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Monthly Archives: May 2007

>So, after all this travel I’m finally in Reykjavik. Great place, great views. Look!

There’s also a great art festival on…

>On my way to Iceland, stop-over at Copenhagen Airport. I could not resist a “dansk smørrebrød” and a pint…

>So, back in the old home town. Plenty of WiFi but almost all secured. Found a Cloud connection at Strandbaden. Great!

View from Strandbaden over Kattegatt

>Tonight, I’ll be sleeping with this contraption on my hand.

It’s a wrist-worn device from Nonin.
The reason for this is to check how well my CPAP therapy works, and if my parameters needs to be adjusted.

>Ian sent a very interesting link today about Microsoft Windows Vista and their DRM stuff.
If you’re a CREATIVE professional, Microsoft will more or less make sure that you can’t work. If you’re a sound artist or scientist using things like S/PDIF or optical audio i/o, Vista will disable your subsystems. Just think – you’ve invested thousands of euro in your studio, you get Vista, and nothing will ever work again.
So, apparently Microsoft does not want you to be creative. They only want you to be a consumer…