Archive for November, 2005

Magnatune. They are not evil.

Monday, November 21st, 2005

Today during browsing the Ubuntu wiki I stumbled across a music shop: Magnatune.com. This shop sells files with really good music – but without Digital Restriction Management. One can listen to the songs in full length and how much you pay for the download is up to you (from $5 up to $18). The collection […]

Ubuntu-CDs

Sunday, November 20th, 2005

After weeks of waiting a couple of days ago finally the Ubuntu CDs for the current release “Breezy” arrived. Yeeha! Now I’m going to sample some shops with some of them and give the rest to friends. Did I mention Ubuntu rocks?

Radio and the City

Tuesday, November 8th, 2005

Paul writes in his Blog that last week 44 pirate radio stations have been turned off by the authorities in London. Fourty-four! In the entire Ruhrgebiet there probably aren’t 44 legal radio stations. This reminds me of a conversation I had with a friend of mine who’s an architect at a university in Hamburg. She […]

If I’m gone, find me in Hamburg

Thursday, November 3rd, 2005

On monday I’ve been travelling through Hamburg on my way from McPomm back to Essen. Alexej dropped me at Bergedorf at 6.50 where I bought a ticket and went to Altona to drink a fair trade coffee at el Rojito. After that I walked through Altona and took some pictures of houses there, met with […]