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Classic launch in 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...
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Niklas Heidloff: Changes
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Lumia Denim starts rolling out in Europe
Thu, Dec 18th 2014 2:20p   Volker Weber
1020 O2 is avaiable, 1020 country variant not. It always amazes me how a country variant can be behind an operator version. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Le calendrier 2015 d'Aubade est arrivé
Thu, Dec 18th 2014 2:00p   Volker Weber
More > [Thanks, Boudewijn.]... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Classic Voucher
Wed, Dec 17th 2014 12:30p   Volker Weber
Wer will einen BlackBerry Classic kaufen? Kostet mit diesem Voucher 75 Euro weniger.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Classic launch in 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...
Wed, Dec 17th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Heute ist ein wichtiger Tag für BlackBerry. In Singapore, Frankfurt und New York wird der Classic vorgestellt. So langweilig das Gerät beim ersten Blick auf die technischen Daten erscheint, so wichtig ist es für die Zukunft von BlackBerry. Der Classic baut eine Brücke zwischen der alten Plattform, immer noch... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Bob Hoover Accepts Wright Trophy
Tue, Dec 16th 2014 12:20p   Volker Weber
The 2014 Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy was awarded to air-show legend Robert L. Hoover during a ceremonial dinner in Washington, D.C., last Friday. ... Hoover, at age 92, has been at the forefront of the aviation world long enough to have met Orville Wright, Charles Lindbergh, James Doolittle, Neil... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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iPhone Case
Tue, Dec 16th 2014 5:03a   Volker Weber
Das iPhone 6+ ist praktisch an mir angewachsen. Meistbenutztes Gerät seit langen. Am liebsten ohne Hülle, aber es ist doch arg flitschig. Und deshalb habe ich bereits ein Apple-Case in rot verschlissen. Damit konnte man sich nicht mehr sehen lassen. Nun setze ich auf braun und glaube, dass das... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: apple iphone
109


Logitech Keys-To-Go
Tue, Dec 16th 2014 4:53a   Volker Weber
Ich habe ein Problem mit den iPad-Tastaturcovern. Das iPad wechselt zu häufig seine Dimension. Da ich immer wieder neue Testgeräte bekomme, passt nach kurzer Zeit die Tastatur nicht mehr zum Gerät. Nun habe ich mich für eine universelle Tastatur von Logitech interessiert. Leicht, gegen Staub und Flüssigleiten geschützt, abwaschbar.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Steve Litchfield: the age of Nokia imaging supremacy is over
Tue, Dec 16th 2014 3:03a   Volker Weber
The tipping point was 2013's Samsung Galaxy S4 (a device I still own and is part of my day to day work cycle), one of the best cameras ever to be put into a non-Nokia phone - I threw it into a big shootout with the Nokia 808 PureView and... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Microsoft Gestures Beta
Mon, Dec 15th 2014 11:20a   Volker Weber
Our first release will enable you to control calls and silence your phone conveniently. You can: - Answer a call by picking up your phone and putting it to you ear - Mute your mic during a call by placing the phone on a flat surface with the display facing... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft
132


