Silver Screen Life

Soundtrack: ♫.•:*¨¨*:•.♫ RHCP – Californication, Skyfall … A wise man once said ‘A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.’ I figure the same can be said for someone who sees lots and lots and lots of movies. On my way to West Coast I got to see at least four of those. Couldn’t sleep on the plane, so this was the next best […]

The Ultimate Check-in

Been there, done that, checked-in, took photos, got the t-shirt. Weather: Sunny with a chance of bombdiggity Mood: overexcited Whereabouts: Foursqare SF   Tuesday afternoon I made plans for a very special check-in, mother of all check-ins, meta check-in if you will. I visited headquarters of Foursquare in San Francisco. It’s easy to get an appointment there really. You just […]

Geeks, Glühwein and Gadgets

Soundtrack: Mirror Sea It’s fairly simple to stumble upon a geek party in San Francisco. For a Saturday night I got invited to a housewarming get-2-gether at the Nob Hill. We warmed it with glühwein since the host was actually German.   Two googlers, two roboticists, a neuro nurse and a vegan meet at an 80’s porn movie inspired pad. […]

Time and Space Travel

Terminal: Ljubljana, Slowwwenia Destination: 9 000 miles into the Future Means of transport: A van, a plane, a train, a bus, a pink wave Soundtrack: Waves Weather forecast: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Dress-code: Flowers in one’s hair and a smile       San Francisco. First impressions: A city with a weathered face, open arms and an open mind. Hopefully with open […]