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Archive for June 18th, 2018

Lidl W5 oils are identical to Pennasol types

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/06/18

For my link archive: [WayBackW5motorolja på Lidl

Ihr Fax vom 21.10.2009

Sehr geehrter Herr Stanusic,

gern bestätigen wir Ihnen, dass entsprechend der folgenden Aufstellung die Produkte identisch sind.

PENNASOL Multigrade Super HD 15W40 = W5 CARCARE Engine Oil 15W40
PENNASOL Super Light 10W40 = W5 Ecotech Engine Oil 10W40
PENNASOL Super Pace 5W40 = W5 Supertech Engine Oil 5W40
Mit freundlichen Grüßen

Mineralöl-Raffinerie Dollbergen GmbH

i.V. Hartmann i.A. Fricke

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Choosing a centralized logging and monitoring system

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/06/18

Interesting read:

Searching through logs and remoting to a machine to check it’s load is not a fun thing to do. This is why I’ve decided to look for a centralized logging service. And what I’ve chosen.

It looks like Microsoft App Insight is very much worth trying.


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Practical Color Theory for People Who Code

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/06/18

Recommented reading and playing: [Archive.isPractical Color Theory for People Who Code which is not just about the colour wheel, but also about:

  • desaturation
  • mixing
  • contrast for tints and shades

Oh: don’t forge the “Party Mode” (:




Posted in Color (science), Color (software development), Development, LifeHacker, Power User, science, Software Development, UI Design | Leave a Comment »

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