vrypan — Panayotis Vryonis
My blog is a digital scrapbook of ideas, thoughts and personal events. My digital home is www.vrypan.net.
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August

10
Sao Paulo #travel #en
Business trip to Sao Paulo, Brazil.  
05
My Synology DS916+: a year later. #en #howto
How I set it up, how I use it and my overall impressions after a bit more than a year with it.  

July

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May

19
Ποιός ο λόγος ύπαρξης των πνευματικών δικαιωμάτων; #gr #copyrights #intellectual property
Είναι σημαντικό να έχουμε κατά νου ότι τα πνευματικά δικαιώματα δεν υπήρχαν από πάντα, αλλά είναι ένα νομικό κατασκεύασμα. Είναι επίσης σημαντικό να έχουμε κατά νου ότι τα δικαιώματα αυτά αλλάζουν συνεχώς.  

April

21
Print vs online magazines. #print #en #thoughts
Why do I enjoy reading print magazines when I can find the same articles online?  

December

28
Where is social for podcasts? #en #podcasting #ideas
Why isn't there a service where I can show the podcasts I'm subscribed too and the episodes I liked most?  

September

17
Cryptocurrencies and the Labor of Computers. #en #digitalcurrencies
Crypto is to CPU cycles what money is to human labor.  

July

03
Digital currency Industries and Indexes #en #digitalcurrency
I think we should create some digital currency indexes based on capitalisation, sector etc.  

March

17
MONODRAW rocks! #en #appreview
A powerful ASCII art editor designed for the Mac.  

February

22
A kill switch to countermeasure border controls? #en #howto #privacy
Creating a kill switch that will wipe sensitive data from my computer if asked to unlock it.  
05
Θα είναι το 2017 η αρχή μίας νέας περιόδου για το Internet; #gr
Σκέψεις με αφορμή τα 10 χρόνια από το κλείσιμο του monitor.vrypan.net.  

December

29
My feed reading setup. #en #howto
If you miss the freedom RSS used to give us before we started relying on Facebook, read on.  
15
A Driver Mode for smartphones. #en #ideas
Let’s use technology to limit -or even eliminate- distracted driving.  

November

10
The Ultimatum Game #en #politics
A social experiment that may offer an explanation about the recent political developments in the world. 

October

10
How to create a simple ASN.1 parser #en #howto
Step by step instructions to create a ASN.1 parser using asn1c. 

September

23
Blog posts without titles. #en #blogging
I find blog post titles restrictive. Here is how I got rid of them. 
02
Making GitHub part of my publishing workflow #en #howto #github
How I'm using a github repo as a notebook, and the first steps towards hosting my blog on github. 

August

12
Dear Qatar Airways, you know nothing about customer care. #en #rant #qatar airways
How Qatar Airways gave my seat to someone else after I had checked in, turned a 17h itinerary to a 30h one, and acted as if this is a normal thing to happen. 

June

29
Facebook instant articles first thoughts #en #facebook #instant articles
Facebook opened up Instant Articles to everyone a couple of months ago. I just had some time to give it a try. To be honest, I like it.