxx I learned of this site from my raido sation in Arkansas 2009_12_05_19:58:13.980 098.157.197.xxx awesome site 2009_12_05_19:58:46.284 074.193.222.xxx I see your website is still using the cursors i did for you a while ago alex gr 2009_12_05_20:00:03.558 074.193.222.xxx looking good as always alex 2009_12_05_20:13:38.832 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Cursor works great - thanks! ***ALEK*** 2009_12_05_20:22:12.772 071.253.193.xxx go to fancyshowproductions dot com 2009_12_05_20:26:12.668 076.126.153.xxx HIIIIII DFMASTER99 ROX! 2009_12_05_20:26:30.862 065.008.147.xxx no obama 2009_12_05_20:28:30.840 076.126.153.xxx FROSTYS ALL "OWWW MY SPINE" 2009_12_05_20:29:00.370 076.126.153.xxx poooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 2009_12_05_20:30:28.353 076.126.153.xxx hi dude 2009_12_05_20:30:52.104 076.126.153.xxx hi 2009_12_05_20:38:58.400 069.070.104.xxx hello 2009_12_05_20:42:54.748 071.041.126.xxx Yipp** 2009_12_05_20:43:26.057 076.004.249.xxx woot 2009_12_05_20:43:50.371 209.074.230.xxx HOWDY AGAIN FROM NEBRASKA!! 2009_12_05_20:46:28.375 068.199.172.xxx Connecticut here, awesome 2009_12_05_20:55:26.475 068.009.089.xxx i also live in Connecticut 2009_12_05_20:59:27.858 024.113.065.xxx greetings from Burley WA 2009_12_05_20:59:34.567 068.009.089.xxx I like it dark 2009_12_05_21:04:33.690 208.111.223.xxx Kilroy was here 2009_12_05_21:07:38.226 216.222.234.xxx Hey! Turn all lights off! 2009_12_05_21:09:10.735 216.222.234.xxx Some loser is turning them on...screw you 2009_12_05_21:12:05.026 071.058.144.xxx Merry Christmas! 2009_12_05_21:14:09.295 068.100.217.xxx Merry Christmas from Burke, Virginia! 2009_12_05_21:16:55.492 068.100.217.xxx ______/___3rry (hr157m45 ___337 F7W! 2009_12_05_21:17:57.115 071.114.160.xxx Merry X- Mas to all! 2009_12_05_21:18:29.091 071.114.160.xxx This is woody 2009_12_05_21:20:10.205 071.114.160.xxx Have a fun and safe x-mas all 2009_12_05_21:22:20.432 071.245.149.xxx Hi there...Christmas is coming!!! 2009_12_05_21:26:43.869 069.000.026.xxx Hi Alek 2009_12_05_21:32:25.104 069.000.026.xxx Alek something is wrong with camera 1 2009_12_05_21:32:42.511 068.100.217.xxx congrats to UT for winning the Big-12 2009_12_05_21:36:15.698 071.072.039.xxx WHHHOOOOOOOOOA.!!! UT.!! 2009_12_05_21:38:27.232 071.072.039.xxx Congrats to Georgia Tech that just won.! ACC 2009_12_05_21:41:10.640 099.188.039.xxx Hello Chris 2009_12_05_21:44:40.128 099.188.039.xxx hahaha!! ____________ 2009_12_05_21:44:43.872 068.194.244.xxx Alek what happened to your new monitor in the office 2009_12_05_21:45:27.449 065.032.203.xxx Hello 2009_12_05_21:57:45.736 068.194.244.xxx LIGHTS OFF IN 3 MINUTES!! ENJOY!!! 2009_12_05_21:58:17.273 069.000.026.xxx everybody stop turning the lights off. 2009_12_05_21:58:39.818 074.195.111.xxx nooooooooooooooooo ill turn them off before i go to bed :)