Nelson Mandela

6 December 2013 | 17:16 | Uncategorized | No Comments

The words by Marianne Williamson quoted by Nelson Mandela during hisĀ  inaugural address as president of South Africa (1994) are very appropriate for today’s sad news: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens [...]



Upgrading Trac

4 May 2009 | 15:35 | freebsd, tools | No Comments

Trac is a great tool but upgrading it may sometimes be tricky. If you are using FreeBSD than the easiest way is to use the portupgrade tool, however if you have multi-project configuration (and fcgi) than take a copy of your trac.fcgi file as it is overwritten by the upgrade tool (and the error output [...]



Worldclock

17 August 2007 | 13:55 | Life, Society | No Comments

My wife has sent me very interesting link to even more interesting worldclock. See it here



The Economist – Audio Edition

26 June 2007 | 11:49 | The Economist | No Comments

I have been subscribing The Economist for over two years now. I think it provides quite good overview of international affairs with a minimal bias. However, I find it difficult to read all articles and sections that I am interested in, simply because of lack of time… Recently, The Economist started providing an audio edition [...]



Time tracking

14 March 2007 | 16:06 | tools, Uncategorized | No Comments

A friend has recommended very cool tool, allowing you to track and record the time you have spent on various tasks. It’s easy, small, provides you with interesting reporting capabilities and is free Excellent if you want to find out where all your time has gone and improve your time management. You can get it [...]



six years passed..

2 January 2007 | 15:30 | Life | 1 Comment

It has been six years today, since I left Poland and moved to Ireland. It is hard to believe how quickly this time has gone by. Coming to Ireland and living in this country was one of my dreams, which came true. Looking back, I am pretty sure it was a good decision, but thinking [...]



unholy alliance

7 November 2006 | 17:05 | Entertainment | 1 Comment

It took place at Dulbin’s music venue The Point and featured “Children of the Bodom”, “Lamb of God”, “In Flames” and of course “Slayer” with Dave Lombardo, their incredible drummer. Lots of good noise Apart of Slayer I also really enjoyed In Flames. They have good frontman who knows how to make a dialog with [...]



entry from palm

3 November 2006 | 11:54 | web 2.0 | 2 Comments

So I got my tungsten t3 palm and now tesing the Internet connection over wifi card Ijust purchased. cool



Polish community in Ireland

10 August 2006 | 9:04 | Society | 31 Comments

While browsing my usual website for Polish news Gazeta Wyborcza, just by accident I noticed an ad banner on top of the page – to my surprise it was… Eircom’s advertisement all in Polish, obviously targeted to Polish community in Ireland . When clicked on the banner, Eircom’s website opened… again, all in Polish Eircom [...]



survey generator

9 July 2006 | 1:14 | College | No Comments

I am working on my master’s reseach dissertation at the moment. Conducting a research forms a part of my thesis. I am doing both, quantitative and qualitative research. Qualitative research is just an in-depth interview, while quantitative involves sending a survey to chosen research population. I’ve decided to use an online survey, as I believe [...]