Random thoughts of wisdom - the personal blog of Michael Holm Andersen

New theme and more content!

I finally found the time to upgrade my blog to the most current version of BlogEngine.NET As you can see I also switched to a new design in the process - and I have decided to change a few things around here: I will begin publishing a newsletter (signup form is coming very soon!) – I’m planning o... [More]

Bachelor Degree in Web Development

Yay! – I have finished my Bachelor Degree in Web Development, and are now a full-time teacher at UCN This spring I will be teaching mostly Operating System and Database theory on the Computer Science line of educations. I look forward to say “Hello, and welcome!” to a lot of (for me) new students.... [More]

Dreams are easy. Action is hard.

A little inspiration for all your dreamers out there! To quote Craig Jarrow: “Dreams can inspire you, but goals can change your life.” From:10 Big Differences Between Goals and Dreams That You Must Know

I’m teaching again…

I’ve started teaching again, and so far I really like it! :-)  The students and staff are really friendly, and the topics are great (web development, databases, operating systems etc.) The place is called University College Nordjylland or simply UCN, and the place where I teach is at Sofiendal... [More]

Going to TRSAC (once again!)

Phew! – Time goes fast!! Once again I will be attending TRSAC together with Kim and Ruben (of litewerx), plus many other geeks from “the good old days”. If you get a chance be sure to check out TRSAC – as they say on the website: “The party was founded as a reaction to the lameness of The Party in ... [More]

Off topic: Making of the Korean Actress "Song Hye Kyo"

As some of you may know I have a past making/teaching 3D computer graphics – so I just had to mention this, and show how far 3D has come in its pursuit of creating realistic 3D imagery: 100% 3D computer generated using Zbrush and 3DSMAX– WOW!! – See the image in hi-res here: http://www.cgarena.c... [More]

Gradient typography in webdesign

Just surfin’ the web, I found this nice blog post about gradient typography in webdesign and should I would share it :-)

Cool 1920x1200 wallpaper

If you’re looking for a nice wallpaper for your 24” (1920x1200) monitor and are a bit tired of all the Windows 7 “art-deco” type wallpapers, take a closer look at this: A coloured (kind of RGB) wood – the original image is in 1920x1200 – click to download: 1920x1200-colour-wood-flip.jpg

C64 Music Library

If you’re – like me – is a huge fan of old C64 (SID) music, then direct your browser over to the Stone Oakvalley's Authentic SID Collection (SOASC=) and browse / download just about any tune ever released for the C64 in MP3 format: ..and ohh – I you’re into Ami... [More]

EF4.0 – Model First video

If you’re looking at/using VS2010 and “playing around” with EF4.0, take a look at this video about “Model First” (a new feature in EF4.0):