JKLÖ is the New HJKL

jklö keys

A few months ago I switched from Windows to Ubuntu. On Windows I used the mouse for many tasks but on Ubuntu this has changed dramatically. i3 It all started with a friend telling me about the tiling window manager i3. It took a few days to get used to it and configuring the key bindings was a little annoying but now I’m more than happy with it. Especially the navigation using the jklö (german keyboard layout) or jkl; (american… Read More

What is Web Science?


The decision which area to choose for studying the Master wasn’t easy to make because of the many alternatives that were available. I gathered some information to find out more about Web Science and what the curriculum could look like. In this post I want to share my current understanding of the term Web Science. Definition Let us first have a look at some definitions of Web Science: “Web science is the socio-technical science that investigates how the World Wide… Read More

Hello World!

Hello World!

…ok, maybe I should put a little more into my first post than just “Hello World!”. My name is Martin Körner, I’m studying computer science at the University of Koblenz-Landau, Campus Koblenz, Germany, and I’m currently writing my bachelor thesis. I’ve been playing with the idea of starting a blog for quite some time and, as you can see, I couldn’t resist any longer. But why? Well, the main reason sounds a little boring at first: I want to learn… Read More