Exploring Ireland’s Atlantic Way

Bundoran beach in Donegal, Ireland

If you love Ireland, get this wonderful book and find my photo! It was taken in 2009 at Bundoran beach during a surfing trip. Road trips truly are one the most fantastic things you can do in Ireland, even more so to hit the waves on the west coast. No matter the weather 🙂

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Digital misinformation & confirmation bias

Social networks, and Facebook in particular, are aggravating our confirmation bias. Via BloombergView: Why does misinformation spread so quickly on the social media? Why doesn’t it get corrected? When the truth is so easy to find, why do people accept falsehoods? A new study focusing on Facebook users provides strong evidence that the explanation is […]

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Home: found.

Berlin T-shirts

As the train leaves Berlin behind, I am struck by the fact that I’m leaving home. It’s been less than two months since I came in to check if there was any chance left for Germany in me. London was calling at a distance. I felt at home nowhere and everywhere, glomad-style. All that changed […]

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Dogwalk through Life

dogwalk

Some people walk down the street like it’s a catwalk. My guess is: that’s what life is to them. I figured there must be dogwalkers too. Do you live like it’s a catwalk, or do you dogwalk?

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Do what you love, or love what you do?

I have about 70 posts on draft status, but it’s been a restless year so far, keeping me from fleshing out the details of my ideas. In the meantime I just came across this wonderful insight from Paul Buchheit (GMail’s creator), which truly everyone should read: It’s often said that you should “Do what you […]

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