Category: Reviews

Electrolux UltraSilencer Review

THE ELECTROLUX ULTRASILENCER vacuum cleaner (model ZUSORIGDB+). The Machine It definitely is a very beautiful and streamlined machine, and it has a very high degree of quality feel to it. The hose, pipe and handlebar is very good quality, makes no noise and is very comfortable to handle. The power of it is extremely good…


F1 Timing App 2013

FOR THE 2013 Formula-1 season I though I would treat my self with buying the official live timing app: ‘F1 Timing App 2013’ by Soft Pauer Limited. At season start it costed around €22 – a hole lot of money of a one season app. So I had high expectations, but I quickly discovered that…


The Word And The Void By Terry Brooks

TERRY BROOKS NOVEL series “The Word And The Void” is a trilogy telling the story of Nest Freemark and John Ross fighting the battle against evil daemons. He is not an author I’ve read anything off before, nor is the urban fantasy my favorite genre, but when I by chance discovered this trilogy collection book,…


Five Good C++ Books

C++ BOOKS IS something I’ve read quite a few of during the years. Having learned my lesson on buying Python books, I would like to share the five C++ books I value the most, and which I would not hesitate to recommend to others. The books target audience range from absolute beginner to advanced programmer….


Core Python Programming

I CONSIDER MYSELF at beginner level on Python programming. I’ve played with Python before at a very basic level, but my experience is, that to really learn a programming language, you have to get a book written by a writer that knows the language well. Looking around the world wide web, the Core Python Programming…


Peter Falk – Just One More Thing

PETER FALK IS one of my favorite actors, especially in the character of genius detective, Lieutenant Columbo. The book Just One More Thing – Stories From My Life is the self biography of Peter Falk. It is wonderfully is written in an easy readable and informal language that is sprinkled with a lot of humor….


Trying KDE 4 On Windows

KDE4 ON WINDOWS is a very exiting and ambitious project of the people in the KDE project. The thought of having all those wonderful KDE applications available whether I’m on my Linux box, my Mac OS X box or even my Windows XP box is very appealing, so I had to give the new KDE-Windows…


Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000

IT WAS TIME to finally replace the old dinosaur keyboard. My Microsoft Natural Keyboard at work had sustained some unfixable sticky keys after many years of writings, so a replacement had to be found. Once more I was thinking of finding another used Microsoft Natural Keyboard (done this before to have a keyboard both at…


Beginning Lua Programming

I BOUGHT THIS book as a supplement to Programming in Lua, second edition in hope of getting things explained with more practical examples. Thankfully this is also the case for this book. There are many programming samples in this book that all takes great effort in elaborating the features or problems of the topic at…


Programming in Lua, Second Edition

THIS BOOK IS indispensable when it comes to Lua programming. It is written with great insight of the Lua language and its history (not surprisingly as it’s written by the creators for the official Lua implementation). The book starts of with the simple stuff and then progresses into the more advanced features, and even though…