My name is Olivier Bruchez. To make it short, here's my Twitter bio*:
"Software engineer living in Switzerland, working at EPFL, passionate about software development (incl. Scala), science, technology, philosophy, music, and more."
* Dynamically retrieved from Twitter, of course!
About this website
This site is meant as a central repository for my public lists and documents, which were previously stored on Github, Google Drive, etc. It was also an excuse to start a new programming project, using Scala, Play, Akka, and more.
I have a blog on Blogger since September 2006. It is not completely integrated with this website yet, but I'm working on it.
Here are my latest posts:
- 2017-03-07: I've heard it all
- 2017-02-18: Voyager : une source de créativité ?
- 2017-01-22: 2016 en chiffres
- 2016-12-20: Troublant Bernard Stiegler...
- 2016-11-29: Végétarisme/véganisme : vers une démarche efficace
I'm also on Twitter since February 2008.
Here are my latest tweets:
- 2017-03-28: RT @TeleportInc: A proportional pie chart of the world’s most spoken languages https://t.co/7fQOwz1S1i
- 2017-03-28: So Ray Kurzweil started what some people call a "techno-religion" and Elon Musk is making it a reality. Exciting ti… https://t.co/yo6MYAuZJk
- 2017-03-27: I say: let's eat tomatoes and drink wine. https://t.co/9d4IdTEoZq
- 2017-03-16: This is huge. https://t.co/V8vqAMuqRf
- 2017-03-16: Good bye, @Dropbox! https://t.co/9Gv0lPp3zZ
What have I done lately?
The last books I read, concerts I went to, movies I saw, etc. Yes, I'm a list addict. This is a recurrent theme on this site.
|2017-03-28 - Into the woods: how one man survived alone in the wilderness for 27 years|
|2017-03-24 - Repeat After Me: Cold Does Not Increase Odds of Catching Cold|
|2017-03-24 - London-Paris electric flight 'in decade'|
|2017-03-23 - Why Facts Don't Change Our Minds|
|2017-03-13 - Did the Oscars Just Prove That We Are Living in a Computer Simulation?|
|2017-03-26 - "La Bohème" opera - Opéra de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-04 - Aziza - Salle Paderewski, Casino de Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-04 - Julian Sartorius - Salle Paderewski, Casino de Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-03 - David Sanborn & Christian McBride Trio - Salle Paderewski, Casino de Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-03 - Rosset Meyer Geiger - Salle Paderewski, Casino de Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2017-02-19 - Nest, Vevey, Switzerland - Permanent exhibition|
|2017-01-03 - Gemäldegalerie, Berlin, Germany - Hieronymus Bosch and His Pictorial World in the 16th and 17th century / Permanent exhibition|
|2017-01-02 - Pergamonmuseum, Berlin, Germany - The Heritage of the Old Kings. Ctesiphon and the Persian Sources of Islamic Art / Permanent exhibition|
|2017-01-01 - Jewish Museum, Berlin, Germany - All about GOLEM! / Eran Shakine. A Muslim, a Christian and a Jew / Permanent exhibition|
|2016-12-30 - Museum für Film und Fernsehen, Berlin, Germany - Permanent exhibition / Things to Come|
|2017-02-24 - On purge bébé - Pulloff Théâtres, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2017-01-13 - L'enculé au chapeau - Pulloff Théâtres, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-12-01 - Une femme à Berlin - Pulloff Théâtres, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-25 - Dom Juan - Salle Charles Apothéloz, Théâtre de Vidy, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2016-11-11 - Blanc - Pulloff Théâtres, Lausanne, Switzerland|
|2017-03-27 - Waking Up with Sam Harris - Reality and the Imagination - A Conversation with Yuval Noah Harari|
|2017-03-24 - Very Bad Wizards - Authentic Apes and Infinite Torture|
|2017-03-22 - Very Bad Wizards - Tweenie Turing Tests, AI, and Ex Machina (with Joshua Weisberg)|
|2017-03-19 - Waking Up with Sam Harris - Meaning and Chaos - A Conversation with Jordan Peterson|
|2017-03-15 - Very Bad Wizards - Putting a Little Meaning in Your Life|