Asbjørn Olling (aka A2)

Founding member of and mostly human being. Talk to me about the fediverse, Matrix, LLMs, Nim, Nix, Roc, functional programming or any other fun computer stuff.

Also known as A2.

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Events for Asbjørn Olling (aka A2)

Recreational Event: Competitive Text Editing

This is exactly what it sounds like. It's a competition about editing text, as fast as possible.

Want to show off your fancy elisp macros? Or prove to everyone that vim is quantifiably the superior editor? This is the place to be!

You will be given a series of small tasks consisting of text files which need to be transformed in some way. You will be scored based on how quickly you can upload the correctly transformed file.

May the best editor win!

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  • Friday, Jul 19th, 2024, 19:00 (CEST) - Friday, Jul 19th, 2024, 20:00 (CEST)
Workshop: Cubes Workshop

This is a workshop about twisty puzzles (aka Rubik's cubes)!

Want to learn how to solve a cube? We'll teach you! We'll even bring some cubes you can borrow to practice.

Want to try some twisty puzzles you haven't seen before? We have some weeeeiiird ones to show off. :3

Want to get faster at speedcubing? This is a good place to exchange experiences and tips, or get an analysis of how to improve your times.

If enough speedsolvers show up, I think we should have a m… Read more


  • Sunday, Jul 21st, 2024, 15:00 (CEST) - Sunday, Jul 21st, 2024, 17:00 (CEST)
Recreational Event: Gamejam Deadline

Time is up! Put down your engines and editors. It's time to submit your game. Come hang out, congratulate your game-jamming friends and play all of the games.

If you don't know what this is about, check out the "Gamejam Kick-off" event.

When you have submitted your game, make sure to play and vote on all of the other game submissions! We will announce the gamejam winner at the State of the Game event on the last day.

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  • Monday, Jul 22nd, 2024, 14:00 (CEST) - Monday, Jul 22nd, 2024, 15:00 (CEST)
Recreational Event: Gamejam Kick-off

Bornhack 2024 Gamejam! This event is for the theme announcement and timer start.

Wouldn't it be fun to make a video game?

It's pretty simple:

The theme is announced (at the kick-off event) Make a small video game in 72 hours. Play the other game submissions and vote for a winner!


  1. You must be present at Bornhack 2024 to participate.
  2. Work together in any group size. (Recommended: 1-3)
  3. Spend as little or as much time as you want.… Read more


    • Friday, Jul 19th, 2024, 14:00 (CEST) - Friday, Jul 19th, 2024, 15:00 (CEST)

kulupu toki ni li toki pi toki pona

sina wile kama sona pi toki pona la ni li ma pona

sina wile toki tawa jan pona la ni li ma pona

kama pona o jan ale!

-- toki Inli:

This meetup is for talking about toki pona.

If you want to learn toki pona, this is the place!

If you want to talk with your friends, this is the place!

Everybody is welcome!

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  • Sunday, Jul 21st, 2024, 20:00 (CEST) - Sunday, Jul 21st, 2024, 21:00 (CEST)