Mehdorn Triple
Mon, Dec 15th 2014 7:20a   Volker Weber
Die Erfolgsserie setzt sich fort: Keine Bahn privatisieren Keine Airline sanieren Keinen Flughafen eröffnen Was nun? Keinen Bahnhof tieferlegen? Keine Philharmonie fertigstellen?... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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500 miles in 50 days
Sun, Dec 14th 2014 11:40a   Volker Weber
It's now been seven weeks in a row that I walked more than 100 km a week. The record was set two weeks ago with 150 km in seven days. Over those seven weeks (and an additional sunday) I have now completed more than 805, almost exactly 500 miles.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Idiotentest für Journalisten fordert die ersten Opfer
Sun, Dec 14th 2014 3:30a   Volker Weber
Garms ist somit die erste, die mit Pauken und Trompeten durch den Idiotentest gerasselt ist. Ihre niedrigen Instinkte und ihr Hang, Männer als eine homogene Gruppe zu verunglimpfen, sind ihr zum Verhängnis geworden, ebenso wie ihre Gewohnheit, Pressemeldungen einfach abzukupfern und als Eigenleistung auszugeben. Dem British Medical Journal, so muss man... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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IBM publishes Design Language
Sun, Dec 14th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
IBM Design, over a year ago, created the IBM Design Language, which we first made available to IBMers. Throughout the year, we updated the language based on contributions from our global community. Now, we make the IBM Design Language available to the world. IBM Verse is an example for... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm community
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Migrating data from Nokia to HERE
Sat, Dec 13th 2014 9:30a   Volker Weber
I have been using Maps and Drive+ for quite a while on Lumia Phones and before that on Symbian. It's my favorite navigation tool and it often provides better guidance than in-car navigation units. Now it's also available on Android and will come to iOS. When I installed the... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:




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Beyoncé :: Yours And Mine
Fri, Dec 12th 2014 2:03p   Volker Weber
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You are faking it. And I know you do.
Fri, Dec 12th 2014 1:50p   Volker Weber
Social douchebag in five easy steps: Upload your CRM database to LinkedIn. Accumulate 165 gazillion LinkedIns. Download them into your address book. Upload your address book to Humin. Piss off everybody. Easy, isn't it? [Yes, I did proceed]... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: database linkedin
260


The New Microsoft
Fri, Dec 12th 2014 5:40a   Volker Weber
So far the new Microsoft is great: open source .net, support for Bitcoin, Office on iOS. Looking forward to new era.— Chris Dixon (@cdixon) December 11, 2014 I agree. However, the Old Microsoft has a huge legacy: Windows. And does New Microsoft really need to win with devices? I would... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft office
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Zscaler Research :: Trojanized and Pirated Assassins Creed app
Fri, Dec 12th 2014 5:30a   Volker Weber
During our daily research, we recently came across Android malware disguising itself as an Assassins Creed app, which is a popular paid gaming application. The malware in question will install a pirated version of the Assassins Creed game that functions normally, making end user oblivious to the malicious activities it performs in... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: application
193


Margaret Hamilton, lead software engineer, Project Apollo
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 4:30p   Volker Weber
In the photo above, she is standing in front of the printouts of the code for the Apollo guidance system, a lot of which she wrote and which she oversaw. She was all of 31 when the Apollo 11 lunar module landed on the moon, running her code. A lovely... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Luftschlösser
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 4:10p   Volker Weber
'Das ist ein großer Schritt für iPhone und iPad im Unternehmen und wir sind sehr gespannt, wie Organisationen in Zukunft die Möglichkeiten der iOS-Geräte nutzen werden', so Philip Schiller, Apples Senior Vice President Worldwide Marketing. 'Die Geschäftswelt ist mobil geworden und Apple und IBM bringen die weltweit beste Technologie mit... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm apple iphone
224


Simple flowchart: Should I lie? - No.
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 9:00a   Volker Weber
I know that it is common in today's business world to lie. There are many weasel words around it. "Misrepresenting the facts" is one of them. I call it a lie. And here is my piece of advice: Do not lie to me. Ever. There may be times when a... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Southwest Adds A Passenger En Route
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 8:40a   Volker Weber
ATC was great, we told them we were declaring an emergency and what the problem was, it was like Moses parting the waters, they got all the traffic out of the way More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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HERE for Android now available for free on Google Play
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 8:10a   Volker Weber
More than a million of you have already taken HERE for Android beta for a spin, with the most active downloaders coming from Germany and the USA. Today, the playground gets bigger with HERE for Android arriving for free on the Google Play store across the world**. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: google
160


