Author Archives: levadeiro

Madeira Video of the Day

levadeiro/ August 9, 2017/ Madeira, Madeira Islands, Video

This video shows the approach into Funchal-Madeira airport, starting at 5000ft. You can here and see Airbus standard operating procedures and checklists and LIVE ATC in the background giving clearances. Source: https://youtu.be/nyDfE-b1c7E

Madeira Video of the Day

levadeiro/ July 20, 2017/ Madeira, Madeira Islands, Video

Madeira – 2017 – Sneak Peek. Video by Adam Butler. https://t.co/5IdjxFkhGI #sharingmadeira #madeiraful #visitmadeira pic.twitter.com/C44CC2qa1X — Madeira Islands (@Madeira) July 20, 2017

The customer is not always king

levadeiro/ April 5, 2016/ People, Uncategorized

For me the way people treat restaurant staff reveals a person’s character. Customers who treat waiters as ‘slaves’ or ‘servants’ … I consider them as the ‘scum of earth’ and not ‘kings’. A man (or woman) who, for no reason, is actively unpleasant to waiters .. my advice is to avoided them. Also those who patronize waiters and other service

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XCS, the new digital information sickness?

levadeiro/ June 5, 2014/ Life

XCS is a term disambiguated from the word excess. It means: Consumption of too much information from traditional sources (newspapers, magazines) and digital sources (Internet, phones, television). The word XCS is a neologism. Or is it a protologism? Neologisms are words and terms that have recently been coined, generally do not appear in any dictionary, but may be used widely

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Interview with Ecomusicalis

levadeiro/ July 14, 2013/ Interview, Madeira, Music, Video

Music with nature becomes perfect and has its cause. It is born from equilibrium. Equilibrium is born of what is fair, what is fair is born from the sense of the world.

Interview with the makers of ‘WalkMe’

levadeiro/ January 3, 2013/ Interview, Levadas, Madeira, Madeira Islands

Interview with Pedro Gomes, who is Software Engineer at the University of Madeira and one of the makers of the WalkMe App. What is WalkMe? WalkMe is an iOS and Android mobile application that aims to be a guide to all hikers in Madeira Island and Porto Santo, providing useful information about the levada walks such as photos, description, map,

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