Coffee and Communication

Coffee to start the NBIC communication day. #work

Dogs must be carried

Manchester airport. Why are people without dogs not allowed on the escalator? #oops #trip

How many flaws does this hotel have?


It could be that I am misunderstanding the voice, but these flaws are rather scary in an elevator….

Solar Eclipse

A partial solar eclipse at the opposite side of our street. #home #eclipse


The overpass in Rotterdam Central Station is closed because of the weather. It will take a little longer to change trains today. #ns #trip #snow

How to select "new" podcasts only

Update 2012: Please note that his was working for iOS 4.x. Apple changed things a bit since then....

Use a smart playlist in iTunes and your iPod to organize podcasts you have not heard yet.

Do you also find it difficult to maintain the podcasts you still need to listen to on your iPhone or iPod? Without casts that you’ve already heard taking up too much space on your device? The ideal would be that all new podcasts automatically end up on your device, and automatically disappear once you’ve listened to them to make space for new ones.

Read more: How to select "new" podcasts only

User interface blooper

This is the user interface for operating on public transport cards available in busses. It is available in 4 languages. But look at the way the flags and buttons are connected. GUI Blooper? It can't be fixed in the next release of the software.... #oops #ovchipkaart

BiGGrid user event

The BiGGrid user event is organized in the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam. If you break through the modern glass ceiling, you end up in the old monumental building. #conference

Broken train

The train that was supposed to take me from Rotterdam to Utrecht this morning broke down in the middle of the trip. Gave us an interesting viewpoint over the A20 freeway. For quite a while....  #trip #delay #ns