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Testing

2018-12-07 Simon says ...

Hello, here goes.

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Automate shell commands with a simple Rakefile

2017-12-07 Simon says ...

Below are three examples of how to automate Bash commands with Rake.

Installation...

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Generate your CV in HTML, PDF and DOCX with Asciidoc

2017-12-06 Simon says ...

The following is a simple workflow for generating your CV in HTML, PDF and DOCX formats using...

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Create a Jekyll blog on GitHub in 12 easy steps

2017-12-05 Simon says ...

Blogging with Jekyll and GitHub Pages is a real pleasure. Write your posts in simple...

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'grundsätzlich' – a tricky German word

2017-11-30 Simon says ...

The term grundsätzlich has various meanings, some of which are almost diametrically...

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'sogenannt' – a tricky German word

2017-11-27 Simon says ...

The German term sogenannt has a neutral connotation. In contrast to the English...

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'Kompetenz' – a tricky German word

2017-11-24 Simon says ...

The German term Kompetenz has a somewhat broader meaning and usage than the English...

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'sowie' – a tricky German word

2017-11-21 Simon says ...

The German term sowie has three main meanings: 'and', 'as well as' and 'as soon as'....

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Miscellaneous post 1

2017-11-19 Simon says ...

World Without Mind, The Existential Threat of Big Tech
By Franklin...

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'entsprechend' – a tricky German word

2017-11-17 Simon says ...

The German term has a strong literal meaning of 'according to' or 'in accordance with', but...

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