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2019


Good DNS people live in remote places

·Amsterdam, NH·2 mins
DNS and domain registration services generally suck. GoDaddy people hunt elephants. Hover is okay, but has mediocre customer service (personal experience) and bad web interface (objective truth).

2018


Auto Emoción

·München, BY·4 mins
Most of you probably don’t know, but about 5 months ago, Karolina and I bought a beautiful, red, 2013 Seat Leon coupé.

2017


ECM is finally streaming, and I'm here to tell you what's good

·München, BY·7 mins
As some of you might have heard, the legendary Munich label ECM finally jumped on the streaming bandwagon. Yes, Manfred, I wholeheartedly agree that the beautiful music your label publishes demands to be listened on CDs and LPs, but these are harder and harder to take on a plane.

2016


Jazz Music in 2016

·München, BY·4 mins
2016 was, as The Verge put it, “a good year for weird jazz.”1 I’d go even further: both 2015 and 2016 show that jazz is an evolving genre, and that it became more exciting than ever before.

bora—an AWS Cloudformation wrapper

·München, BY·3 mins
Last weekend I spent some time working on a small project: bora.1 It’s a simple wrapper around AWS Cloudformation, so obviously everyone’s question is: why the hell would I want yet another Cloudformation wrapper?

“Between the world and me”

·München, BY·1 min
Here is what I would like for you to know: In America, it is traditional to destroy the black body—it is heritage.

iPhone 7 Plus and its Two Lenses

·München, BY·1 min
To some, Apple’s yesterday keynote wasn’t all that impressive. After all, the new iPhone 7 doesn’t look all that new, the new Apple Watch looks exactly like the old one, and minor improvements aside (water resistance, GPS for the watch, new processors), there wasn’t really anything impressive shown in San Francisco last night.

Hi, 🇺🇸

·München, BY·9 mins
(I’m biased towards everything American, so despite a relatively US-critical tone, you may be offended by this post if you’re too European.

Dehydration—a cautionary tale

·München, BY·3 mins
I’ve been riding bikes for a very long time, and although I’ve had breaks, I can safely say I’ve been riding bicycles throughout my whole life.