Auf Deutsch: zwei Vergleiche, 3 Links (und nachträglich: ein Video)

Auf Deutsch: zwei Vergleiche, 3 Links (und nachträglich: ein Video)

Zunächst einmal eine Definition, oder besser gesagt zwei, zum Thema Motorrad (man ahnte es vielleicht aufgrund des “featured images” hier): 1. Das ideale Revier für Motorräder sind Landstraßen. Heizen und Geradeausbrettern auf Dosenbahnen ist was was kurzfristig Spaß macht (und…

Under seventeen minutes

This week, Michael Dunlop rode the Isle of Man Snaefell Mountain Course in under 17 minutes, which makes it a new record, with him the record holder. Michael is the son of Robert and the nephew of Joey, and his…

Proud Zuleikha

Proud Zuleikha

Saturday was a great day for Zuleikha – she even wrote an own blog post about it. First thing in the morning was that Mitchie and Zuleikha went to a nearby pond again to see the goslings which are now…

Using (and trying) another motorcycle

Using (and trying) another motorcycle

Here in Germany, cars, motorcycles and so on have to get checked each two years. Normally I did this on Saturdays, but I don’t like the nearest service station that much, so this time I decided to have it done…

Using my motorcycle

Using my motorcycle

I showed you some black & white photos of my motorcycle lately, explaining what makes it so special. And since it has to go through its bi-annual inspection/surveillance this month, I decided to first use it a bit of course….

DB pop stats

This is interesting: Historical trend of relational DBMS popularity I assumed that the free databases would be strong, but that they’re on places 2 and 4 is astonishing. And look at the rise rate of MariaDB, which is more popular…

First short ride (for 2016)

Tho the prediction was rain, I took out my motorcycle today. Checked tyre pressure at a local gas station (so, not this one), and then went to Groß-Gerau, where Zuleikha goes to school and where the nearest Honda dealer is….

Preparations during Pentecost

I’m preparing things to get my motorcycle running – want to use it to go to work, plus I have to get it checked soon. First thing of course is to give it power: Charging a motorcycle battery After that…

Some photos I took since Friday

Some photos I took since Friday

Friday morning in the office. First way after starting my computer is to the coffee machine, where it always looks like this: Some things will never change… Before returning to our – or her – flat, Tuna likes to sit…

Ascension, and Father's Day

Ascension, and Father’s Day

Here in Germany, we celebrate Father’s Day each year on Ascension Day. You can read all about it if you follow the links, but I decided not to join a tour with friends, but to do something with my family…