This week in Ello
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Over the last few days we had a few people with attention issues doing bad things, so we nuked their accounts. We will continue to do this without apology. The Ello community has zero tolerance for abuse. You can help keep Ello safe by flagging people who make inappropriate posts... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: community
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Don't Believe The Hype
Wed, Dec 10th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
There is always the temptation to make statements that feed sensationalism, or make executive decisions that chase hype and trends. I have found telling it like it is the best thing to do, even if it hurts in the short-run, because it builds a foundation of trust over the long-term.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
313


IBM Design
Tue, Dec 9th 2014 4:20p   Volker Weber
I have been really impressed with some of the designs coming out of IBM. They don't just happen, and they are not the work of one or a few brilliant designer. What IBM is doing, or better what IBM Design General Manager Phil Gilbert is doing, is implementing design... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm
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HERE gets a big update
Tue, Dec 9th 2014 10:40a   Volker Weber
HERE.com gets a big update. If you haven't used it in a while, try again. Here is an update. I mean here. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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The key to life
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 2:10p   Volker Weber
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down 'happy'. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Make your own snarky headline
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 2:00p   Volker Weber
To celebrate all these changes we’re running a promotion! BBM users can take advantage of a limited time promotion on BBM Stickers. Starting December 9th at 12:01am EST, all BBM sticker packs are $0.99 USD for a limited time. That means the Christmas pack is now only $0.99 USD, Penguins... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Da oben kein Licht
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 1:30p   Volker Weber
A video posted by Volker Weber (@volkerweber) on Dec 12, 2014 at 11:19am PST Radpolitik (sic!) meint dazu: @vowe @thinkslowly Ich habe den Eindruck, dass unbeleuchtete Radfahrer die größtmögliche Aufmerksamkeit genießen.— Bert Ungerer (@Radpolitik) December 8, 2014... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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sonos-monitor by Michael Otto
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 8:00a   Volker Weber
Start this as a daemon (sample init.d-script included). It connects to your Sonos Connect and your Yamaha Receiver. Whenever the Sonos Connect starts playing music, radio or whatever, it turns on the Receiver, switches to the appropriate input, sets the volume and changes to the Sound Program you want to... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Is there really going to be a ConnectED 2015?
Mon, Dec 8th 2014 3:20a   Volker Weber
It's seven weeks until ConnectED is supposed to launch in Orlando. And PR is maintaining absolute radio silence about the event. In previous years we would have booked weeks ago. Maybe IBM does not yet know about the scope of the event? I am hearing a few (good) rumors.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm
130


Leistungsschutzrecht-Filter von Ole Albers
Sat, Dec 6th 2014 1:03p   Volker Weber
Eine Chrome Extension unter dem Motto "Google darf es nicht, Du darfst es schon": Diese Extension filtert automatisch alle Links zu Seiten heraus, die dem Leistungsschutzrecht zugestimmt haben. Sei es, um zu verhindern, dass man sich strafbar macht, weil man versehentlich die Inhalte teilt, oder einfach nur, weil man etwas... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: google
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Withings Pulse O2
Fri, Dec 5th 2014 3:13p   Volker Weber
My Withings setup is now complete and all devices sync with the iPhone 6 Plus. Weight, blood pressure, workout data. Withings Health Mate is a great app and you can track weight and blood pressure without buying anything from Withings. You will want to, but you don't have to.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
106


Microsofts Sprachassistent Cortana lernt Deutsch :: heise online
Fri, Dec 5th 2014 10:00a   Volker Weber
Microsoft hat seinen bisher hauptsächlich englischsprachigen Sprachassistenten in einer Alpha-Version für Deutschland, Frankreich, Italien und Spanien freigegeben. Registrierte Windows-Phone-Entwickler können Cortana ab Freitagabend herunterladen, teilte Microsoft mit. Entwickler in Österreich oder Schweiz können den Sprachassistenten installieren, wenn sie die Sprache ihres Windows Phone auf "Deutsch (Deutschland)" einstellen. More >... - trunca [read] Keywords: microsoft
153


