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Uber Russia: how to screw up your brand in 4 hours

March 11, 2015

It was an 8th March in Russia, it is a holiday – an international women’s day. Russian Uber has sent me an email the day before, saying that I can order a breakfast and its delivery on 8th March from 10:00 to 14:00, absolutely free of charge. And there was nothing that said that this […]

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Getting a travel passport in St. Petersburg: money first, bitch!

March 10, 2015

Ok, so, following my previous post, I will now tell you this. I came to St. Petersburg from Helsinki to get a new travel passport. We came to the state organization that issues those travel passports. Here comes an interesting part. There is a regular state organization (called FMS) that can issue you a new […]

Ah, the good old talking through the glass!

Russian Consulate in Finland: the lair of ultimate slowness

March 9, 2015

Ok, it is time for an ultimate nagging.
All my essential documents were stolen in Ireland during the Web Summit.
Now I will tell you how I am dealing with getting all those damn papers back!

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Dear iPhones and androidPhones, please make it last.

March 6, 2015

Dear smartphone producers, please make your battery last. Make the iPhone 2 times fatter, I don’t care, as long as it would survive for 2 days, not half-a-day.  We don’t need super slim phones, we are not dystrophic (I don’t know the proper word for those super weak people in English). We can carry […]

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Awesome User Experience: Crossposting Service IFTT.com

March 5, 2015

Nice! Really nice!
I am setting up cross-posting of my blog posts to different platforms and I stumbled upon a great service: IFTT.com
Man, that is how you create simple beautiful web service.

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Don’t make me worry about all this shit please, it’s 21st century!

March 4, 2015

Yeah supposedly it is the age of rapid progress. Super high tech startups popping here and there. People are trying to solve minuscule problems with their projects, innovations… World, please tell me then, why do I have to worry about this shitload of things: Keys Wallet, money Drivers license Passport (in case of Russia even […]