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National Day August 1st

Today is the Swiss national Day: But what exactly was on the first day of August?
This historical specific date marked the initial beginning of the Swiss
confederacy. Earler, namely in 1291, a significant event has been held at
that specific date that has been remembered with a national holiday until today.

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August 1, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Countries and their debts…

As you might already know, the world economy is very upset…
Bad messages every day about some country facing a complete
financial bankruptcy or at least payment difficulties and the cry
for help…

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July 28, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Google and Munich S-Bahn…

…how do they relate?
You may say: One can spot Munich from atop via Google Maps and try to find all S-Bahn
trainstations… True but as of today, another service from Deutsche Bahn has reached
internet era. Ever imagined to see where your suburb-train is currently and if it is delayed?

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July 27, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Cleanup on aisle 4…

…or when you notice that your blog is a total mess on mobile devices!
Yesterday I noticed that my blog is really heavy-loading on mobile devices so I decided
to do some overhaul on my blog and trimming all my posts into two-sectioned posts using
the “More…” tag! As you can see, the blog now loads ways faster and shows a short intro…

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July 23, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Interesting optical illusion

Our eyes are subject to optical illusions.
 
Nothing new as there are famous people like M.C.Escher who made impressive optical
illusions like the neverending waterfall or the endless steps.

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July 19, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Should one be worried about the Euro?

As you can see, the Euro is undergoing some loss of value compared to the Swiss Franc.
So is the Dollar and other currencies aswell.
But what makes the Swiss Franc so extremely strong compared to the other currencies?
Is it Switzerland with it’s well-known banks or some other factor?

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July 18, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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iPhone PWNED… again!

Again I had to wait for an application to finish maintenance on my workstation.
So I decided to play chess again. Funny to see, how the iPhone can loose at medium settings:
I think, the AI seems to be either very dumb (easy), not deep-analyzing (medium) or a real
pain in the a** when using a higher difficulty setting as it analyzes every move (hard).

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July 8, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Nokia still not with Steve on the run?

As today, Nokia seems to have decided to bring out another new cellphone that is not
yet using Windows Phone 7.
Instead, the N9, as Nokia calls it’s newest development, comes with MeeGo 1.2
(Codename Harmattan) and thus with an already known OS that has given life to the N900.

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June 21, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Houston… we’ve got a drunk

Usually concerts are something great one would be looking forward to go on.
Good music an adored singer cool light show good sound…
 
However it depends on whose concert you are.

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June 20, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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When you’re forced to wait…

…for your computer at work to reboot and install some software.
 
While waiting for my Computer at work to restart and doing some maintenance,
I decided to play a quick round of chess at medium setting. I did quite well…

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June 9, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Must be my lucky time…

…or how I got into a really annoying trip to munich again. Annoying because of the fact
that I had to deal with the bad reliability of the german railsystem… AGAIN!
And the other fact that I also left my cell phone in Bern made this an even more challenging
trip. How did my trip end up? Read the full story:

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June 6, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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What modern life brought us to!

later today I stumbled upon another, rather disgusting picture in our local newspaper.
I thought, what the heck is this??? And I decided to read the linked blog…
What I’ve seen there was really disgusting and I only thought: Hopefully they’re not going
to bring such food to Europe…

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June 1, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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April’s fool? Are we 2 months late?

Reading my favourite computer tech site today, I stumbled over a really interesting article
that made me also think about the current world situation.
As wars are currently striking on Libya, Syria and some other african countries, the
following linked article made me really thinking and also brought up some uncomfyness!

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June 1, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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My Toshiba Satellite 5200…

Believe it or not: Usually, Noteboos are supposed to be outlived by their data storages (HDD).
In my case the good old notebook (now 8 years old!) has outlived the second HDD!
Now installed WinXP new from scratch and typing this blog entry by now.
Sad but true that the f***ed HDD was a Samsung HDD which are usually known as being very

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May 24, 2011Netspark No Comments »
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Almost summer, lots of work…

…but still time to relax

Well… Currently sitting in Starbucks, enjoying a strawberry&cream FrappĂ© and thinking
about my vacation starting on friday…

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May 11, 2011Netspark 1 Comment »
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Happy 30th, fella!

Today a good friend of mine celebrates his 30th birthday and I am also invited.
Better start to get my luggage packed and prepare to get to Munich asap!
Stay tuned when I update this entry about how the party was!
*** Update on June, 8th, 2011 ***

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May 5, 2011Netspark 1 Comment »
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