You want to know about me? I’m a staunch member of that crusty group of hard done-by people known as ‘Generation X’. I’m sure that will become obvious over time.
I care about the environment but drive a fairly thirsty 6 cylinder BMW. I get away with it because I don’t drive it that much and prefer to walk (or so I tell myself).
I’m into computers but don’t consider myself a geek (or so I also tell myself).
I’m mad keen on electronic music whether it be house, ambient, IDM, drum & bass, minimalist, dance whatever. In between I like to slip in some 80’s pop music and I keep coming back to my old prog rock classics.
I decided to start this blog as a way of sharing my rediscovery of the glory days of home computing – when 8 bits was king and the idea that it was even possible to ‘own and program your own computer’ was new and exciting.
So for anyone else who yearns for the days when a ‘virus’ was something you could prevent simply by covering your mouth when you coughed and the words ‘bootup’ and ‘wait’ were never needed in the same sentence, follow me, for at least as long as I go with this before sanity prevails …