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„All I know for sure, all I know for certain, is that they weren’t born wanting to do this.“

This is a quote from „The West Wing“ (Episode „College Kids„). President Bartlet says these words after an attack against a college sports team. I
National Gallery London remember these words everytime something like the attacks in Paris happen. They point us, I believe, in the right direction in moments when all we want to do is either hide from this world, or smash something (or someone) to calm our anger

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Es ist nicht einfach / It aint easy

Today I published two blogposts with my favorite Tweets of the last days. Unfortunately, I did not really understand how the „Twitter Collection“ feature works. So now I have accidently deleted all of my favorite Tweets. Next time, I know what to do, so stay tuned…

Heute hatte ich zwei Beiträge mit meinen Lieblingstweets veröffentlicht; leider habe ich erst danach verstanden, wie diese „Twitter Collection“-Feature wirklich funktioniert. Anyway, die Tweets sind weg – und ihr müsst Euch bis zum nächsten mal gedulden.

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The Linux ate my homework

I grew up on Windows. I never questioned it. It was just THERE. I am not a technical person, and I don’t really care about what operating system is driving my computer. Or so I thought.

But: I don’t like the idea of being vulnerable. I like the idea of being in control, even if I never use this control.
It is much easier to hand over control voluntarily, than to never having any control to give up.

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2012 days later

Today is my last day at the office of Wikimedia Deutschland. For 2012 days, I had the great opportunity and the tremendous pleasure to work for one of the greatest causes I can think of: Free knowledge for everybody. What Wikimedia does is nothing short of changing the world, one edit at a time.

This is a revolution.

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