Automation

Diagrams as Code Case Study

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Diagrams as Code

Initial idea My best friend told me this in our endless technology talks. He was thinking of it for a while, even started to work a bit on it. His self-defined goal is to bring a new twist on software documentation.  If a picture is worth 1000 words, how much can you express with a whole […]

Innovation

Tender Evaluation Proposal

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How does a company win new business? Sales, Marketing, Strategy and Product or Business Model Innovation can all play an important role. The business world is a competition in which competitive advantages determine the winners. A specific case of business competition is public tenders. Below I am proposing a theoretical method to evaluate the tenders […]

Innovation

Making it happen in an innovative way

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Making it happen in an innovative way

No matter if we are speaking about a project at work, a startup or achieving a personal goal, how do you make things happen? Do you aim to innovate when it comes to the methods of accomplishing your goals? As per the Government of New Zealand, “Innovation is the creation, development and implementation of a […]

Chromecast

Robot Vacuum Cleaner Feature Request

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Robot Vacuum Cleaner

Following money management advice: “Invest in service that saves your time”, last year I went and bought a Robot Vaccum Cleaner. To mee, the one hour and a half, two hours that I was spending weekly vacuuming and mopping my Berlin flat, could have been spent better. I do like my apartment to be clean; […]

Random Thoughts

Methods for Solving Problems

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Problem Solving

This site is mostly about ideas that I can’t put in practice by my own. However, in my professional life, things are completely different. One way or another I get lots of things done and I prefer to keep it this way. I am going to share in this blog post a couple of methods […]

Artificial Intelicence

The Age of Robots has started!

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The Age of Robots

Introduction It’s 2050 and Robots are already part of our everyday life. All economic sectors are now dependent on them. Someone looks back and asks himself when The Age of Robots has started? Short History The first instance of a mechanical device built to regularly carry out a particular physical task occurred around 3000 B.C. […]

IT Recruiting

Technical Interview Method

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Interview

Sometimes Innovation is simply about doing a normal thing in a different way. It doesn’t have to be rocket science if it brings an improvement to an existing tool or process. With this in mind, you can read below my personal developed technical interview method. I applied it multiple times and as far as I […]

Android

RPA for Mobile devices

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The Age of Robots

Since I haven’t changed my mind in the mean time (I rarely do) and still believe that Smartphones will replace laptops eventually, I’m thinking why there isn’t an RPA for Mobile devices just yet? Perhaps Apple is breaking the ice towards it through Shortcuts app, introduced in iOS 12 and standardized as a built in […]

Amazon

High Availability Prerequisites

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High Availability Layers

Introduction This post is not so much about Innovation, it does not present new and possible good ideas, but it serves Innovation in rather a different way. Whenever an innovative idea requires an IT implementation, best practices should be followed and I found that most of the times the High Availability topic is rather misunderstood […]

Android

Smart phones will replace laptops

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Smart phones will replace laptops

Summary I am thinking more and more these days that smart phones will replace laptops and personal computers. Of course I’ve made a couple of Google searches on it to see if there already are solutions, but per what I was able to see for now there are only early stage solutions, nothing polished, nothing […]