Already back in the old days, centuries ago in the Middle Ages, Switzerland was widely known for it’s free peasants. They were still officially part of a kingdom, Habsburg in this case, but were allowed to decide minor, low-level law questions on their own (they were “free” in a specific sense – hence “Freiamt“). What does this have in common with bicycling in the year 2021? The Freiamt is a region in… Read More

On a monthly basis I will publish my reading recommendations which mainly focus on Information Security and Outdoor Sports. All InfoSec Reading Lists can be found here.

The project over the last holidays was to rework the media device setup for the kitchen which includes the following 3 requirements: Gaming, Music and Video/Streaming. Furthermore, I didn’t want to use a standard Android/Apple device which runs out of support in a few years or ran already out of support. Hence – my choice was a Raspi-3B combined with a 15″ touch screen connected via HDMI. Let’s dive into the details!

Recently, we spent a weekend in a private hut close to Ottenleuebad, a small town in the mountains between Freiburg and Thun. Besides the amazing weather we really enjoyed, Ottenleuebad has a nature park close by: Gantrisch which we used for daily activities.

On a monthly basis I will publish my reading recommendations which mainly focus on Information Security and Outdoor Sports. All InfoSec Reading Lists can be found here.