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 1,269 times that day including 550 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2014_12_10_17:01:11.077 068.171.187.xxx Who-hoh! 2014_12_10_17:01:37.935 050.190.128.xxx 14 days until christmas! 2014_12_10_17:02:34.087 071.198.201.xxx yay 2014_12_10_17:03:49.795 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, but have you been naughty or nice?!? ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_17:04:36.020 086.146.152.xxx This is the coolest thing ever 2014_12_10_17:05:11.326 071.198.201.xxx I've been nice! _______ 2014_12_10_17:05:58.892 086.146.152.xxx ____________________________________________________________ 2014_12_10_17:06:16.337 071.198.201.xxx thatwas supposed tp be a happy face thing,but it turned out to be a straight li 2014_12_10_17:06:38.990 086.146.152.xxx oh :( 2014_12_10_17:09:23.293 050.038.100.xxx isn___t this your last year???? 2014_12_10_17:09:51.158 086.146.152.xxx its 12:08 here in uk but this website is keeping me awake 2014_12_10_17:10:26.625 050.190.128.xxx I should be studying but I'm kinda distracted by this website 2014_12_10_17:10:53.399 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Sorry I can't turn it on sooner - have to wait for it to get dark ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_17:11:44.945 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Wife on the way home - have to clear path to the garage! ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_17:12:51.225 086.146.152.xxx how have you been doing this for the past 10 years?? 2014_12_10_17:16:02.065 086.146.152.xxx HULK Smash 2014_12_10_17:23:29.005 086.146.152.xxx C'mon Alek 2014_12_10_17:28:00.059 086.146.152.xxx how have you been doing this for the past 10 years?? 2014_12_10_17:29:16.608 050.190.128.xxx are you more excited for christmas eve or day? 2014_12_10_17:30:07.451 086.146.152.xxx Eve as you get to have a xmas party, 2014_12_10_17:31:23.721 086.146.152.xxx Goodnight Alek, thanks for allowing me to mess with the decorations (10 IM's so far today) 2014_12_10_17:32:12.169 086.146.152.xxx lights (11) 2014_12_10_17:52:12.286 050.190.128.xxx have you ever had a decoration stolen in the past years? 2014_12_10_18:17:19.956 068.106.030.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ 2014_12_10_18:24:06.018 162.196.198.xxx Happy Birthday Timea, in McDonough, Georgia 2014_12_10_18:57:32.595 099.192.121.xxx Thank you, you will be missed. 2014_12_10_19:45:03.039 073.002.203.xxx Hi All 2014_12_10_19:46:58.825 073.002.203.xxx 123 2014_12_10_19:49:15.509 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** 456 ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_19:50:26.120 068.150.161.xxx 789 2014_12_10_20:00:39.736 068.150.161.xxx Nee, small crowd tonight 2014_12_10_20:01:59.659 068.150.161.xxx You all need to be more active 2014_12_10_20:21:25.570 190.175.043.xxx hello from argentina! 2014_12_10_20:33:35.323 068.150.161.xxx West of the Sun 2014_12_10_20:35:57.167 069.181.087.xxx Thanks for the wonderful holiday display! 2014_12_10_20:37:10.044 069.181.087.xxx Pete loves this! 2014_12_10_20:37:55.236 068.150.161.xxx Pete, you love it 2014_12_10_20:45:46.738 068.150.161.xxx hey Alek. Nice night... 2014_12_10_20:46:47.534 050.150.020.xxx Alek, thanks for the past 15? years 2014_12_10_20:48:25.903 174.098.149.xxx Alex thanks for the lights... You make my child's life much happier! 2014_12_10_20:49:13.080 068.150.161.xxx Alek, you should do re-runs like on TV 2014_12_10_20:49:44.520 108.036.128.xxx Maybe some Youtube videos in real time? 2014_12_10_20:50:54.005 068.150.161.xxx Would be fun 2014_12_10_20:52:04.888 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Check out the Christmas Videos webpage - lots of stuff there! ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_20:53:54.348 068.150.161.xxx you should make a "best of" video for these lights 2014_12_10_20:56:50.122 108.036.128.xxx I really like the smiley faces in the "Ho Ho" 2014_12_10_20:59:12.462 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Smiles Faces are new this year ... HO-HO-HO! ***ALEK*** 2014_12_10_20:59:53.620 108.036.128.xxx They're cute! I like when you did big lawn light drawings. 2014_12_10_21:01:10.365 108.036.128.xxx Reminded me of Lite Brite. 2014_12_10_21:13:17.191 162.193.150.xxx Your display will be greatly missed next year 2014_12_10_21:35:28.087 099.090.079.xxx qq why you stop lights i cri evrytim 2014_12_10_21:37:21.234 099.090.079.xxx eyy matee dont stop i can fund u 2014_12_10_21:38:28.958 099.090.079.xxx i have millions of dollors1111 i can fund you howmuch 2014_12_10_21:39:24.700 099.090.079.xxx dont stop pl0x ill cri irl 2014_12_10_21:41:20.545 065.091.007.xxx yeah pls dont stop