Applications: when numbers touch the ridiculous

Funny. Big phone manufacturers are constantly shooting data around to prove how big, good; tough, thought leading and amazing they are. Nothing against that, of course… but it is pretty mind-blowing how much irrelevant data is used in trying to prove the case… Allow me to pick one: number of applications available for the platform… …

The new magazine is digital

I am a nostalgic guy. I love the smell of old books. The unforgettable feeling of leather bound poems. The unique aged look of old, forgotten wisdom. I can be found every free moment in my Corbusier long chair fiddling with one of the books of my most precious prize: my library. And still, I …

Steve Jobs and my mom…

Mom tried to raise me to be an honorable citizen. Thinking of it: so did dad. Greet people. Thank them. Speak with two words. Be helpful. Pay for things you need. Get older ladies safely across busy streets. Honestly, they succeeded quiet well.  I was managing reasonably good, trying to be mister almost perfect. And …

An iPad after all?

One of the great things about the weekends is that I can cuddle in my favorite Corbusier long chair, with something mighty nice to drink,  John Coltrane’s melancholic saxophone through my Sony acoustic system…and something to read. While I spend my evenings and nights devouring novels and romans, my weekends are for catching up on …

Will it Blend?

Sometimes, I just like it when it gets a bit mesjogge ;-). The dudes and hipsters of Blendtec always crack me up. Blendtec makes high end food blenders (they come at a price :-)). No better way to test it than trying to blend…. Well… about everything. Here is the blender test for the shiny …