The Evernote conundrum

The Evernote conundrum

It's the middle of July, and for everyone familiar with the progression of months, they'll be aware that August will follow suit. For me that means that my yearly Evernote

Open Club Sandwich

Open Club Sandwich

There is this place in Vienna called "Oben", which basically means "at the top". It actually is at the top of a building, namely the main building of the Viennese

Brined pork belly

Brined pork belly

To everyone who knows me a bit, the revelation that I'm partial to pork roasts will be no revelation at all. But, I adhere to a kind of roast that's

Do androids dream of video-frames?

Do androids dream of video-frames?

What happens when a machine learns to watch films? If you've ever wondered, you'll find this article fascinating. If you've never wondered, you'll find it interesting still.

New host, new platform and a whole lot of broken links

New host, new platform and a whole lot of broken links

The last half year or so I've slowly made my way into blogging again. One of my plans was to consolidate all the various blogs that I forked out of

Slimming down the domain-portfolio

Slimming down the domain-portfolio

Unrelated picture of sausagesIt’s 2016 and this is my first blog post of the year. I’m writing it on this blog that served me so well for almost

My best of everything in 2015

My best of everything in 2015

It’s been a while since I wrote end-of-year lists, but in light of my re-emergence on this very (digital) soil, I’ll give it a shot this year. I’

Of sausages, turkeys and trees

Of sausages, turkeys and trees

Assorted sweetstuffsBefore I started writing more again, the latest blogpost on here was one about Christmas. Short and quite to the point. Despite its almost three year tenure as this

The right way to drink tea

The right way to drink tea

According to venerated bard George Orwell, eleven factors determine the perfect cup of tea. My favourite is this one, not least because my family has been doing it the other

How to Twitterize your blog (again)

How to Twitterize your blog (again)

A train station in Upper Austria. It, too, would prefer to read interesting short stuff on blogs.One of the things that’s been irking me for the last couple

An ode to Pocket Casts

An ode to Pocket Casts

The web-version of Pocket Casts. It’s not free, but it’s great.I’ve been listening to podcasts, on and off, for the better part of ten years now

The demise of the add-on service

The demise of the add-on service

A screenshot of Carousel. Yes, I take pictures of food.A few days ago users of Mailbox and Carousel, two very different services, saw e-mails in their inbox telling them

Krampus and 994 posts

Krampus and 994 posts

Looking through my logs, I realized that some of the things I wrote on here many years ago still get quite some views. And sometimes it’s for the funnest

One list to rule them all

One list to rule them all

I have a thing for using apps that seemingly make my life easier, but which ultimately just take a large chunk out of my day. And I mean every day.

A rebuilt Wordpress.com

A rebuilt Wordpress.com

I’m a big fan of self-hosted software, testament to which is a project called Self-hosted web I started a few years ago. Admittedly, I haven’t reviewed a whole