Simon Janssen's Webpage

Small Game Beta Release

Just a small game I've compiled to show to some friends., Nov 9 2020

To download the demo for windows, click here! To download the demo for MacOS, click here! The source code can be found here.

Stuck between a rock and a hard place.

The similarities between gen z's memetic humour and Albert Camus' Myth of Sisyphus, Oct 13 2020

In the memes shared by members of gen z, there seems to exist a prevailing absurdism. This may stem from gen z being stuck in quite a precarious situation where they are aware of the failings of the systems that govern our modern world, yet no solutions to adress these problems are in sight. Notably, one of the biggest of these issues is climate change. In response to this existential threat, gen z finds humour and laughs at its predicament just as Camus' Sisyphus smiles about his damnation.

Hello and welcome!

This websites first entry, Oct 9 2020

I've created this website as I feel it necessary for a person in my position, looking for employment related to computer science, to have one. I've created it pretty much from scratch and am hosting it on a server in my basement as well. The source code can be found on github.