IBM Cloud Wins Aren't Pure Cloud Revenue ::Seeking Alpha
Fri, Dec 5th 2014 3:30a   Volker Weber
Check the headlines in recent days, and it looks like IBM (NYSE:IBM) has been winning big cloud computing deals left and right, involving customers such as ABN AMRO, Thomson Reuters and WPP. ... But take a closer look at each "cloud" victory and you'll discover a somewhat different reality than... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm
106


BlackBerry CEO John Chen :: Interview on Bloomberg
Fri, Dec 5th 2014 3:01a   Volker Weber
My bullshit detector remains completely silent with this man. Very rare for a CEO.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Strange affection to a small BlackBerry
Thu, Dec 4th 2014 10:00a   Volker Weber
When BlackBerry offered to send me sample of the P'9983, I almost turned them down. I had seen the device on several occasions and saw no point in using it. But I have changed my mind, and that's why I recommended the white Q10 recently. It's on sale for... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
160


SONOS 5.2 is here
Thu, Dec 4th 2014 7:30a   Volker Weber
Ladies and gentlemen, update your SONOS players. 5.2 enhances two major areas: You can now have multiple accounts for the same music service. If there are two people with Spotify accounts sharing the same SONOS household, they both can enter their own credentials. When you use your smartphone as... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Frederic Back :: The Man Who Planted Trees
Thu, Dec 4th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
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Yotaphone 2
Wed, Dec 3rd 2014 12:40p   Volker Weber
Photo: Yotaphone Last week I received an invitation to fly to London for the Yotaphone 2 announcement. I didn't go, but I followed the news. The Yotaphone 2 is a very interesting device because it has two displays: an LCD at the front and an electronic paper display like... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Wire
Wed, Dec 3rd 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
A new stylish messenger is in town. Encrypted voice, end-to-end. Encrypted messages and media, client-to-server. Android, iOS, OS X. With Soundcloud and Youtube. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: server
140


Bahnchef Grube: "Das kostenlose Wlan für alle kommt"
Wed, Dec 3rd 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Kostenloses Wlan für alle Fahrgäste kündigte Grube für das Jahr 2016 an. Vorher sei das leider nicht möglich. Wäre das WLAN im ICE kostenlos, dann würde jeder merken, dass es nicht funktioniert. So merken es nur die zahlenden Fahrgäste. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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BBM Meetings
Tue, Dec 2nd 2014 8:20a   Volker Weber
We have been testing BBM Meetings several times in the last 24 hours. The results are very encouraging. BBM Meetings is a conference call system supported on Mac and Windows, Android and BlackBerry, and soon iOS. You need a BlackBerry ID to participate. No matter which device you use,... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry mac
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Withings Health Mate
Mon, Dec 1st 2014 7:20a   Volker Weber
I have completely switched over from UP to Health Mate after Jawbone introduced their Smart-ass Coach. Today I earned my 1000 km badge. That means I have now accumulated roughly 1250000 steps on Health Mate without any additional hardware to the iPhone 6 Plus. I had clocked around 2750000... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
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Microsoft Universal Mobile Keyboard
Mon, Dec 1st 2014 7:00a   Volker Weber
Microsoft has a mobile keyboard that's universal. It does not only work with Windows, but also with Android and iOS devices. The lid serves as a stand that holds up you phone or tablet. I haven't seen it in the flesh and I do not know the German keyboard... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft mobile
118


