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Sleeper trains


#climateaction #climateemergency #cologne #fridaysforfuture #travel

In the current climate (pun intended), traveling by train is the most ecological alternative. Austrian Railways have understood this and are offering sleeper trains from Germany to Austria. Leaving Cologne in the evening, you arrive at Vienna central station early in the morning, with a full day ahead for meetings or sightseeing. Swedish Railways have Continue reading Sleeper trains
Sleeper trains
 

Perseverance


#cologne #socialmedia

Space: The final frontier. These are the voyages of the Mars Rover Perseverance. Its two-year mission: To drill and search for signs of past microbial life. To boldly search where no one has searched before. Follow the launch and the full mission on Nasas Mars website here! And get a boarding pass. (Perseverance Boarding Pass, Continue reading Perseverance
Perseverance
 

Corona & Weight


#cologne #socialmedia

So far, knock on wood, I have been able to (almost) maintain my weight during the Corona pandemic. Although were not under lockdown anymore, I spend most of my days indoors at my desk theres no commute, no shopping, no going out to the cinema, no meeting with friends. The one app that helps Continue reading Corona & Weight
Corona & Weight
 

Coal


#climateaction #climateemergency #climatestrike #cologne #fridaysforfuture #politics

Our government recently passed a law that guarantees several large corporations, such as RWE and LEAG, the right to mine lignite until 2038. It also awards them huge compensation for shutting down money-losing plants. Theres no need for coal-firing plants to generate electricity its even not commercially viable anymore. Instead of protecting the environment Continue reading Coal
Coal
 

XFCE


#cologne #university

A couple of weeks ago, I built myself a second desktop workstation, based on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and the XFCE desktop environment. The workstation is fanless, with a low-power CPU. And fast! I am so happy with my new setups performance and usability; if it werent for Microsoft Office, Id switch for good. (Desktop, 7/13/20)
XFCE
 

Plausible Web Analytics


#cologne #socialmedia

I recently wrote a short paper on web analytics with Plausible for my university: Usefulness of open-source tools for web analytics in E-Marketing Plausible is a fairly new tool, its open-source and fully GDPR-compliant; it has a small, fast-loading script and does not need cookies. Highly recommended! (Screenshot, 6/20/20)
Plausible Web Analytics
 

Final act


#cologne #socialmedia

This weekend I was finally able to close the estate of my late parents and hand the keys of my childhood family home to the new owners. May it bring joy and happiness to them!
Final act
 

1000


#cologne #socialmedia #youtube

One goal of my New Years resolutions was to get to 1,000 posts on Instagram (and to 10,000 Tweets). I finally made it! The 1k post was quite fittingly for my all-time favorite singers, Adexe y Nau and their new single. 1,000 unique images and probably 10,000 hashtags. Ive also reached my tweeting goals; now Continue reading 1000
1000
 
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