Author Archives: Mikael Palmstedt

Teach yourself Java in 21 Minutes

Needed to quickly get an overview of Java, found this great quick no fuzz resource from Patrik Persson: http://fileadmin.cs.lth.se/cs/Education/EDA040/common/java21.pdf Assumes you already know another OO language of course. Needed to quickly get an overview of Java, found this great quick no fuzz resource from Patrik Persson: http://fileadmin.cs.lth.se/cs/Education/EDA040/common/java21.pdf Assumes you already know another OO language of […]

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The complainers

Found a pretty funny concept: http://www.der-beschwerer.de/ (loosely translated to the complainers dot com). The site is basically about people who send in complaints and get some kind of “treat” or gift as apology (which is quite common and standardized at many larger companies). These treats are apparently often pretty valuable so this site encourages people […]

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Hello 2012

Hello 2012, its true what your elderly always said, the time seems to pass somewhat faster when you get older. What might happen in 2012 … maybe: I think a strong redefinition of the EU, especially I think German power over other (euro) member states will either strongly increase or decrease. Current state is a […]

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Google Trusted Stores

I alwayz felt the certifications for e-commerce stores didn’t really give me as a store owner anything of an edge, Google Trusted Stores seems to be somewhat of another cookie though and I can really see myself prefering to shop from stores giving away this kind of data: http://www.google.com/trustedstores/     I alwayz felt the certifications […]

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Amazon.de down …

… even giants blunder, Amazon down for considerable time during regular business hours! … even giants blunder, Amazon down for considerable time during regular business hours!

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facebook.com/bytelove

Bytelove.com/facebook In aug 2007 I started pushing the first ads on facebook, the results where amazing (even though the service was barely working) for truly all products I tested. Now FB ads is a minor part of paid ads for companies that actually also have to make sales from them due to saturation however Facebook […]

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Evernote cute video

I’m total fan of: Cool scanning apps Companies with cute animals in logo Apps that are cross platform Having looked for ages for a DMS, Evernote is the one that fit my need most closely (you never do find that perfect app do you) with regard to sharing, simplicity and … playfulness.   Not revolutionary but […]

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Spring / Summer coming to Berlin

The city woke up today with well over 20 degrees celcius, I think last year we still had some snow at this time Maybach/Paul-linkeufer above, Legiendamm below The city woke up today with well over 20 degrees celcius, I think last year we still had some snow at this time Maybach/Paul-linkeufer above, Legiendamm below

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New Triforce Pendant

Looking to develop and design a lot of new products that are not t-shirts in the next year. Here a new version of our Nepal Triforce Pendant: Looking to develop and design a lot of new products that are not t-shirts in the next year. Here a new version of our Nepal Triforce Pendant:

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TechCrunch awards Flattr Best New Startup of 2010

Flattr: Has real users Makes real money Has a real vision Is NOT a copycat (but kicks ass in Germany nevertheless) Is made in Malmö by some really nice ppl. The TC story TechCrunch awards Flattr Best New Startup of 2010 Flattr: Has real users Makes real money Has a real vision Is NOT a […]

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