Archive for the 'general' Category

Twitter tool “followsme” to track unfollows

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

A little while ago I started a little tool for my own convenience called “followsme”. It is written in Typescript1 and runs under nodejs2. You can use it to watch a twitter account for new followers and ones who stopped following it. The reason I wrote it was the fact that tools providing unfollow tracking tend […]

WhatsApp webclient (or “security oddities of a multi million user company”)

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

I use WhatsApp1 on my Blackberry for quite some time now and it is actually making life easier for me. But a few weeks ago I came across various blog posts about their security mechanisms (if you may call them so).  Some guys reverse engineered2 the WhatsApp protocol and discovered severe security issues! There is […]

Reading

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

I’ve been reading two books lately. The first one is “Rework” and the second is called “Schlaue Zellen“. I can recommend reading both of them. They were a pleausure to read and even enlightening at parts. I won’t go into too much detail about “Schlaue Zellen” (German for “smart matter”) which is a german book about […]

Neuronal Warzone

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Long ago when I was still programming in Delphi I spent some time researching AI (artificial intelligence) with ANN (artificial neural network) and GA (genetic algorithms). The result was a little simulator I called “neuronal warzone”. Just recently when I was talking to a coworker I remembered it and decided to open source it on […]

Ancient Beachwars

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Last weekend I finally had the time to make a video of my first video game I ever developed. Beachwars was a simple jump and run game for two players on a single machine. I did the coding and a friend painted the graphics. It was a huge load of fun and taught me a […]

Hello World

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

This blog aims to present my person, my thoughts and my professional and private projects. More to come soon…