X-Mas Project 2: Building a "FlieWaTuet" - Using Mignon :)
Warning!!! This has nothing to do with Scala or Software Engineering in general. Read at your own risk :). Ok, I admit it: This post is a little bit ... Read More
HTC One Mini ... does it make Sense?
Update 2004-04-02: The first nightlies for M4 got released on CyanogenMod. Testing now ... --- The short answer is: NO! At least not in my case ... Read More
FlightFest @ Gilt ... Location, Location, Location ...
Psssttt ... don't tell anybody, but ... at Gilt it is not always about work and writing great code. Sometimes we like to party. Especially when ... Read More
Getting GTD done - Thoughts and Tools
2013-08-19 Personal Management Tips & Tricks Thoughts
We all have a lot to do. Effective time/task management is essential. I’ve been using GTD (Getting Things Done) for a while now (a long while :)) and ... Read More
(Small) change to my social networking ...
First of all ... apologies!!! In the last 2 weeks my (private) tweeds (almost) completely died away. I was just madly busy with work :(. Going ... Read More
Adventure 2.0 - Building the Gilt Software Development Center in Dublin
2011-04-19 Personal Culture Innovation
A couple of weeks ago I got a call from the Gilt Groupe in NYC and they asked, if I would be interested in joining Gilt Groupe to build a software ... Read More
Cinema Screening in Aid of Haiti - Watching "The Commitments" (for a good cause)
Sometimes it is possible to combine something that is fun with something that is useful. I am happy to present such an opportunity, since my colleague ... Read More
Bierdeckel Economics vs. Armchair Economics - ... and what it got to do with Greece and Ireland
As most of you know, I am married to a greek woman and life in Ireland. Therefore the current economic crisis is omnipresent in my life. A couple of ... Read More
Greek Vacation - Food for thought
2010-02-17 Personal Culture Innovation
It is happening again :). I am in Greece ... on vacation. My wife has this unbelievable ability to find wonderful places for us to explore and ... Read More
Link of the Month - The best Zoom feature ever
The frontend for many mass-customization, product-configurators is based on Adobe Flash/Flex, but as we all know, a fool with a tool is still a ... ... Read More