Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category

Unforgettable Mails from the Past Most people have different folders in their mailbox where they keep all types of important mails from the past. Some could be work-related, some could be from special people in their lives and so on. But what they have in common is that all of them have a story to tell.. […]


Bodrum’dayim, sahilde yuruyorum, kulagimda radyonun Ege’nin karsi tarafindan getirdigi Yunanca ezgiler, aklimda gecmis ve gelecek. Bugunu dusunme gereksinimi duymuyorum, karnim az once yaptigim halis muhlis Turk kahvaltisinin doygunlugunda.. Iste Bodrum Kalesi tam karsimda 500 yildir benim gelmemi bekliyor gibi kucak aciyor bana. Bir cirpida atiyorum kendimi kalenin icine. Gecmis zamanlardaki heybetli sovalyelerin girisi kadar zorlu […]


As of today, the first period of my life has finished. Yesterday, I did my master thesis presentation and sent the latest version of my final report to my examiner which was my last assignment for the “first part” of my life, which can be summarized as studying and gathering as much information as possible. […]


I attended the exam for the “Intermediate Swedish Course” at KTH last Saturday. So I decided to see how my Swedish sounds and created this video in order to test it and get comments. It is becoming more and more easier to understand the others but speaking is definitely something else. Let’s check the video […]


Recently I have taken the “VIA Signatura Strengths Questionnaire” which is a scientific research-based test that measures 24 character strengths. It takes nearly 40 minutes and includes 240 questions. Here are my results, what about yours? Your Top Strength: Industry, diligence, and perseverance You work hard to finish what you start. No matter the project, […]


Yesterday I have succesfully passed the SCJA (Sun Certified Java Associate) certification exam which is an “ideal entry into an application development or a software project management career using Java technologies.” Well, I have taken this certification as I wanted to refresh my knowledge which I have gained during my Computer Engineering studies in the […]


Alper and I had some free time and decided to sing some songs. It has been a loooong loong time since we last did that.