Work less, play more. In Praise of Idleness. Since Facebook, Twitter and the rest of social media has taken over, no need for personal blogs anymore. Here is my last and final post, that describes my philosophy of life best: In ...Read More

Publicis Groupe announced today its acquisition of Flip Media, a leading digital agency in the Middle East. The agency will be folded into Leo Burnett Worldwide and will retain its name. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Dubai (UAE), Flip Media ...Read More


[gallery link="file" columns="2" orderby="title"] An amazing architecture with the (sometimes required) security and privacy...   Read More


Shell must not start drilling for oil in the protected Karoo in South Africa! Read and watch this video of Lewis Gordon Pugh OIG (a.k.a. the Human Polar Bear) about the proposed fracking for gas in the Karoo: httpv:// Ladies and gentlemen, ...Read More


Oh well, it's been ages that I have posted something on my blog - too busy and/or too little stuff to report. Today, I received this letter to the South African government that is so well written that I thought I ...Read More

BMW 3 Series

After having driven my BMW 3 series for now more than a year, I took a music CD with me to listen to it while driving. I was very surprised when the BMW display offered to actually rip the CD ...Read More


Flip Media ( launched a brand new iPhone (and soon iPad, and native Android) application that features everthing around movies in Dubai and the Middle East. Download the Naviflix application from the Apple iTunes store, or browse the mobile enabled site. ...Read More

06 Robs scared or what

Yeah - another year of strong wind at the 2010 Cape Argus Cycle tour, the world's largest timed cycle race with over 38,000 participants. After last year we thought and would have hoped for an easy ride, but the Cape ...Read More


Yeah - what a weekend! Over 40 Celsius on Sunday, which made the race organizers of the Argus MTB Challenge stop the 55km route even before the cut off time! Had a fantastic time - and good results on Saturday, but ...Read More


Since some people could not view the pictures of our wedding and honeymoon on Robyn's Facebook account, here we go again :-) [gallery link="file"] Read More

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