This might not seem like much, but collecting all my phd related writings in chapters and folders to prepare for a full dissertation draft meant a lot to me over the past days.
It still doesn't really matter what the actual result of all this will be, just having it bundled together it what I'm after now.
Insertion of letters between all the images is ongoing, in case anyone noticed their absence.
Maybe I'll have to redo the drawn models, or maybe not ... I quite like their exploratory, shabby, drafty feel.
Evolution of a hybrid Product Service System design framework. A hexaptych. #phdchat
My mother tends to be the person I send stuff to to check if it makes sense for someone who's only mildly interested in the topic. Let's hope her enthousiasm radiates to my phd commission members...
Day 2, when the wordcount is better than expected.
"Het groeit wel terug" (translates to : it will grow back) - one of the stronger on point statements in a while regarding the current state of society and consumerism. https://pixelfed.social/p/dries/130278486924464128
Also : I can't be more grateful all people who stick up and keep supporting me in this process. This will need a longer word of thanks at some point ;-)
Suitcase for the week. Reference works, good keyboard & clothes.
My mindset feels good, let's go.
Finishing the damn thing will be the only way for me to find peace of mind. It doesn't really matter that much if I get the actual degree (I regard that as a handy side effect), I just need some bundled writing which consolidates my thinking and work of the past 10 years.
Hey #fosdem livestream team, all mics are left open after the talks. It feels a bit odd being able to listen in on private conversations once q&a finished.
What I like about it mostly is the mundane way the writer goes about with high tech, managing to introduce complex ideas in a rather 'obvious' and humane fashion.
Some weeks ago I read a short story by Robin Sloan. Since it keeps coming back to my mind, I scanned my copy. It's a short read, but it resonated really well with me. https://storage.luckycloud.de/f/efb046c82d3e4d2aae2e/
Next generation alchemist * Full stack human #nobot
Home to the Roeckoe family & some friends