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Yes we’re still alive ;) No jokes apart, it’s time for a year retrospective.
Normally, a retrospective consists more or less about asking the following three questions:
For a year recap, let’s change it a bit.
2012 was a successful year. Beside relocating to a new home together with my girlfriend I also managed to finish my exam to the 2nd Dan in Yoseikan Budo.
I didn’t even recognize, but when browsing through the year recap posts of past years, one point was always a restyle of my blog.
This year (actually already in September), after about six years on Blogger, I completely changed the way of how my blog is being hosted and constructed, namely by using a static site generator, Jekyll, hosted on GitHub. A couple of days ago I then renewed the style and overall appearance of the site as well. So, why the change and why the restylings?
So, the current design has been written from ground up by myself, obviously with the help of Bootstrap (and my girlfriend which had the role of combining the right colors, you know ;) ). The focus was to keep it simple with major importance on facilitating the reading of the posts itself as that’s what the blog is for. So, I hope you enjoy it and as always, feedback is welcome!
I read tons of blogs and news which all get bundled for me by Google Reader. The ones that I probably read most and which come to my mind right now, are
Yep, this year was my 1st QCon conference in London. It was amazing, with great speakers! And London was great as well btw. I actually returned to London for holidays a couple of month ago with my girlfriend. Really nice.
I wish a Happy New Year 2013 and thanks for everyone who’s following me.