This week I’ve started running/jogging, and I’m using RunKeeper on my iPhone to track my progress.
RunKeeper stores all the GPS data from your runs. This data is displayed per run, including a nice map of your route. Most important data can be reached throught the web interface, things like pace (min/km or min/mile) [...]
A couple of months ago I was in the Eifel area in Germany. Surrounded by forests and hills, completely dark, I looked up to the sky and the view was amazing. The milky way was stunning, and there were so incredibly many stars…
That is when I decided: I want a telescope!
Sky-Watcher Heritage [...]
I’ve had a lot of colleagues in my career, some good, some bad, some absolutely fantastic. In this post I’ll go into some of the common traits that make them fantastic:
Be inquisitive Share answers Community awareness Programmers pride Embrace laziness Spatial visualization 1: Be inquisitive
Always be inquisitive, if you encounter a problem the [...]
Last week a manager went to an artist for a new painting in his living room:
M: “Hello Mr Artist. I’d like a painting from you”
A: “Hi Mr Manager, what kind of painting do you want?”
M: “It needs to be 100 cm by 50 cm, for in my living room”
As promised, here is my write-up for Devoxx 2013, the best Java conference in the world (maybe on par with JavaOne).
Having work to do I arrived tuesday evening, day zero.
For the second year in a row there was no line at all picking up the awesome wristband with [...]