dammIT

A rantbox



Wed 13 August 2008

Mario Kart

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

What does it tell me when I see a bump in the road and I want to whip up my controller so I get a speed boost? Especially when I remember I'm in my own car, not on a speedy Mach Bike...

Also, it's great fun trying to win from …

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Mon 11 August 2008

Embedded journalism

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Today in our coverage on the War on Logic: my home town. An important cross road is being revamped - which is good - but work on it has been going on for a while. Because it's the main connection to the highway it's always busy, especially during rush hour in the …

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Fri 08 August 2008

Linkage

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

I got a shady proposal from the webmaster of a gambling site, suggesting a deal to increase pagerank for us both. I wonder how many people will actually agree to do this...

From: "Chris R. Bershad  <webmaster@playershome.com>" <webmaster@playershome.com>>
To: Me
Subject: Freelance Link Developer
Date: Thu …

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Thu 31 July 2008

Warm day

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

OK, you can consider a day too hot when a visit to a nicely air conditioned hairdresser is preferred above sitting in your cave, slowly getting cooked.

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Fri 25 July 2008

Digital Archeology

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Yesterday a thought struck me again, and I decided to finally dive into my collection of old harddisks. I even found the archive with old Outlook Express .dbx files. Yes, there was a time I used windows and even that crappy e-mail client that shipped with it, as Thunderbird didn't …

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