Archive for June, 2007
Friday I saw a demonstration of a 4k HD video. 4K means four times High Definition quality, that’s 4096×2160 pixels per image, as I was told that’s around 30 MB per frame! It was a really cool and impressive experience. One of the movies we saw was recorded in downtown Amsterdam, with the beautiful buildings [...]
For a few weeks already I have been working on a project which I gave the name “BGP Weather map”. It started after I saw a presentation at the IETF in Prague from a Japanese group of researches. They were working on anycast DNS, and had some nice tools that visualized from which countries the [...]
Last weekend I went sailing with Marco and Bas, two former coworkers. Marco has his own boat on which we went sailing last year also *. We had had a beautiful day on the water with very interesting and sometimes philosophical conversations I have uploaded some of the photos to my photo album: 2007-06-09 sailing.
I’m happy to announce that I will be moving to Vancouver in September of this year! Last week I told my employer that I will quit my job end of August and yesterday I told my landlord! I am very excited about this and can imagine you might have some questions, so I thought it [...]
Some of you might have heard about the donor show, it was in the media here whole week, but also far outside of the Netherlands. A 37-year-old woman suffering from an inoperable brain tumor wants to donate a kidney before she dies and will choose the recipient from among three contestants on Dutch national [...]