Participating in The Old Computer Challenge (v2)!

I’ve decided to participate in the The Old Computer Challenge v2. In this challenge, we pretend we’re on a 1990s-style modem (metered) connection, so we’re only allowed to be online for one hour a day (except for work).

My partner Alida has decided to join as well.

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Last year we’ve both had a wonderful time spending a week during our vacation almost completely offline. I think it’s something worth doing more regularly.

We’ve decided on the following “house rules”:

I expect the hardest part will be staying away from random distractions (such as Reddit or Hacker News) while at work. Waiting for another build, or a deployment? Perhaps play with the kitty instead.