Wow! In this post I described a strange spice that a Shilpa brought me from India some months ago. Back there I didn’t know much about it, just that it’s good with tea. In fact I didn’t even know the name, thanks to zreen for telling me!
Today I googled for that name and found that can be used to heal bronchitis, is an expectorant and can be used in general to alleviate lung infections. Cool, this is exactly what I needed and I have plenty of it at home! I’m definitely going to use it a lot in these days.
Thanks Shilpa, zreen and patrick!
No, I’m not at the concert of Depeche Mode in Bologna, even if I would love to be there. Michele had bought a ticket for me, but I had to ask him to find someone else. In fact he had no problem, it took him 20 minutes to confirm he had found a back up. Read the rest of this entry »
Part of my job is to select technical people to be hired in the company. Few months ago I happened to interview a guy for a developer position. This guy has a degree in chemistry but his career then oscillated between system administration and programming in the java world. Read the rest of this entry »