You might think this is going to be an important post, something touching hot topics in the news. Well, you can read something else, if this is what you expect to see here today 🙂 This is one of my self-discipline posts. When I have to force myself to do something, I feel it’s easier… Read More When too much is too much
Marco Arment recently posted an interesting view on the decision of Google to close the company’s Google Reader product. While I enjoyed reading the article, as I do most of the times I read something authored by Marco, I don’t agree on its focus and I think that Marco gets the wrong conclusion from his… Read More The real problem of internet is not Google but free services
Almost five years ago, I decided to leave what I had in Italy and I moved to the United States. The basic idea was to experience life there for a year, while studying to get an LL.M. degree at UC Hastings in San Francisco. The experience was so amazing that I decided to stay there… Read More Living in Japan
Almost three years ago I moved from San Francisco to Los Angeles. I had a very interesting job offer which would have given me a unique professional opportunity and I was kind of excited about this. Unfortunately some last moment issues, connected to the visa status I had at that time, did now allow me… Read More Bootcamp and egg whites
Today I was walking to my favorite Starbucks in Santa Monica, on Broadway and Lincoln, and I passed by one of the most interesting and cool places in town, Coloft, an open space for startups. While peeking through the windows of Coloft, I saw a guy working there on his desk, with his Macbook Air… Read More Y Combinator, circa 1977
It is now 4.30am and I have been awake for at least an hour and a half. This is not something common for me. I usually wake up at around 6.00am to go to my bootcamp on the beach here in Santa Monica. Today I woke up earlier and it was not my choice. I… Read More Exploring the night
Un veloce messaggio per annunciare che questo blog si è spostato ma in realtà rimane sempre allo stesso posto! In sostanza ho rimesso il blog su WordPress.com e ho smesso di ospitarlo su uno spazio hosting a pagamento. Questo facilita di molto la gestione del blog perché posso dedicarmi solo ed esclusivamente alla scrittura dei… Read More Ci si sposta!
Per la serie “l’erba del vicino è sempre più verde”. Sono da anni un avido lettore e collezionista di fumetti. Leggo di tutto ma prevalentemente fumetti di super-eroi. Quando abitavo in Italia, compravo fumetti in lingua originale e disdegnavo le edizioni Panini per mille motivi (storie pubblicate in ritardo rispetto agli USA, storie spezzettate, etc.).… Read More L’erba del vicino
My dear friend Olga asked me to remind her about the wonderful recipe to create a delicious tiramisu. My friend, no worries, here is the mighty recipe and…let me know how the tiramisu will be! Hello! Here it is the mighty tiramisu recipe! It’s very simple. Ingredients: 2 boxes of savoiardi cookies (don’t use other… Read More Tiramisu Recipe
Stavo cercando un mio vecchio post relativo all’esperienza avuta nel 2008 a Berkeley con il mitico negozio Nintendo Icarus Games ma non sono riuscito a trovarlo. Finalmente ho beccato il post su Usenet e mi sono ricordato che in effetti avevo scritto quelle righe prima su un newsgroup italiano di console e solo successivamente l’avevo… Read More Suppa Nintendo!