After the recent tsunami disasters (Aceh, Pangandaran, Palu, Krakatau and other places) voices that are warning of a tsunami threatening Jakarta (eg. in Kompas, December 27th, page 21) or even all of Indonesia are being heard. In short: Jakarta is safe and the all-Indonesia-tsunami is nothing but a hoax.
Practically everybody with a brain has understood that we all have to do something to save the environment (and the world), yet we don’t make enough effort. Why? Behaving environmentally responsible is not considered to be “cool”. Trying to get someone to avoid plastic bags is like telling your children to eat up their veggies […]
Clean drinking Water is important, but it does not have to be packaged! The hot 2018 summer in Europe has taught us new things: People, traveling or going to work in the heat of the city refilled their own water bottles in public or commercial places. Now friendly cafés, shops, hotels and businesses are welcoming […]
Can we roast green coffee in a hot-air fryer, will it taste any good? What is a hot-air fryer anyway? It’s one of these new kitchen devices that promise to fry anything (french fries, chicken wings, etc) and bake (bread, cake) with hot air and with little or no fat at all. These fryers have […]
It is disturbing what others know about us. Recently, BBC reported a data leakage of information “… from personal details, the data also contained citizens’ suspected religious affiliations, ethnicities and political biases, such as where they stood on controversial topics like gun control, the right to abortion and stem cell research”. Reportedly, the data cache leaked […]
I found it. Heureka! Well- not really, at least something that comes close to what I want. It’s a pilot bag. It has seventeen-or-so pockets, zippers, loops, and is made of the usual nylon textile material. It’s not perfect but pretty close to what I want. The zippers are a bit rough and feel cheap. […]
It’s not only women, who need a new bag every once in a while to feel better, guys have similar wishes, but -that’s the big difference – other requirements. Male requirement. That means usually more functionality and less style. I am – what is usually referred to – as an urban professional. Someone in a […]