As far as I can remember: I had my first encounter with the internet in the early 2000s; with Instant Messaging and peer-to-peer networks. Back then, I had a computer running Windows.

That only lasted for a few years though.

When I started moving places, I left my desktop computer behind and relied on the (public) computers of libraries using my mail account and a USB stick as storage. In 2009 I purchased a Macbook. A couple of years later I had my first stint in a software company. That kept me busy for a few years.

In 2019 I quit working for the development of proprietary software.

In 2020 I switched back to a dumb phone.

In 2021 I traded my Macbook for an old laptop running Trisquel GNU/Linux.

Now, I do self-funded research and I am writing a book about technologies and epistemology. I posted a summary of the prologue on the homepage:

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