Why is "eudämonistischer Gesichtspunkt" translated as "pleasurable aspect"? (The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism)

It's clearly a misrendering of Weber...

I started reading Max Weber's "The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism" in preparation for a Bachelor's program in Business Administration (extra-occupational program).

I hope it serves as a good entry point into the world of business and economics given my background in human sciences.









Noam Chomsky: Internationalism or Extinction

The latest documentary film featuring Noam


and work quite nicely together. Sync between desktop and mobile seems to work fairly reliably as well.

Perhaps a note-taking app I can use in the long term!

Just found out that Ubuntu Store has been closed for good. A real pity as I was interested in checking out some merchandises... 😢


ドイツ映画『Werk ohne Autor』を観て


フロリアン・ヘンケル・フォン・ドナースマルク監督のドイツ映画『Werk ohne Autor』の批評。ドイツ人画家ゲルハルト・リヒターの前半生を描いた映画。

Age of Surveillance Capitalism: “We Thought We Were Searching Google, But Google Was Searching Us”

At its core, surveillance capitalism is parasitic and self-referential. It revives Karl Marx’s old image of capitalism as a vampire that feeds on labor, but with an unexpected turn. Instead of labor, surveillance capitalism feeds on every aspect of every human’s experience.


Guest: Shoshana

»Radfahrern wird bewusst, wie furchtbar die Welt durch das Auto wird. Und sie beginnen, ihren Lebensraum, den Lebensraum ihrer Kinder und auch die Natur zu verteidigen. Autofahrer fahren einfach weg und suchen sich einen Platz, von dem sie glauben, dort wäre es schöner. Der Autofahrer ist absolut asozial. Er merkt es nur nicht.«

Today Bernie Sanders announced his 2020 presidential run. Will the DNC fix its primary "market" again? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhsjmKDwPAw

Nextcloud in 2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣8️⃣
💯 >500 contributors
🏗️ more than doubled customer base
🎤 over 200 apps
☑️ much more!

2019 is shaping up to be even better!

Nice to have a girlfriend that is willing to use to communicate ✉️ and share photos 🖼️ .

I'm at least freed from and , both of which are getting creepier by the day.


A lot of young people seem not to be going to cinema 🎦 anymore as they can simply watch , Video, or the like comfortably at home (or so it is told).

But I'm rather devastated by the poor selection of its offerings (at least here in Germany) as I started a trial month with Netflix last month.

There are hardly any documentary films that are worth watching. Neither are there many international, arthouse films on offer.









"Europe to fund bug bounties for 15 open source programs, including VLC, Drupal and Notepad++"

Tools: 7-zip, Apache Kafka, Apache Tomcat, Digital Signature Services (DSS), Drupal, Filezilla, FLUX TL, the GNU C Library (glibc), KeePass, Notepad++, PuTTY, PHP Symfony, VLC Media Player and WSO2

Großartig! Eine sinnvolle Investition in die Sicherheit von jedem. Das geht zurück auf Julia Reda.






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