Trying to adjust my view of the world.

(c) By Hartmann Schedel [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons The world used to be flat. Then they made it round, people got over it. The sun used to revolve around the earth, now it’s the other way around. People got over it. Now it seems it’s time for me to change my view of the…

TIY (Try It Yourself) week.

Try It Yourself Package Before After (floorboards removed, unfortunately that will not be possible everywhere), paint still drying. When I moved into the Amsterdam Apartment I had to choose, get all the paintwork done before laying the floor, or laying the floor so I could move in (there was a bit of a time constraint).…

Seriously?

(c) Nu.nl I doubt that any country that knows it’s okay needs to resort to practices like this. Let’s pay an army of students to tweet about how wonderfully peaceful we are and what we are doing is alright and bears no resemblance with what people once did to us which we are still holding…

Losing my religion

(c) IBM, source. I used to be a believer! I put so much faith and trust into it, and that only makes it worse. I really LOVE technology. But lately things aren’t fairing so well on the technology front. Specifically almost everything network related. When I’m at our other place the iMac at the other…

iOS 7 Beta 4!

(c) Apple, Inc. This post was supposed to have gone up about a week ago… oops. I was looking forward to a new beta as I’m using it on my normal phone, which is not advised! Beta means “Bad things may happen”. But I like trying out new stuff and by now, after about 5…