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Welcome to Head Noise. I’m an engineer, creative director and all round technologist from Sydney, Australia. This is a space where I write about technology, culture and sobriety.

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Why I gave up drinking in my early twenties
On New Years Day of 2022, I stumbled out of bed and immediately lost my vision, fell to the floor, and had to get my then-partner to help me back into bed. This wasn’t the first time this had happened, and I knew what it was straight away - I was having a migraine. In the previous decade I’d had countless migraines, and they always followed the same pat…
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Oscar Watson-Smith

Technologist that hates technology