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Johan Bové

Johan Bové

Johan Bové

Johan Bové

How old is your main daily computer?

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I got a Surface Pro 3 in February 2015 and today it is still my main personal computer. Thanks to Microsoft Windows 10's commitment and performance improvements I was able to get by until today.

The device IS getting old however. The fan is spinning constantly and the battery life is just enough to shut it down when the power would drop. Surprisingly the 8GB Ram and 256GB SDRAM are still sufficient.

Most of the slow experience I get is regarding CPU.

If I get new hardware it'll probably won't  be a laptop anymore as I only sit at a desk to work on it.

Johan Bové

Johan Bové

Johan Bové

Johan Bové

Maybe we shouldn't want a fully decentralized web

I spent a large part of 2019 working with the distributed and decentralized web, especially IPFS, also known as the “Inter-Planetary File System”. I’ve written a few articles on the topic, on how you can host a web app on IPFS, one of which even ended up on the front page of HackerNews. decentralization, syndicated

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So the story of "The Stand" is already outdated, as today we know, that we all would at least be advised to wear face masks and most people would stick to it! Most people...

Johan Bové