Great success for the new Pirate Times

As I wrote yesterday, the Pirate Times – a news outlet for international pirate news – has launched, and it’s been with great success. We reached 1 000 unique visitors last night, the majority from Sweden and Germany but also from several other European countries and the USA. Yesterday night at about 15:00 UTC we […]

Pirate Times släpps

The Pirate Times, den internationella piratrörelsens nya nyhetssida släpps idag den 13 augusti! Sidan borde vara online nu på Tidningen leds av tysk-britten Gefion Thuermer och ett gäng journalister, däribland jag. Jag kommer att fokusera på nyheter från Norden och Östasien, och min första artikel – om den svenska Breddningsbloggen – är en av […]

My RSS feeds

Having gone off from traditional newspapers and TV reports more and more in the last few years, I’m now getting almost all of my news from RSS feeds (what is RSS?), anything from private blogs such as mine, to larger science blogs, news outlets and organisations such as NASA, and – let’s face it – […]


In today’s copy of Extra Östergötland (an Ostrogothian daily newspaper) in the technology part (I always find it interesting hearing about the new trends and new ideas in IT and other technology), the biggest story had the title ”Still Blogging? That is sooooo 2007!”. Okay, I have never cared for trends, NEVER. I dress the […]