Monthly Archive: May 2016

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OpenPHT 1.5.2 for Debian/sid

I have updated the openpht repository with builds of OpenPHT 1.5.2 for Debian/sid for both amd64 and i386 architecture. For those who have forgotten it, OpenPHT is the open source fork of Plex Home...

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Shotwell vs. digiKam

How to manage your photos? – That is probably the biggest question for anyone doing anything with a photo camera. As resolutions of cameras grow, the data we have to manage is ever growing....

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美味しいコーヒー豆

今日悲しい朝だった:うちの一番好きなコーヒー豆がなくなった。昔イタリアのトスカナのシエナ市に住んでいた時、できるだけ毎日このお店でコーヒーを飲んだ。コーヒーということは、日本で一番人気な「フィルターコーヒー」かアメリカン・コーヒーじゃなくて、ちゃんとしたエスプレッソ、カフェ・マキアート、朝食のためにカプチーノ。でも、やはり美味しいコーヒーの味を満々に楽しみたいとき、エスプレッソだった。 享年の12月シエナにいる間に、3キロを買って帰国したけど、今朝最後の粉を使ってコーヒーを作った。悲しい!!!この様な深くて、濃い味をなかなか見つけにくい。イタリアンローストのLavazzaなどのコーヒー粉は悪くないけど、やっぱりFiorellina, tu mi manchi!

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Foreigners in Japan are evil …

…at least what Tokyo Shinjuku ward belives. They have put out a very nice brochure about how to behave as a foreigner in Japan: English (local copy) and Japanese (local copy). Nothing in there...

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Gaming: The Room series

After having finished Monument Valley and some spin-offs, Google Play suggested me The Room series games (The Room, The Room II, Room III), classical puzzle games with a common theme – one needs to...

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Yubikey NEO

Two Factor authentication and general improvement of my security infrastructure was long on my todo list. Some month ago I finally purchased a Yubikey NEO from Yubico and try to consistently use it as...