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Bulgaria ‣ Part 1. Sofia May 13, 2017

There's this country on our globe that is kind of special for Russian-speaking people, because they use the same alphabet but pretty different words. Which usually results in something either incomprehensible or hilarious.

That country is called Bulgaria, and I recently happened to visit its capital Sofia, and also to spend a day in the nearby Plovdiv.

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Oddland, Until Rain, Wolverine at De Boerderij May 7, 2017

It's been for the first time that a support act was as interesting for me as the headliners. At the end of the day, all three participants of The Progressive Aspects Tour proved to be up to par!

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The castlerun, third edition Apr 18, 2017

Last Easter Monday I've completed my third castlerun De Halve van De Haar, a half marathon (21.1 km) held in the park of the De Haar castle.

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Docker Indicator 0.1.0 Apr 16, 2017

If you work with Docker a lot, you might have noticed that the list of containers tends to grow out of control over time. Now and then you bump into an abandoned dusty container somewhere in the dark corner of your /var/lib.

So I've created a tiny application indicator for Ubuntu/Unity to simplify managing my container collection. Please welcome the Docker Indicator!

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My entrepreneurship ‣ The quest for work Mar 30, 2017

This post continues the series about the challenging yet rewarding entrepreneur's way, and I'd like to shed some light on my experience and learned lessons so far.

The very first question a freelancer gets is: how and where to search for work?

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David Maxim Micic, Disperse, Plini at Patronaat Mar 28, 2017

It was the second time that the surprisingly talented young Australian guitarist Plini has visited us here. In the show last year, which I didn't get to post about, he was supporting the djent stars Animals as Leaders.

This time he was himself the headliner, and his support acts were David Maxim Micic and Disperse.

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