dammIT

A rantbox

Sun 04 January 2009

ScheduleWorld just works

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

For years I've been wanting to synchronise my Sony Ericsson m600i smartphone with pc software. This would both provide a backup and a comfortable way of editing my agenda, contacts, todo's and whatmore, just like I did before with my Palm devices. I already had tried the Funambol SyncML software …

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Wed 31 December 2008

Youth and fireworks

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Is it just me or do those kids have too much to spend on fireworks? Of course they're free to spend their money on whatever they want, but to have more noise and light shows two days before it's actually the end of the year is a bit overdone in …

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Mon 29 December 2008

Same old weblog, different feel

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Fear not, this is still the dammIT you know, except that it looks a bit... new. I felt bored a bit and next thing I knew I had restyled it all ;) Kudos go to Bas for providing really useful feedback on colours, layouts and such and even designing the new …

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Sat 27 December 2008

On `irony'

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

A snippet from #xfce-debian on freenode:

Zhenech | HE: you missed the irony, I meant it as "it is great - you can vote FD" :)
aquatix | s/irony/sarcasm
Zhenech | ok :)
aquatix | lot of people use the word `irony' incorrectly ;)
Zhenech | actually my sister (13) asked me some days ago whats the …

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