Glad that Star Trek Discovery is back. I enjoyed the first show of the second season, and caught myself thinking frequently that is kind of more exciting than many of the movies. Looking forward to the next episode. 🖖
Yikes. Feels like -32.
Finished V.E.Schwabs “Vengeful“, book 2 in the Villains series last night. It’s a fast paced and exciting story (as was the first one) and I like the characters. I would not mind a third book in the series, which might or might not come as the author stated in this nice interview 📚.
The other week I wrote about how I like to see in a task-manager all related info related to a specific task, when opening said task. So I was happy to notice last night that the folks at Todoist are already working to implement just that. Can’t wait for that to roll out since that […]
Kottke.org posted the other day about The World’s Fastest Human on a Bike which was 293 km/h. Which, even with all the technique involved, is mind-boggling. Just for fun I asked Wolfram Alpha and learned, that at that speed, it would take me 36.86 seconds to work. In normal life, I might make it up […]
I find that reading a book which jumps a lot between timelines in the present and various stages in the past, is way more challenging in an audiobook compared to a book-book for the lack of a better term. Surely needs more focus. I take this as a good thing.
During the week I realized that the Doctor Who’s new years episode, Resolution, is available for streaming here. I was already miffed that it wasn’t. So, I take that back and am watching it now for the second time, just to make sure. It’s such a great episode.
As I just finished Stephen King’s “The Stand” I realized again, how much fun it is to read such a long story. It is almost as one becomes part of the story, acquainted to the characters and part of the world it plays in, which in this specific case is probably not necessarily desirable. 📚