Sep 29, 2022

Meeting the Linux community at my first ELC
This month I attended the Embedded Linux Conference Europe, which was co-located with the Open Source Summit Europe, and took place in Dublin, Ireland. This was my first time attending a Linux conference in-person as a contributor and it was a very special experience. This wasn't my first ever in-person …

Aug 29, 2022

Moving the blog to Codeberg
As someone who cares about FOSS, I'm always happy to move to a FOSS alternative when one shows up, provided there aren't any big drawbacks. Back when I was in University and starting to learn the ways of Git, I only knew about two Git hosting options: GitHub, the mainstream …

Jul 20, 2022

Using emojis in matplotlib
Last month, as I was writing the blog post with all the statistics for the blog's two year anniversary, the "Blog statistics after two years" post, I decided that I really wanted to have a plot with emojis. From the moment I thought of this I knew it couldn't simply …

Jun 20, 2022

Blog statistics after two years
Wow, it's been two years since I've started this blog! I'm really happy that I've still managed to keep up the one post per month. Hopefully I'll be able to keep it up for the third one! For this post I thought it would be fun to look through some …

May 27, 2022

Discovering the comfort of loudspeakers
In 2014, while on a school trip to Germany, I bought a Razer Tiamat headset. The sound was great and for the most part it was comfortable. Its only issue was the clamping force, which was a bit too much, and gave me headaches after long hours of use. I …