Silly Season – Breaking news

The one thing that Social Media has tought us is that you can never predict what is hot or not. Even the most trivial thing can be made into a straight out hype on the Internet within a day. Take the infamous “Blumenkübel”. Now you might think ‘What?’ […]


Heard a co-worker’s company car got stolen today. Wouldn’t have minded if it was mine, would solve some Personal Liability problems….. Like the unexplainable scratches (“No I didn’t do that! The wall just ran into my door, than ran around the car and did it again……twice!“) or the […]


D-Day! Tonight is the night when Holland is going to win the world cup or get another national trauma (we’re still not over the ’74 World cup final defeat by Germany). The internet is ready for it! even (weather prediction site) is in the mood and has […]

HOLLAND BEAT BRASIL! (and twitter!)

Ok, nobody can have missed it but the Dutch lions have beaten the Brasil canaries in South-Africa’s Worldcup quarter final. 🙂 Something that is cause for a lot of celebrations here in The Netherlands! And the one thing that Dutch like to do when they celebrate is to […]

Youtube goes Vuvuzela??

Was watching a very funny movie tonight on Youtube when I noticed a new icon in the bottom. A small soccer ball in the lower right hand corner of the video screen: Now it is World cup time but this particular video had nothing to do with that […]

Nerd humor at its finest!

I’m loving twitter. It’s giving me information, contacts but most of all a lot of humor! Check this one out that was tweeted last night (thanks SKellyOnline!). Ok, yes you need to be an absolute nerd to get the humor of it but then again…… I guess I […]

My fifth limb

This week it became painfully clear how much I am attached addicted to my laptop. I attended a training course and as it was all theoretical I didn’t have to bring my laptop. In fact they told us not to bring one as the classroom wasn’t closed off […]

Has Google gone beserk?

Yikes! Have you’ve seen those new background images Google put in yesterday?!? My God, here I was opening my trusted Google page to do a search and instead of the simple white page with search bar and funny but discrete picture I got this: What the …..?! Do […]

Article 'The View'

The article on Document Management I’ve been working on for the last weeks is finally finished and published. A summary can be found by following the link below. The Lotus Professional’s Guide to Document Management For full access you will need a subscription to the View.