Category Archives: Living in the US, a European’s View

16 Years Old – Child or Adult?

Last night I saw a documentary on abcNews about Jeffrey Eppstein. Besides that he obviously was a quite disgusting man, a sex offender, and rightly sent to prison, the one hour long documentary raised some further thinking.

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Apple: About a new Design and Form and Function

Form Follows Function is one of the basics of better design. This was the way Steve Jobs convinced most intelligent people on this earth to use his products – for whose they never before even had a need of. Apple-CEO … Continue reading

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Sun ‘n Fun Preview 2012

Some impressions from the Sunday before Sun ‘n Fun started in 2012…

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10-05-2011 Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

In 2005, Steve Jobs gave the commencement address (Youtube Video) to the graduating students at Stanford in which he reflected on his life, career and mortality. …Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be … Continue reading

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Why Defying Gravity is Extinct. Alas!

A few years ago I talked to a high ranking NASA official and suggested they make/support another movie like Top Gun to enhance the general interest in Space and its exploration. While he did not show that he thought this … Continue reading

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Staying friends without threatening the good people

German Scientists have found a way to detect explosive substances under a combinatiion of infrared and laser light. If this knowledge would be used by security guys worldwide, it could stop threating the good people when carrying their harmless bottles … Continue reading

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