Hi, I’m ntlk, and this is my blog.

I keep a notebook of snippets, photos, recipes and drawings on tumblr. Occasionally hyper_linda and I talk about technology on our podcast. My tilde.club page has a list of books I recently read.

My portfolio lives on a separate site.

Please use the singular they pronoun (they/them/their) when speaking about me in the third person.

Citizen Ex

9 June 2015

I worked with James Bridle to build browser extensions that let you look at your browsing habits just like the algorithms of surveillance agencies do.

Accidentally sharing too much

17 March 2015

The fact that multiple people can use a single object to input data into separate accounts is smart, but the way permissions are handled lacks an understanding of how people live.

Recording in Progress

14 February 2015

I wasn’t sure what to expect from Recording in Progress, but I had a vague idea of what goes on when people get together to record an album. Granted, it’s an unusual album, given that the musicians are working in a room fitted with a one-way glass in an art gallery, but I had a rough idea what it might be like.

2014 Yearnotes

12 January 2015

I realised at the beginning of last year that I had become too comfortable with my job and craved a new challenge, so in April I left Makeshift to become a freelancer again.

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