My blog home…

It’s now on concrt was available so as that’s what’s on my mind nowadays, I decided to pick that. This won’t be just about ConcRT! 🙂


Getting old…

I very clearly remember when Michael Brecker started his concert by faking the sound of Miles Davis with an “electronic/synthesizer saxophone”, myriad of wires hanging everywhere. I was sitting at less than 2 meters in front of him, on the stage, in the Louvain la Neuve auditorium. My friend Alex thinks it was in 1987….


Acquiring small targets on a screen can be challenging…

I’ve installed SPB Mobile Shell, Point UI and lately TouchPal on my AT&T Tilt… I’m hungry for any mechanism to make the use of my mobile phone easier/safer… I decided to stick with SPB Mobile Shell for now. I find this video quite interesting:


Diario de letras existe thanks to Microsoft Office Live Small Business

It’s amazing what my girlfriend was able to do in so little time thanks, in part, to that simple designer UI. I would love to see more features but I can understand why we limit the freedom of site owners… ¡Muchas gracias Office Team!


Fellini’s Roma (Bent Remix) on KEXP

On my way to work this morning, I was listening to KEXP and heard that song. Went to KEXP 90.3 FM – Playlist once in the office and found all the info:   8:21 – Czech Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra – Fellini’s Roma (Bent Remix) – Cinematic: Classic Film Music Remixed – Six Degrees   I…


Recorded books…

This is the first I’m listening to one in my life: A man without a country from Kurt Vonnegut. I figured out that while I’m putting order in my apartment, I might as well expand a bit my mind by listening to a recorded book. This is such an entertaining book. If you can, you…


Ring tones: I typically don’t care

nor would I ever pay to get one but this site has plenty interesting ones for free: I picked release me as my ring  tone. Enjoy.


Babel – What a movie!

Went with Javier and Mariana to watch it tonight. What a ride. What a beautiful way to depict Morocco, Japan and MĂ©xico. Highly recommended. No, very highly recommended!


Call me crazy but one of the first thing I run after installing Vista on a box is…

mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Contacts “%USERPROFILE%\Contacts”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Desktop “%USERPROFILE%\Desktop”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Documents “%USERPROFILE%\Documents”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Downloads “%USERPROFILE%\Downloads”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Tools “%USERPROFILE%\Downloads\Tools”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Favorites “%USERPROFILE%\Favorites”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Music “%USERPROFILE%\Music”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Pictures “%USERPROFILE%\Pictures”mklink /J “%SystemDrive%\Saved Games” “%USERPROFILE%\Saved Games”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Searches “%USERPROFILE%\Searches”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Videos “%USERPROFILE%\Videos”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\Projects “%USERPROFILE%\Documents\Visual Studio 2005\Projects”mklink /J %SystemDrive%\SDK “%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SDKs\Windows\v6.0\” I wish PowerShell would have such a command and not…



Just spent two wonderful hours watching that movie. I’m sure I missed a lot of the culture specific humour and having some of the same tunes as Le fabuleux destin d’AmĂ©lie Poulain movie was a small mistake but still, it was very nice.