Working from home

Working from Home – reflections during the coronavirus crisis

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It’s been three weeks since we saw drastic measures throughout the EU region to fight the coronavirus situation. In Italy, the situation has been much worse, while in Finland it’s been somewhat easier, in comparison. Yet, in Helsinki, where I live, schools closed in mid-March. While daycares remained open, the strong suggestion was to keep… Read More »Working from Home – reflections during the coronavirus crisis

Review: Plantronics (Poly) Calisto 7200, a Bluetooth speakerphone for the home office

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About a year ago I wrote about the Plantronics Voyager Focus UC headset I’m using at home (and when traveling). It’s a premium headset with stellar audio quality. I’ve used it for a year and a half now, yet I found them a bit frustrating at times. Occasionally, I have 5 or 8 calls or… Read More »Review: Plantronics (Poly) Calisto 7200, a Bluetooth speakerphone for the home office

Building a high-performance workstation PC for professional use (Part 1)

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I’ve built PCs since I was a kid. Planning and designing which parts to get, figuring out your budget and sourcing components have always been a fun experience for me. Waiting to get the parts, building the system and powering it on even before building the case “just to test it” is the highlight. And… Read More »Building a high-performance workstation PC for professional use (Part 1)