Archive for September, 2007

Carpe Diem!

Wednesday, September 26th, 2007

I talked to someone, who is just starting to discover the internet. And of course we started talking about all these nice “things” to store pictures, talk to people, etc.. But where do you find that? So here is a list to get you started - not only on the internet, but right in the middle of shiny, new web 2.0 world! (more…)

Before I enter the box

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

… this is what I see most of the days:

Walking towards the IFSC along the Liffey.

View from my window in the middle of the IFSC with the NCIris in the front (still don’t understand, why we have a flower in a high-security-cage in front of our college…).

It’s not a barrel, but still confined…

Monday, September 24th, 2007

For all my friends who wonder or forgot what writing-up means. I am hiding in this box I created, hoping to finish my thesis soon….

A very brief summary of what I’m writing about is this.

Combine education and a handful of people…

Monday, September 24th, 2007

and this is what you might get.

SUAS is looking for new volunteers. So if you are living in Ireland and you are interested in “helping individuals fulfill their potential and play meaningful roles in shaping our world”, this might be the place to look.

Help the world, help the world is another option. Their goal is to “to ensure people around the world can raise their standard of life by elevating their ability on the internet playing field”. They are looking for teachers and students alike - so if that is you, go and have a look.

My recommendation for your christmas shopping

Thursday, September 13th, 2007

I would buy one for all my friends - and one for me as well. If you ever want to explain wearable computing, HCI, etc. - this is THE example:

The Hug Shirt