"A user interface is like a joke. If you have to explain it, it’s not that good"

I was thrilled when Google introduced Material Design, but things really went downhill during the past one or two years. Luckily I rarely use any of the Google apps.

Inspired by I recovered the only code I wrote in the last century that has survived until today. It's nothing more but a bitmap and some text to speech (via SAM lib I ripped from "War Games"). Unfortunately some questionable humor forbids sharing the program.

Exercise 2: Fill an EEPROM with 8 Radar Rat Race ROM images and run it by putting it in the Super Snapshot V5. I hope the police won't come for me. I think I should get a more appropriate solution. 😂

The best thing about being an adult is getting what you wished for as a child. For me it was an EPROM programmer. So today I am having a little bit of fun. Exercise 1: Copying the EPROM of my Super Snapshot v5 to an EEPROM.

Every winter I move the orange tree from the balcony to the staircase and I am rewarded with blossoms and fruits. Citrus plants rock! 😊

I love the new charging level log feature of 0.55.0 app! I can tell when I went running with the GPS of my turned on by looking at the graph.

So Google basically lets the code of the apps rot until they are not able to fix it anymore!?

2020 has been a disappointment so far. I'll just set up a decentralized to cheer myself up. Node 1 is up already.

Rattle! Rattle! What is this? It's my copy of and of course the useless metal shield which covered the epoxy mess fell off.

I went for a short walk to the nearest mailbox and I carried my with me to get a feeling for the number of people who actually use the German Corona Warn App. I was pleasantly surprised.

Received and assembled my Technology Fume Extractor today. Now I just need to burn in the air quality sensor and find something to solder in order to test it.

"Pus shit application is the worst no good yuck"

Messages from Google with reviews like this let me appreciate that does not feature any user reviews. Entries in my app's bugtracker are usually much more constructive than most reviews on the Play Store.

I am seriously thinking about deleting my Google Developer account.

I just realized that the design of the shirt I am wearing today has similarities with . Looks all sharp from the surface, but once you look closer you only find the small miserable truth and it is all held together by nothing but a little bit of string.

I am currently reading "The Cruise of the Snark" by Jack London. In one chapter he talks about Ernest Darling who seems to have been quite a character and a kind of proto-hippie ahead of his time.

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