Who I am
What I do
Tips and tricks
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Who I am
I am 65. I have been married for 42 years to the same woman (!),
so we are pretty much used to each other by now.
I like dogs and good food (not necessarily in that order).
I am interested in science, and I keep informed as much as I can.
I also like to connect to the Internet to find tips and tricks and more or less useful,
or entertaining (or both) software.
I like (not necessarily electronic) games of reflexion and/or adventure, but not action
games (my reflexes are not up to that).
Incidentally, I also like computers.
And I hate sports, any kind of sports (including on television), except maybe
Sumo (which I don't practise).
I built my first computer in 1979. It came as a kit
with a naked motherboard and all the components, to be soldered
on it, in a box on the side. It was called "NASCOM 1". It had 2 Kilobytes RAM
(yes, you read correctly!) extensible to 16 Kb.
It was built around a Zilog Z80®, and used a black-and-white TV as its monitor.
I didn't do much with it, but it did teach me a lot about those infernal
For more information on this antiquated machine, please see this site:
MIXTEL (use the "Nascom Information" link for
I have been living in Paris since my early childhood.
I received all my education here. I can't even imagine living anywhere else than
in a city
But everyone to their tastes, right?
I also like derision in any circumstance,
which not everybody appreciates
A few pictures of my dog