Online diary on the fly

For quite a while I just to have digital personal diary. First as a text file stored in my computer, occasionally backed up on cd. Then I switched to ohlife.com.…

Hoe kijk jij tegen softwareontwikkeling aan?

Wat is software, hoe creëer je nieuwe programma’s? Wat is programmeren? Hoe iemand tegen softwareontwikkeling kijkt, bepaalt veel hoe iemand tegen problemen en uitdagingen in de IT kijkt. Voor sommige…

Functional programming in Scala

I’ve completed the Coursera course Functional Programming Principles in Scala, with a Verified certificate! Going through the course was a nice experience. It felt a-lot like the university years, including even…

Going to do functional programming

I’ve learned about functional programming during my university years, with Haskell as primary language. I considered functional programming as quite elegant, but also impractical. I felt I could get practical…

Scala to extract XML from SOAPUI-project file

I’ve created a small scala-script to extract messages from SOAPUI. Writing this was surprisingly easy, and certainly faster and more pleasant then processing the SOAPUI manually.

SQL Performance

If you have to access persisted data, of course, you do not have to necessarely use SQL. But in case you do, knowing something about SQL-performance helps. I just did…

Friend of Eclipse

I just became friend of Eclipse. The new version Kepler is available for friends of Eclipse, which is a good reason to do something I planned to do before.  

Hoe je baan te behouden bij introductie van Agile

De organisatie waarvoor je werkt besluit Agile te worden. Dat klinkt eng! Ongetwijfeld betekent dat een reorganisatie en dus dat mensen ontslagen worden. In deze tijden van economische tegenspoed zou…

Gesture

Lots of SF movies and futerist though that the future interface of the computer would be voice: talking to your computer like it was a human. Nothing less is true:…