Month: November 2011

Posted on: November 28, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

A must have in any elevator…

While I was exploring the outer rims of office buildings the other day, I discovered a feature most modern elevators seem to be missing: ashtrays. I am sure you are aware of the ashtrays in airplanes. Even the most modern airplanes, like the Airbus A380, have ashtrays. One has to …

Posted on: November 12, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Steve Lukather live on stage in Hamburg

On friday, 11.11.11, I enjoyed Steve Lukather on his All’s Well That End Well tour live on stage at the Markthalle in Hamburg. He was accompanied by Eric Valentine on drums, Renee Jones on bass and the marvelous Steve Weingart on keyboards. As a huge fan of TOTO and Steve himself, it is …

Posted on: November 8, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

George Duke live at The Fabrik in Hamburg

On Sunday, Nov 6 2011, George Duke himself was on stage at the Fabrik in Hamburg. His show included various tunes from past decades such as Brazilian Love Affair and Miles Davis’ Tutu as well as tracks from the lates album Deja Vu.   The band was ok, with a solid …

Posted on: November 7, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Table Connect for iPhone… a fake afterall

Although it makes me sad, the team behind the table connect for iPhone revealed the truth behind their viral campagne at TEDxVienna on October 22… it’s a fake afterall. Take a look at the video of the event:

Posted on: November 6, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Rattling my cage – iPhone 4S vibrate buzz

I admit, I am happy to have the new iPhone 4S, although Siri does not satisfy my deepest desires for finally having a computer to talk just like the Star Trek Computer Voice. However, one thing does not make me happy. Compared to the iPhone 4, the new iPhone seems …

Posted on: November 6, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Dreaming of snow, California style…

Although it’s almost Christmas again, it seemed quite strange to see the Christmas decoration available at The Holiday Shoppe in Sausalito, California. Not only was it almost 70° F (around 22° C) late that night, there was a snow machine on display. There are tons of other things available. If you …