29 Dezember 2007

My Top 20 in music 2007.

Since everyone's preparing lists towards the end of this year, here comes my personal top 20 of songs from 2007. I just made a new playlist in iTunes which gives me the most played songs of 2007, which were also released this year. Were there more then one song per album on the playlist only the most played one made it on this list. So here comes.

  1. Maxïmo Park - Books from Boxes (Our Earthly Pleasures)
  2. Mika - Grace Kelly (Life In Cartoon Motion)
  3. Marié Digby / Scott Simons (shared position) - Umbrella (cover versions)
  4. Tocotronic - Kapitulation (Kapitulation)
  5. Mark Ronson - Stop Me (Version)
  6. Kosheen - Overkill (Damage)
  7. Maroon 5 - Makes Me Wonder (It Won't Be Soon Before Long)
  8. Dashboard Confessional feat. Juli - Don't Wait (Stolen - EP)
  9. David Bisbal - Silencio (Silencio - Single)
  10. James Blunt - 1973 (All the Lost Souls)
  11. Justin Timberlake - What Goes Around... Comes Around (EP)
  12. Norah Jones - Not My Friend (Not Too Late)
  13. Crowded House - Stare Me Out (Don't Stop Now - Single)
  14. Feist - 1234 (The Reminder)
  15. Ich + Ich - Vom selben Stern (Vom selben Stern)
  16. Maria Mena - Just Hold Me (EP)
  17. The Wilkinsons - Fast Car (Home)
  18. Bon Jovi - (You Want To) Make a Memory (Lost Highway)
  19. Kaiser Chiefs - Ruby (Yours Truly, Angry Mob)
  20. Kelly Clarkson - Never Again (My December)
Artists, who appeared more the one time with songs from one album/single/EP were Mark Ronson, Norah Jones, Maria Mena & Crowded House and yeah I know, I 'm as mainstream as one can be.

24 Dezember 2007

Merry Christmas everyone!

I hope you'll enjoy the holidays with your family and/or friends, I definately will. Santa better not be to stingy with the presents ;o)

Ho, Ho, Ho, children - lighten up and don't eat to much.

19 Dezember 2007

Cheap multi-touch whiteboard utilizing Wiimote!

Holy crap, that really works! Everybody's getting their pants wet about multi-touch interfaces and systems that are far from affordable and this is as easy a solution as it is cheap.

15 Dezember 2007

First minutes of Cloverfield.

Though I am obviously not a resident of any U.S. state, I still wanted to show you these first few minutes of Cloverfield.