Category Archives: Challenge of the month

October challenge of the month: Again Inbox zero

I completely failed with the last month challenge, my Inbox actually increased significantly. This months challenge will be again to achieve Inbox zero. Lets see how this works out this month.

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September challenge of the month: Inbox zero

This months challenge will be to achieve Inbox zero. Has been a while since I managed that.

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Jan 2012 Challenge of the month – No more Windows

A bit delayed and short, but this month I have the challenge to only use Linux (Ubuntu). I have no MS Windows OS installed anymore, no dual boot or such a thing. I still have a Mac in the house … Continue reading

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December Challenge of the month and retroperspective – The eye of the storm

Last month challenge was a big success. I published my first ebook: Distributed Version Control with Git. I also have several other articles which I’m in the process of converting them also to ebooks. I really enjoyed the process and … Continue reading

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Challenge of the month and retroperspective – Getting offline

This challenge of this month will be a publish something for the Kindle on Amazon.com. I played with the thought and the technology to convert tutorials from vogella.de into E-books for a while now and I think I should give … Continue reading

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Msisepllnig – October Challenge of the month and retropective

This month challenge is to proof-read my tutorial. I will try to find typos and correct them as fast as possible. My main focus for this will be on my Eclipse and Android tutorials. Last months challenge was a tremendous … Continue reading

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September Challenge of the month and retropective – Running out of Juice

I recently read about the fatty degeneration of the world. According to my reading material a huge percentage of the population in most countries is overweighed; even in third-world countries more people are overweighted then people which are suffering from … Continue reading

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Challenge of the Month (July) & Retroperspective – Learn basic InkScape

Challenge: This month challenge is to develop some basic skills in ImageMagick. I have seen Sergej Shafarenka creating beautiful Android Mockups with it and I figure I should spend some time learning it. Lets see how this goes, so far … Continue reading

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Challenge of the Month (June) – Reduce email backlog

I receive a lot of feedback on vogella.de, sometimes tutorial requests and lots of error and improvements corrections. The stuff I like I usually keep in my inbox until I find the time to act on it. The IT challenge … Continue reading

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May Challenge – Using less Google Analytics

This months challenge will be to use less Google Analytics and the like. I’m currently looking at the data at least daily which I believe is a waste of time. Hence I try to reduce this usage this month. I … Continue reading

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