Erik Wernquist :: Wanderers
Sun, Nov 30th 2014 4:10p   Volker Weber
Wanderers - a short film by Erik Wernquist from Erik Wernquist on Vimeo.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Futura Steps for Pebble available
Sun, Nov 30th 2014 3:10p   Volker Weber
Check out Futura Steps for Smartwatch Pro developed for and pushed to the limits by @vowe. Install it now in the app. pic.twitter.com/iZZneABcJ3— Max Bäumle (@maxbaeumle) November 30, 2014 More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: twitter
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Kaufempfehlung :: Withings
Sun, Nov 30th 2014 9:30a   Volker Weber
Vor ein paar Wochen vorgestellt und seitdem benutzt. Beide funktionieren exakt wie beschrieben. Aktuell mit 25 Rabatt, läuft morgen ab. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Die Wahrheit ist dem Menschen zumutbar
Sun, Nov 30th 2014 3:01a   Volker Weber
Vor 25 Jahren wurde Alfred Herrhausen ermordet. Er war der letzte Manager von staatsbürgerlichem Großformat - seine Nachfolger sind nichts als austauschbare Governance -Zwerge. Eine Verneigung. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Phoebe Killdeer and the Short Straws :: The Fade Out Line
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 10:20a   Volker Weber
[via ITS]... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Hunting Elephants
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 10:10a   Volker Weber
CONSULTANTS don't hunt elephants, and many have never hunted anything at all, but they can be hired by the hour to advise those people who do. I have known this joke from even before there was Usenet. And it's still true. Go read the whole thing >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Worst Wipeouts
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 10:00a   Volker Weber
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Antoine Leboyer :: BlackBerry has a strategy
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 9:50a   Volker Weber
Will future generations think of BlackBerry as a fallen giant mired in its own bureaucracy and unable to survive the tidal wave of advanced, computer-like smartphones, or will they think of it as a quintessential turnaround story of an enterprise that lost its path, but recaptured its glory by refocusing... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry enterprise
140


BlackBerry Q10 für 150 €
Sat, Nov 29th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Aktuell für 150 € lieferbar. Das ist ein ganz heißer Tipp für Leute, die viel Text schreiben, etwa als Mail oder WhatsApp und auch gerne telefonieren. Ordentliche Kamera, knackscharfes AMOLED Display, aber nur 3.1" groß. BBM an Bord, mit exzellentem Audio- und Video-Call. Ab 10.3 (Januar, oder Leak heute)... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry leak
261


Nonono
Fri, Nov 28th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
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Welcome to the 1%
Thu, Nov 27th 2014 3:00p   Volker Weber
Over the last six months I have transformed from a couch potato to a dog walker. Three hours a day. Everyday. This all started with an article by fellow journalist Dr. Michael Spehr of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. He used a Jawbone UP for a full year, clocked 3.5 million... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Olloclip 4-in-1 photo lens for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
Thu, Nov 27th 2014 9:50a   Volker Weber
When I upgraded to the iPhone 6 Plus I lost the ability to use my Olloclip lenses. And I have used them a lot. Here are shots with the 10x Macro lens. The good news is, as of today I have a 4-in-1 Olloclip lens for iPhone 6 and... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
144


Sonos Controller on BlackBerry
Thu, Nov 27th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
A photo posted by Volker Weber (@volkerweber) on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:12pm PST Install via the Amazon App Store on BlackBerry 10.3.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
118


Threema arrives on Windows Phone
Thu, Nov 27th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
No, I am not a Threema user. Don't ask. ;-) More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Statt Photoshop
Thu, Nov 27th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Pixelmator kostet heute nur 13.99 € statt 29 € wie gewöhnlich. Einfach mal das Video anschauen und dann kaufen. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Over-promise and under-deliver
Wed, Nov 26th 2014 3:00p   Volker Weber
Microsoft, this is going to hurt a little. Twelve weeks ago I wrote about your Lumia 830, 735, 730, Lumia Denim, Lumia Camera, Moments et al. And frankly, you fooled me. You told me that the waiting time would be over. The Lumia Camera would launch instantly, and you... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft
206


