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Master of Science UZH

Wednesday, July 12th, 2006

I could not attend the graduation ceremony, but I was informed by my mother that the diploma was mailed home so I have now officially finished my studies in Wirtschaftsinformatik (Computer Science with Economics) at the University of Zurich. Anyone wants to hire me next year?


Monday, July 3rd, 2006

Does anyone know why the russian cellular services provider has a bizarre egg in its logo? Nobody has a good explanation here besides that russians do like to eat eggs 😉

MTS banner in Moscow

Cyberduck 2.6

Wednesday, June 7th, 2006
  • [Localize] Turkish Localization
  • [Feature] Automatic software udpate with Sparkle.framework (Thanks to Andy Matuschak!) [#300]
  • [Feature] Dashboard Widget included (Thanks to Claudio Procida!)
  • [Feature] Marking write-only and non-accessible directories with special icon as in
  • [Feature] Reintroduced transcript drawer in browser window [#104] and transfer window [#375]
  • [Feature] New ‘Download failed’ and ‘Upload failed’ Growl notifications [#362]
  • [Feature] Display alert icon if hostname cannot be resolved and Network integration
  • [Feature] Indicate estimated remaining time left for transfers [#43]
  • [Feature] Using custom error notifications instead of alert sheets don’t block the parent window
  • [Bugfix] Adjustements to the graphical user interface (Thanks to Peter Maurer!)
  • [Bugfix] Stalled connection and file transfer attempts can be interrupted [#55]
  • [Bugfix] Cannot login with colon in username [#309]
  • [Bugfix] Cannot delete directory from server [#256]
  • [Bugfix] Permission errors when downloading files from read-only directories [#264]
  • [Bugfix] Change download keyboad shortcut [#277]
  • [Bugfix] Certain operations trigger change of character encoding to default
  • [Bugfix] Character encoding issues [#238, #333, #361, #390]
  • [Bugfix] Improved compatibility with certain FTP servers
  • [Bugfix] Cannot upload files to drop boxes [#421]

Cyberduck Nightly Builds

Wednesday, May 24th, 2006

The latest snapshot of the upcoming 2.6 release can be downloaded at Give it a try!

Scheduled downtime

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

All services located at and (Bug tracker, SVN, Web, Mail) will be down from Friday@08:00GMT+1 because of a harddisk replacement. Services will be back again on Saturday the earliest.

Earth View

Thursday, April 20th, 2006

Roman just released EarthView 0.2.1:

EarthView shows you where on earth it is currently day and where it is night. And it does so in graphically pleasing way by drawing even the night side.

While its utility may be questioned, it surely is nice to look at and you can even spin the globe around with command-drag 🙂

Earth View

Vienna (again!)

Tuesday, April 18th, 2006

I am working on Vienna again and some changes will make it gradualy into the official source repository.

Google TechTalks

Saturday, March 25th, 2006

Google has put many of their techtalks online. These are are regular presentations by outside speakers, e.g. a good overview talk to Zeroconf (Bonjour) by its creator Stuart Cheshire.


Friday, March 3rd, 2006

Too bad I missed the Mahamastakabhisheka festival which is held only once every twelve years in Shravanabelagola. 🙂


Friday, March 3rd, 2006

Von bernmobil gibt es jetzt den netzplan für den ipod.