The observer doesn't need to be conscious.
It's less mystic than even that AFAIK. I think the word 'observer' is misleading, and it's better to say some atoms (or photons) got in the way of some other atoms (or photons) and affected the result in an expected way. Right?
It'll be interesting to see what percentage of SpaceX's launches fail.
Instead of removing windows, it'd be better to make the windows bigger to bring about a sense of awe to passengers. Or is it better to take out any wonder or joy in life and replace it with mere functionality?
They'd be far better investing in and researching electric planes like what Elon Musk has spoken about.
Or.... you could be Edgy!! Yeah let's go with edgy...
I had more luck with the following:
http://speedof.me/ - HTML5 Internet speed test (no Flash or Java needed). It claims to be the "smartest and most accurate online bandwidth test".
http://testmy.net - Nice graph and intelligent picking of the size of the test file to download.