Jaap van Ganswijk lives here
|Two ancient gentlemen looking at a print-out of the
Chipdir and trying to figure out what it's about.
Some scripts to access Amazon's XML Web Services.
|Machiavelli, the 16th century writer about ways of governing and waging war.
His most famous book is 'The Prince' (170 kbyte).
|Milton Friedman, one of the most important free market economists.
Some quotes from Zappa's album Joe's Garage.
Rp4pr's top 25 of Björk products.
A song as sung by Billie Holiday:
This Years Kisses
(By Irving Berlin)
This years crop of kisses don't seem as sweet to me.
This years crop just misses what kisses used to be.
This years new romance, doesn't seem to have a chance,
even helped by mister moon above.
This years crop of kisses is not for me,
for I'm still wearing last years love.
The standard for country name abbreviations
like NL for the Netherlands.
When the WWW started to become popular in 1994/1995 it was usual to put
one's bookmark file on one's home page.
Mine is from early 1995. A lot of pages probably have gone by now...
Resume (Curiculum Vitae)
||Kindergarten, but I found it too childish so I dropped out
||Basic education at the Topschool in Groningen
||Willem Lodewijk Gymnasium
||Technical University in Delft, Industrial Design (2 years finished) and Computer Science (full 4 years finished)
||Worked as a programmer for www.ii.nl/idd/
||Worked on the Chipdir
Sea Monkeys are a kind of shrimps that come in instant-life packages with a
small aquarium-bowl and that you can keep as pets.
Other sites with info about them:
Places to buy Seamonkeys:
PC Games that I like
Here are some of the PC games that I like best.
I like strategy games best:
Some ego shooters are also very nice:
|A2 racer (all), Europe Racing, London Racer, Vakantieracer
||Especially Vakantie Racer is nice
|Grachtenracer / Miami Speedboat Racer
||I especially like the Amsterdam part.
||R&P Electronic Media, Grolier Interactive
Click of death
My IOMega Zip drive also suffers from the 'Click of Death' syndrom:
Iomega Fights Complaint About Noisy DrivesIomega plans to fight a class-action suit filed earlier this month over the loud clicking sound its Zip drives make.www.techweb.com/wire/story/TWB19980922S0009?ls=twb_text
The drives aren't just noisy, but can't read a single byte of certain 100 Mbyte
Jaap van Ganswijk <firstname.lastname@example.org>