Archive for the Lifestyle Category

Augmented Reality in Google Maps?

Very strange: In Google Street View, I encountered a scene that was obviously augmented reality. I could only get back

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Teufel One S: Große Enttäuschung, kein Chromecast

Nachdem ich vor längerer Zeit ein Raufeld One S gekauft habe, wollte ich mein Netzwerk durch ein weiteres Gerät ergänzen.

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Why does everybody want my phone number?!?

I understand that online services need to verify my identity. But if the service does not involve my phone, why

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Anti-Adblocker aushebeln

Interessanter Kommentar bei Heise: Durch ändern des User Agents kann man wohl viele Anti-Adblocker austricksen: > Fun fact. Spocki schrieb

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How the definition of hypertension changed over the years

I read before that the definition of "high blood pressure" has changed over time, and I finally wanted to find

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The power of routine: How geniuses use their time

Very cool diagram on how some geniuses, including Mozart, Kant or Franklin structured their days.

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Insane: mother jailed for letting 9-year old play alone

The Economist has a special on helicopter parents. Unbelievable: “In South Carolina this month Debra Harrell was jailed for letting

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#Chumby is back!

My Chumby was running on life support, ever since the company went bankrupt.  It’s now up and running again, thanks

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Support the #TrueCrypt fork (and download the uncrippled 7.1a)

TrueCrypt is shutting down. I strongly doubt that the official reason (loss of interest) is the true one.  Why release

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Programming for Kids – is Devoxx4Kids any good?

For a long time, we’ve been trying to recruit a talk about programming for kids for rheinjug – which has

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