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All entries of the The Jolly Teapot are written by yours truly: my name is Nicolas Magand and I currently live in Strasbourg, France.

This blog features commentary and links to articles on topics such as software & hardware, media & platforms, and all things Apple.


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The name of this blog is inspired by this excellent Tom Gauld’s cartoon, and the highlight colour comes from this famous car.

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

Something to read

On finding the perfect text editor: the one that’s right for you

Why it makes sense for news orgs to remove their paywalls during the coronavirus crisis

Microsoft Surface Duo first impressions: first-gen device, immature vision

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

Last December

A Clubhouse Story

What’s on my Mac — 2021 edition

Saving lives by improving forest fire reporting in Portugal

Social media during terrorist attacks: How useful is it for journalists?

🎷 My favourite songs

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