Ich liebe diese Reaktionen
Tue, Nov 25th 2014 2:50p   Volker Weber
Ein Freund hat sich nach reiflicher Überlegung eine PLAYBAR gekauft, weil sein Fernsehton nicht so überzeugend war. Heute mittag habe ich noch erwähnt, dass man damit auch Musik streamen kann und er hat abgewunken: "Nein, keine Musikberieselung". Dann hat er allein und ohne Hilfe aufgebaut. Jetzt klingt er so:... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Samsung Video und Video Hub schließt
Tue, Nov 25th 2014 2:20p   Volker Weber
Caschy schreibt: Samsung schaltet hierzulande die Dienste Samsung Video und Video Hub komplett ab. ... Dies bedeutet für Smartphone- und Tablet-Nutzer: Ab dem 31. Dezember 2014 wird man die bereits getätigten Käufe nicht mehr herunterladen können Wer verkrüppelte Medien kauft, wird sie verlieren. Die Frage ist nicht ob, sondern nur wann.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Spotify :: voweXXL est mort, vive vowe!
Tue, Nov 25th 2014 2:00p   Volker Weber
I killed the Spotify account voweXXL and replaced it with vowe. I cannot set a profile picture without connecting the account to Facebook (bleah!). So, no profile picture.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: facebook profile
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Soothing Madness :: Charpu flying a Lumenier QAV250
Tue, Nov 25th 2014 10:20a   Volker Weber
All footage is real time More in HD> [Thanks, Hajo]... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Skype Translator :: Babelfish is near
Mon, Nov 24th 2014 11:00a   Volker Weber
Speak another language without learning another language. Simply set up a Skype video or voice call with someone who speaks another language to you and start talking. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: skype
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Glückwunsch @herr_lampe
Mon, Nov 24th 2014 3:40a   Volker Weber
Aus meiner Inbox: Für mich hat sich etwas neues ergeben und so werde ich zukünftig bei Microsoft die Rolle des Director Communications Europe und die Leitung des regionalen Kommunikationsteams übernehmen. Eine Aufgabe auf die ich mich sehr freue. Es freut mich außerordentlich, dass Ben Lampe diesen wohlverdienten Karrieresprung macht. Und... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft
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Samsung Considering Shake-Up in Management :: WSJ
Mon, Nov 24th 2014 3:10a   Volker Weber
Samsung produced about 20% more devices than it did of the Galaxy S5’s predecessor, basing the numbers on a survey of its carrier partners around the world, who were asked to predict demand but who weren’t on the hook for any unsold devices, according to the person. That led to... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Congratulations
Sun, Nov 23rd 2014 1:10p   Volker Weber
Congratulations to Lewis Hamilton for winning the F1 world championship. I met him once last year, and I found him to be very likable. Congratulations to BlackBerry as well for finding a good sponsorship. Mercedes AMG Petronas is an excellent team and it has provided the best power train... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Futura Steps
Sun, Nov 23rd 2014 1:00p   Volker Weber
Max Bäumle is working on a watch face that displays the current step count on a Pebble Smartwatch. Step tracking is done on the iPhone and the app fetches the step count from the phone. The first prototype did this every 15 minutes, which isn't often enough when you... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
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Porsche Design P'9982 and P'9983
Fri, Nov 21st 2014 5:10a   Volker Weber
BlackBerry currently makes two devices for Porsche Design, who designed them and sell them through their stores. I like BlackBerry 10 devices and I have no problem with rich people spending way more money than normal people. The P`09982 is an all touch device with a really nice leather... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Grandmas Smoking Weed for the First Time
Fri, Nov 21st 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
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Brands and social media
Thu, Nov 20th 2014 2:10p   Volker Weber
Brands are welcome join Ello, but if their content sucks, nobody will want to follow them. If a brand's content is awesome, they deserve to build big followings. So simple. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Nigel Stanford :: CYMATICS :: Science vs. Music
Thu, Nov 20th 2014 3:20a   Volker Weber
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IBM Verse :: It could be worse
Thu, Nov 20th 2014 3:10a   Volker Weber
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Use and Adoption of IBM Connections: State of the Market 4Q2014
