Astrid Beck
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Auckland Road

My new home (house on the left with creme-colored door). It has Gothic brick arches with keystones over the door and windows with moulded brickwork. Auckland Road commemorates the founding of the ...

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Goodbye Histon, Hello Cambridge

I am leaving Histon after six weeks and will move to Cambridge next week. Although Histon is not far away from Cambridge and from St. John's Innovation Center it takes 30-40 and 50 minutes, ...

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The Green in Histon

On the green, just off the main road between the two villages stands the war memorial for Histon and Impington commemorating World War 1 and 2 (last picture). The red poppies on the wreaths are a ...

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Histon

Histon is a small city just north of Cambridge with more than 4000 inhabitants. Histon has six pubs (one belongs technically to Impington, Histon's neighbour city). See also pictures of The Green in ...

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World Usability Day 13 November 2014

photo: Prof. R. Schmidt, HS Esslingen Established in 2005 by the Usability Professionals' Association, World Usability Day or Make Things Easier Day occurs annually to promote the values of ...

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Mauerfall vor 25 Jahren

25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall Today, one entry in German because of popular demand :-) BBC has some interesting footage about the events in Berlin. photo: Thomas Beck Heute mal ein ...

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My hosting company is Akendi

Akendi is a product innovation, user experience design and usability research firm. Uncovering insight on user behaviour, Akendi combines this knowledge with inspired, creative design. The results ...

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