"taxtool": [source] It becomes to cumbersome to use MS Excel or Google Spreadsheets to make sense of my crypto currency taxes. I need more precise tooling. So I build taxtool, which is a small CLI that helps me sanitize my tax data.
"rugpullindex.com" [product] [launch post] [blog]: A "rug pull" is a new type of attack where a malicious party pulls a significant portion of liquidity from a market to take profits. As attacks for on-chain crypto currency exchanges accumulate, I launch an index that rates markets by their risk of getting rug pulled. I get sponsored by the Ocean Protocol Foundation to develop the project further.
"SARS-CoV-2, A Threat to Privacy?" [hackathon submission] [arxiv submission]: I find some amazing contributors at the wirvsvirushackathon.org, a hackathon organized by the German government, and we write a paper about privacy in times of crisis.
"WASM SYNTH" [source] [live] [slides] [talk]: I decide that I want to spend more time working with music and so I build a synthesizer myself. I also write a blog about it and give a talk at the Berlin web audio meetup.
"Planet A" [source] [live] [intro post] [recap post]: Some members of Social Dist0rtion Protocol and I decide that we want to do our part in the fight against climate change and so we develop a "serious social game" to playfully raise awareness about tragedy of the commons problems.
"0xdeface.me" [source] [live] [wp] [talk]: After months of Ethereum smart contract hacking, I decide that I have to do something about security. I write a whitepaper for a project called 0xdeface me. It's a security vulnerability submission process protocol specification. l0l.
"Social Dist0rtion Protocol" [live]: Me and the crew attend chaos computer congress. For the first time, we call ourselves officially "Social Dist0rtion Protocol" and launch a game called huntzuckerberg.xyz. [source].
"artonomous at ETHBerlin" [source] [devpost] [intro by simon] [more details]: I take part in the ETHBerlin hackathon and find myself in an amazing time working on an autonomous non-human artist. Our team wins the hackathon. I'm extremely sleep-deprived but happy.
"ipfs-converter.com" [source] [hn post]: I get frustrated using centralized video converter websites. I want distributed systems now! And so I foolishly decide to build a website that converts and uploads any type of movie file directly to IPFS. I submit the site to hacker news and they love it. So much that they crash the site.
"(F)unemployed": I quit my job at BigchainDB to travel, chill and explore new stuff.
"Piano lessons": I start playing the piano.
"Berlin Marathon 2017": I run the Berlin Marathon.
"BigchainDB V1.0 released!" [recording]: I give a talk at the BigchainDB monthly meetup about the new features of BigchainDB v1.0. I also do my first live coding ever! So exciting!
"json-resume-paper" [source] [live]: I'm looking for a job in Berlin, so I need a resume. I find jsonresume.org and think it's a cool idea. I build a theme and submit it to their website. It becomes surprisingly popular.
"Using Textual Emotion Extraction in Context-Aware Computing" [pdf]: I write my bachelor thesis about emotion extraction in text and context-aware computing.
- "privacypatterns.eu" [live]: As a Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft, I help to build an interactive portal to curate privacy-enhancing patterns.