Annika Backstrom

Hi, I'm Annika Backstrom. I'm a software engineer living in New Hampshire, US. This is where I blog.

  1. Open Letter to Maggie Hassan

    I'm writing in to voice my support for Senator-elect Hassan, and to express a desire for more frequent communications from her and her staff.

  2. Love Each Other

    We can disagree and still love each other, unless...

  3. How "Oldschool" Graphics Worked

    "The 8-Bit Guy" explains how color and graphics worked on old 8-bit systems like the NES and Apple II.

  4. OK Uber, that's not creepy or anything

    When targeting marketing gets personal.

  5. Bullshit

    Harry Frankfurt, "Bullshit!"

  6. Priorities

    The daily struggle

  7. Early Adoption

    Quick shout out to mth-ci-runner-1, which was GitLab CI runner #22.

  8. Feminist Frequency: Twitter, Conspiracies, and Information Cascades

    Anita's response to Twitter Trust & Safety Council conspiracy theories.

  9. Forest: Stay Focused, Be Present

    Forest for iOS. Stay focused, grow your forest.

  10. Showing Up

    On showing up to the table

And older things.