Archive for the ‘Best Practice’ Category

Taking notes

06Dec08

Well I started taking notes “electronically” on my old Palm Pilot, sorry no, my old Handspring Visor deluxe.  I remember first thinking: “why do I need that memo button?”  But it has made sense since.  Under Lotus Domino / Notes one of my oldest databases still in use is a widely replicated personal Journal which […]


My very short-lived experience with Vista Business. This message has been written on Vista’s Notepad and will remain the only productive work ever produced using this system on my machine. OK I never planned to keep Vista.  But when speaking with Andy, he was impressed that with my 650 EUR Vista Business was included.  So […]


It worked a while, now tickerTXT.org refers to the stupid placeholder page at Gandi.net. It’s not all bad: http://www.tickertxt.org …works just fine.  Omitting the WWW just doesn’t.  I know, it’s not easy, our DNS management is with Gandi.net, not with Google, though Blogger offers that exact service (or better optional “tick”-selection), see here. So I’ll […]


What have startups, small independant remote offices, branches and even serious longer term projects in common?  A bunch of demanding people with a cause and often very diverse backgrounds and personal technologies.  Members are usually quite autonomous and very mobile.  They often don’t have offices, or if they have, not every member is their on […]