Some thoughts on the Internet

Some thoughts on the Internet

It’s been more than three years since I last published anything about technology (it was a post where I expressed my distaste for Instagram on Android, a notion that

A view from above

A view from above

I recently went into the Styrian alps with my family and did some actual hiking. When I was younger, my father used to go hiking with me quite a bit.

One board to rule them all

One board to rule them all

Everybody’s waiting for the hoverboard from Back to the Future II to become a reality. Lexus, of all companies, has now revealed their prototype. It’s a complex thing,

Reviving the network

Reviving the network

Having decided to focus more on writing on my blogs again, I’m realising just how many I’ve created over the years (and subsequently neglected). Over the last two

Rediscovering blogging

Rediscovering blogging

I’ve been blogging for more than 15 years now, and even though there have been gaps in output (most notably the current one which is somewhere in the three

Bohemian Gravity

Bohemian Gravity

There are Bohemian Rhapsody covers and there are pretty fantastic Bohemian Rhapsody covers. Add this to the latter group.

How copyright destroys the bookmarket

How copyright destroys the bookmarket

Copyright, in essence, seems like a good thing. But when it comes to books, a new study shows that copyright seems to have drastically curbed availability of books authored during

COSMOS 2014

COSMOS 2014

I’m a fan of Carl Sagan’s Cosmos (who, in their right mind, isn’t?) so I’m both excited and a bit wary of the upcoming reboot of

Foodcamp 2013

Foodcamp 2013

After last year’s triumphant foodcamp, organisers Dani and Nina managed to step it up a notch again at this year’s event. At a splendid palais in the middle

Don't "accidentally" steal a song

Don't "accidentally" steal a song

So the Black Eyed Peas have always been one of the worst “borrowers” in the music industry, but now member Will.I.Am has taken the cake. He took background

Hoisin chicken

Hoisin chicken

It’s quick and delicious. Cut up three to four scallions and a few chicken breasts. Throw the white part of the scallions into a wok or a similar kind

Only God Forgives Trailer

Only God Forgives Trailer

So Nicolas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling are back at it. Here’s the red band trailer to Only God Forgives, slated to debut at Cannes this year. I have