About this site

The Jolly Teapot is a blog featuring commentary and links to articles mostly about media, technology, Apple, and more. All entries are written by yours truly: my name is Nicolas Magand and I currently live in Strasbourg, France.

The tech behind this blog

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All posts are written in Markdown, mostly using TextEdit nowadays: you can have a look at the source file of each entry by appending the following to its URL:


The domain name is registered with Cloudflare.

That’s me, Nicolas (photo by my wife Olga)That’s me, Nicolas (photo by my wife Olga)

Featured entries 🫖

The Lotus philosophy applied to blog design

Twitter: The End

There is no place like home: Why I love my blog

Browsing the web in 2021 is a terrible experience

When your PR services appear to be like the devices you sell: refurbished

Last December

My favourite songs

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