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“Wenn die Nachricht so wichtig ist, wird sie mich finden”

Nachdem Twitter es nur erlaubt 140 Zeichen zu senden und ich ein doch etwas ausführliches Statement über die erste Vorlesung von Armin Wolf “Wenn die Nachricht so wichtig ist, wird sie mich finden”(@ArminWolf) abgeben möchte werde ich dies hier in meinem verstaubten Blog tun. Das Audimax war zum Bersten voll. Was für mich sehr interessant […]

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Let’s commit

Currently I am the first time in a commitment setting process within a world wide company and have to say that it is really interesting to watch the process. I know from different big companies that they are handling the commitment settings in a similar way so it’s not a big secrete that at the […]

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Google wave for collaboration = SMTP for communication

I am one of the luck people who has an Google wave account for some time now. At the moment, as nearly none of my friends has an account on the sandbox. Currently I am playing around with the system and following the developer discussions. It is really interesting how much work is already done […]

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Google Apps & Google Account

This weekend i finally decided to move one of my domains (saurers.com) to Google Apps. The main reason for doing this was that several of my family members have used different mail services and i didn’t want to maintain them any more. I was playing around with Google Apps some time ago but my ISP […]

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Eclipse Summit Europe 2008

Just a view days ago, i didn’t know that I will go ther, but right now I am sitting in the “Forum am Schlosspark” in Ludwigsburg. I will stay for two days at this conference. Let’s see what it will bring. As I am going through the speakers list i can finde some interresting Talks. […]

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IRF – Symposium

Last week the IRF organized the yearly Symposium. The Organization is pretty new and was initiated by Matrixware. The goal is to bring Information Retrieval scientists and Intellectual Property professionals together in one place that they can speak about their experiences and needs. The symposium was really a huge success for the IRF but also […]

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Matrixware

Dear readers, I have not written within this bolg for a long time now. As some of you might know I have changed from Senactive to a new company working an an totally different field called Matrixware. The company is working in the area of Information Retrieval (IR). In the future I will hopefully have […]

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Demonstration

I just fond the photo form 1921 in one of my news feeds and thought about some other pictures I saw about demonstrations in the past. Don’t get me wrong I don’t want to say that everything was better in the past. Demonstration 1921: Demonstration 2007: © Timo Vogt / www.randbild.de I wonder what has […]

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Lets catch a shipment train

I was posting about the JAOO 2007 several time ago and would like to share an other experience i had there. On Monday I had lunch with Wayne Fenton from ebay where he explained their deployment strategy to me. The concept they use is very easy but if you take a closer look it fits […]

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Social Data Portability

Yesterday I was out with two friends and we talked a lot about the computer industry. Of course on of the topics we discussed was the social web we are living at the moment. I mentioned that we have to maintain several profiles on the different social sites and that it would be nice to […]

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