Tue, Nov 18th 2014 11:40p   Volker Weber
Michael Sampson writes: A couple of months ago I kicked off a global survey on the use and adoption of IBM Connections. The survey garnered 58 valid responses, and the results are finally available. Download your copy of the survey report. It is free, and registration is not required.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: connections ibm
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Verse: Die Neuerfindung der E-Mail, according to IBM
Tue, Nov 18th 2014 3:20p   Volker Weber
E-Mail dient nicht nur zur Kommunikation, sondern auch zur Selbstorganisation. Was habe ich erledigt, was muss ich noch machen? Viele Tools sind angetreten, um E-Mail von dieser Bürde zu entlasten. Todo-Listen, Aktivitäten als leichtgewichtiges Projektmanagement, Chat für den schnellen Austausch, Communities, Messageboards, Foren, Wikis, Blogs. All diese Tools haben... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: ibm
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Microsoft did not buy all of Nokia
Tue, Nov 18th 2014 3:10p   Volker Weber
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Ausflug nach Köln
Tue, Nov 18th 2014 2:00p   Volker Weber
A photo posted by Volker Weber (@volkerweber) on Nov 11, 2014 at 11:19am PST Currywurst 2,50 €. Alles andere 2 €. Fix und lecker, direkt am Mediapark. Mit 2€-Münzen habe ich heute auch mehrere Bettler versorgt. Vielleicht wichtiger noch als das Geld: mal freundlich angucken und Guten Tag sagen.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Rocking the Pebble
Sun, Nov 16th 2014 1:00p   Volker Weber
A photo posted by Volker Weber (@volkerweber) on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:47am PST I have seen a couple of smart watches this week, including the Moto 360. I am still not sure I would want a watch that needs to be charged every single day. The Pebble on... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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300 km
Sun, Nov 16th 2014 12:50p   Volker Weber
100 km a week is my new pace. This week I spent five hours on a train. Twice. Spot the two days. Withings Health Mate without an additional tracker works very well with the iPhone 6+. I cannot stand Jawbone UP's "Smart Coach" that was introduced with the last... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
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Was für ein Klette
Fri, Nov 14th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Da schickt mir Alexander Maria Faßbender ungefragt seinen Werbemüll. Aber zum Abmelden verwendet er double-opt-out.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Nix klappt. Nur die Tür.
Fri, Nov 14th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Da kündigt BlackBerry die größte Neuigkeit im EMM-Umfeld an. Und nichts klappt. Wir verlinken dann mal auf die US-Seite und liefern den Rest der Infos nach.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Mobile first, Windows last
Fri, Nov 14th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
Windows Phone users are used to waiting for Microsoft to deliver on its promises, but the company has been testing their patience recently. ... Office is the latest proof of a continuous trend that's leaving Microsoft's most-loyal Windows customers out in the cold. The Verge is running a story I... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft mobile office
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Unfähig
Thu, Nov 13th 2014 2:50p   Volker Weber
Nicht zeigt die Rückständigkeit des deutschen Hochtechnologie-Standorts so deutlich wie die Unfähigkeit, eine brauchbare Internet-Versorgung in ICE-Zügen der Bahn anzubieten. Nicht per Telekom-Hotspot, nicht per LTE und nicht per UMTS. E steht für kein Internet und G steht für gar kein Internet.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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De-clutter your inbox in Office 365
Tue, Nov 11th 2014 10:40a   Volker Weber
Today we are beginning the roll out of Clutter to Office 365 business customers, which brings the power of Office Graph to your inbox. Clutter is designed to help you focus on the most important messages in your inbox. It uses machine learning to de-clutter your inbox by moving lower... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: office
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Nokia eBooks wird eingestellt
Tue, Nov 11th 2014 7:30a   Volker Weber
Bitte beachten Sie: Wenn Sie das Programm Nokia eBooks entfernen oder Ihr Telefon zurücksetzen, wodurch sämtliche Apps entfernt werden, können Sie die App nicht erneut herunterladen und nicht mehr auf die von Ihnen erworbenen eBooks zugreifen. Repeat after me: DRM is bad for the customer. Alle eBooks mit DRM werden... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 Going Official in 2015
