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Recovering my very old blog

I have been blogging quite a long time now. The oldest blogpost on my site was from June 2011, but I have been blogging on and off since 2004. Those old posts from 2004 until 2011 were lost for many years. I wasn’t sure what had happened exactly, so did some research and found out some things I completely forgot about.

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Retro gaming on a very old laptop

A while ago I come across retro gaming once again. Although I am not a gamer, having grown up and started uses computers in the 1980’s retro gaming is something I do occasionally. The first computer I ever played with was a friend’s Sinclair ZX81. The first computer I owned was an Atari 800XL followed by an Philips MSX. Friends of mine had a Commodore 64. Apart from learning to program in BASIC (what kick-started my life in IT), I also played games on it so I know a lot of the major games from that era.

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SelectQuotedText 1.1.0 released

Today I released version 1.1.0 of SelectQuotedText.

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Gisteren was er een hoogtepunt in zonneactiviteit en dat leverde ook hier in Nederland mooie plaatjes op van het noorderlicht. Alleen had ik dat even gemist. Hier in de stad is dat sowieso lastig om te zien.

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Nationale Videogame Museum

Vandaag zijn Menno en ik naar het Nationale Videogame Museum geweest in Zoetermeer. Tot voor kort wist ik niet eens van het bestaan van dit museum. Maar op Facebook kwamen we een post tegen dat er tot het einde van deze maand een pop-up museum in het centrum van Den Haag is, in de voormalige boekhandel Van Stockum.

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