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Christof Damian
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La Ruta Minera
Mauro talked me into taking part in the La Ruta Minera sportive, conveniently he broke his collarbone before and didn't join. On paper this looked like a lot of fun. It is a bit shorter than Gran Fondo La Mussara  and a "bit" more climbing. The event starts...
Mauro talked me into taking part in the La Ruta Minera sportive, conveniently he broke his collarbone before and didn't join. On paper this looked like a lot of fun. It is a bit shorter than Gran Fondo La Mussara and a "bit" ...
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Gran Fondo La Mussara 2016 Report
Last year I attended the the Gran Fondo La Mussara , it is a great event, well organized and with a beautiful route. Sadly I was not able to finish it. I had to give up after 110 of the 189 km. I was not properly prepared due to various injuries and illness...
Last year I attended the the Gran Fondo La Mussara, it is a great event, well organized and with a beautiful route. Sadly I was not able to finish it. I had to give up after 110 of the 189 km. I was not properly prepared due ...
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Track Everything
I like to track stuff. I think it has always been like this.  But later I realized that this can also be useful to achieve goals and discover problems. Because we are very bad at noticing patterns over longer periods of time.  We might step on the weight sc...
I like to track stuff. I think it has always been like this. But later I realized that this can also be useful to achieve goals and discover problems. Because we are very bad at noticing patterns over longer periods of ti...
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New Year Resolutions 2016
It's that time of the year, when everyone makes empty promises to themselves. And I don't want to skip this important tradition. The last one I did was in 2012 , which seems like a long time ago. Usually these are along the lines of sporty stuff or loosing ...
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Bloomsky Review Update: Much better
In September I published a review of the Bloomsky Weather Station , which I summarized with " a nice toy with brilliant hardware and rubbish software.". My main complaint was that it was impossible to share an URL of the station and to get to the data, phot...
In September I published a review of the Bloomsky Weather Station, which I summarized with "a nice toy with brilliant hardware and rubbish software.". My main complaint was that it was impossible to share an URL of the statio...
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Bloomsky Review
The Bloomsky "Weather Camera" is a weather station with built-in camera. I first saw it on a Kickstarter Campaign , which was pretty successful. I snapped one of the early birds deals and later added a solar panel. Expected delivery was December 2014 (ha!),...
The Bloomsky "Weather Camera" is a weather station with built-in camera. I first saw it on a Kickstarter Campaign, which was pretty successful. I snapped one of the early birds deals and later added a solar panel. Expected de...
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Half Time for New Year Resolutions
Half a year is over and it is time to see how my New Year Resolutions are going. Yoga Everyday Pretty well I would say. Since I started tracking it with HabitBull I have done it in three of four days. I found it harder when traveling or with days where I ha...
Half a year is over and it is time to see how my New Year Resolutions are going. Yoga EverydayPretty well I would say. Since I started tracking it with HabitBull I have done it in three of four days. I found it harder when tr...
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Gran Fondo Barcelona 2016 Review
race number This year I took part in the second Gran Fondo Barcelona . A Gran Fondo or Sportive is basically a large group ride with a given route, which shouldn't be competitive. The advantage is that you are often travelling on closed roads and there is s...
race number This year I took part in the second Gran Fondo Barcelona. A Gran Fondo or Sportive is basically a large group ride with a given route, which shouldn't be competitive. The advantage is that you are often travelling...
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Yoga
As I have mentioned in my New Year Resolutions 2016 post I have started doing yoga. The main reasons for this are: The meditation part Some of the sessions are so relaxed that you fall asleep and even if your mind is racing at the beginning of a practice, a...
As I have mentioned in my New Year Resolutions 2016 post I have started doing yoga. The main reasons for this are: The meditation part Some of the sessions are so relaxed that you fall asleep and even if your mind is racing a...
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UPDATE: I posted a followup to this, with information about the new software and API and now highly recommend the Bloomsky Station http://christof.damian.net/2015/12/bloomsky-review-update-much-better.html
UPDATE: I posted a followup to this, with information about the new software and API and now highly recommend the Bloomsky Station The Bloomsky "Weather Camera" is a weather station with built-in camera. I first saw it on a ...
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The other day I read an interesting critique of Barcelona's cycling infrastructure titled "The Arrogance of Space", by the Copenhagenize Design Company. As an avid cyclist, and having recently visi...
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  • devex
    2013 - present
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    Lead Platform Architect, 2012 - 2013
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