Tue, Nov 11th 2014 4:10a   Volker Weber
Technical acceptance of OS 10.3.1 will begin by mid-December 2014, with an expected official availability for previous devices Z3, Z10, Z30, Q10, and Q5 by January 2015. More >... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: blackberry
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Microsoft Lumia 535
Tue, Nov 11th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
It's a bit difficult for me to see Microsoft dropping the Nokia brand. It was bound to happen, but it's sad anyway. On the other hand, this particular Lumia phone is going to be very important for the company. The Lumia 535 has not one but two 5 megapixel... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft
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Deregister and Turn Off iMessage
Mon, Nov 10th 2014 3:00a   Volker Weber
You may need to turn off iMessage if you are now using a non-Apple phone and can't get SMS or text messages someone sends you from an iPhone. Whenever I was not using an iPhone and an iPhone user sent me an "SMS", it got lost. Until I turned... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: apple iphone
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Lenovo Yoga Tab 2 Pro re-imaged
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 2:40p   Volker Weber
The Yoga Tab was originally partitioned as a 16 GB device and I could not access the remaining 16 GB of storage. It appeared as if the O/S was using more than 20 GB of space. With the help of a very nice Lenovo employee I was able to... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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How Facebook makes money. Twice.
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 8:30a   Volker Weber
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Pink Floyd, The Endless River (2014), on Spotify
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 3:03a   Volker Weber
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Another creepy Amazon product
Fri, Nov 7th 2014 3:03a   Volker Weber
After a phone that always looks at you, Amazon now introduces a speaker that listens to you 24 hours a day.... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Mixed Tape 59 is out
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 1:23p   Volker Weber
01 WE ARE | THE DAY | 4:57 02 DSYLM (EL. TRAIN REMIX) | RUBEE RAYNE | 3:15 03 ELECTRIC | THE BASEMENT TAPES | 3:13 04 RUN | KINDS | 3:14 05 LION OS X | OUR MOTHER | 4:17 06 LONELY PLACE | BARNEY ARTIST | 3:30... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:
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Microsoft Office on iPhones, iPads, and soon, Android
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 8:53a   Volker Weber
Great news from Microsoft: starting today, people can create and edit Office content on iPhones, iPads, and soon, Android tablets using Office apps without an Office 365 subscription. It boils down to "free Office for personal use". That's a biggie. Our vision of Office everywhere wouldn’t be complete without... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: microsoft office
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AusgeUPt
Thu, Nov 6th 2014 3:03a   Volker Weber
Gestern gab es ein großes UPdate und nun ist bei mir der Bart ab. Die Softwäre säuft den iPhone-Akku leer und gebiert sich als "Intelligent Coach". Das Elegante am UP24 war, dass es einfach so mitläuft. Nun versucht es, mein Leben zu übernehmen. Schluss, Ende, Aus. Das geht mir... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: iphone
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Microsoft CEO Announces He Can Be Mostly Gay by Q2 2015
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 7:26a   Volker Weber
REDMOND, WA - Continuing its commitment to be about 75% as good as Apple, Microsoft has announced that their CEO, Satya Nadella, will be more or less gay by the second quarter of 2015. The move comes after a universally-lauded announcement by Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is completely gay... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords: apple microsoft
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Confused
Wed, Nov 5th 2014 3:06a   Volker Weber
from today Nokia Camera will be renamed to Lumia Camera as well. This is purely a name change with no new feature updates. The recently announced Lumia Camera update with Moment Capture and Rich Capture will be made available for the Lumia 830, Lumia 930 and Lumia 1520 and Lumia... - truncated for aggregators like Planet Lotus [read] Keywords:




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