It's official now - domain name reinisfischer.com is on

Updated: 10 October, 2013 seen 1,166

Today on October 10, 2013, I have bought domain name reinisfischer.com where I'll going to write about things I care. You might wonder - there are actual blog posts on this domain? Well, yes I started to blog before I bought a domain name. Today is the official launch of mine personal blog If you are wondering, who the hell I'm - here is…

Ukraine vs Poland by GDP 1990-2012

Updated: 10 October, 2013 seen 22,458

Recently I wrote an article about Ukraine's GDP since collapse of Soviet Union.In that post I promised to compare GDP of Ukraine versus Poland.Why those two? They are neighboring countries, both of them have been under Iron Curtain, population is about the same size.So few basic data about Ukraine:Population: 45.59 (fall from 51.89 in…

Aliyev to run Azerbaijan for next 5 years

Updated: 9 October, 2013 seen 535

According to the Central Election Commission in Azerbaijan, 84,72% of voters who participated in the presidential elections gave their votes for Ilham Aliyev. I remember, somewhere heard thought, that if president of Russia visits some country before awaiting presidential elections - the current president will win. Since, president of…

Baku to build worlds tallest building

Updated: 8 October, 2013 seen 2,683

As already mentioned in one of my previous posts - Azerbaijan is aimed to build artificial island archipelago called Khazar Islands with worlds largest building on it - Azerbaijan Tower. Estimated cost for such a mega project is 100 bln USD, which is more than total of Azerbaijan's GDP.The cost of Azerbaijan Tower will be 3 bln USD: The…

Azerbaijan vs United Arab Emirates by GDP 2011

Updated: 7 October, 2013 seen 1,149

The other day I was reading an interesting article on NYTimes - Azerbaijan Is Rich. Now It Wants to Be Famous. The article is quite interesting, and in a place where it's told that Azerbaijan will build up a Khazar Island archipelago I started to smile, not to say to laugh, but, no need to laugh. I decided we should compare Dubai and…

Ukraine's GDP growth 1990-2012

Updated: 7 October, 2013 seen 2,804

Today I red an article on Kyiv Post, informing that World Bank has announced it's forecast for Ukraine's GDP has been cut down to zero this year. I remember I watched a documentary series about Collapse of Soviet Union, and former Ukrainian president Leonid Kravchuk told, that Soviet Union without Ukraine is not a Soviet Union. This…

Caucasus vs Baltics by forecast GDP 2013

Updated: 6 October, 2013 seen 1,483

In on of my previous posts - I measured GDP's in Baltic states and Caucasus in 2012. And in that blog post I asked a question, which of the regions first will achieve mark 100 bln USD GDP. In 2012 Baltic states had 92.47 billion USD in total, and Caucasus 92.94 billion USD in total. By doing simple calculations we easily could find out…

Multiple image upload a once Drupal

Updated: 5 October, 2013 seen 2,056

Have you been sick and tired of uploadin images one by one on your Drupal site? It's quite frustrating if you have many images to upload. Well I guess you could try to use some Media module. But for those who like total control of everything in their Drupal installation there is painless solution - Drupal modules called Multiupload…

Nordic countries GDP 2012

Updated: 5 October, 2013 seen 2,544

In one of my previous posts, I compared Baltic states to the Caucasus by GDP in 2012. Now it's time to see - what's the economy of Nordic countries? GDP in Nordic countries 2012 Denmark 314.2 billion USD Finland 250 billion USD Iceland 13.66 billion USD Norway 499.7 billion USD Sweden 525.7 billion USD As we can see from data provided…

Drupal views taxonomy map

Updated: 4 October, 2013 seen 2,226

Even wondered or thinked about - to display terms of your Drupal powered site on a map? Is it possible? Yes it is.Things you will need to display taxonomy terms on map:Taxonomy module enabled, location module, Gmap module, Views module Enable modules: location for taxonomies, location cck field. If you haven't enabled Field UI module,…