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Sun 05 February 2006

Public transport in Amsterdam: their computer systems

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Gotta love public transport running windows...

The contact-less system for checking in/out of the trams and subways. Out of order, as you can read. In French...

Out of order


The electronical ticket machine, for charging your chip based public transport pass:

Ticket machine


Same machine, close up [gotta love their internationalization]:

Out of order


Same machine, some …

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Tue 31 January 2006

Michiel v24

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

And that was my 24th year of making my way on this wicked piece of molten lava floating through vacuum. Of course the only "space" I'm really confident with is cyberspace, but that's where we have starship Earth for. On to the quarter of a century!

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Thu 26 January 2006

Thinking about buying a dual processor pc

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Puff-n-Stuff aka SithAdmin in #morphix at freenode.net told me he had a dual athlon mp2000+ motherboard with dualhead matrox g550 video card, power supply and 4GiB ram for a nice price. I was interested from the point he named the price and the shipping fee :) Also, instead of the …

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