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Ask for Something

See, when you make a bold request it leaves you feeling bigger. The act of pushing past your comfort zone makes you grow (no matter whether the other person said yes or not).

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Arrogant Germans, Superficial Americans

Americans and Germans can have lots of misunderstandings when they talk to each other. The reason for that is simply because their communication follows different rules. 747 more words


Reading QR images via Gemstone (server side Linux)

Ok, yesterday I posted a short message about creating QR codes on the server via Gemstone. In the afternoon I wanted to implement the reverse way: you have a picture on the server and you want to have the content of the QR code. 63 more words


Creating QR codes from Gemstone (server side under Linux) ...

A nice library to create QR codes has been created by Kentaro Fukuchi. You may either use the low level C functions offered by his library but a much easier access you get by binding his own tool to create the images … 44 more words


Starting with Smalltalk , Pharo and Spec

Hi !

It’s been a few weeks since I started with Smalltalk, Pharo and Spec. Under the guidance of Mr. Martin Bähr, Mr. Sean DeNigris… 642 more words

Back from the long sleep.

I am so not good at keeping a regular journal of any kind. Maybe I’ll have better luck this time.

Craft wise I have been on a crocheting spree the last year. 128 more words


Working with small machines again ...

… and remember in the eighties where Smalltalk-80 ran under Atari-Mega ST in 4 MB of RAM ? That’s history, hardware is fast enough to run even the most difficult software in pretty good speed – at least under Desktop oriented PC (Intel). 932 more words