Introduction For almost half a year now, I’ve been the proud owner of a Samsung Galaxy SIII Mini (bought it just before the release of the S4, because my phone died and I couldn’t wait for the S4). Since then I’ve got it doing most of what I want it to do, except sign my [...]
So I just bought myself a new laptop (an Asus N76VB-T4038H) which I love so far. It’s a great machine and real value for money. Of course it comes preloaded with Windows 8 — which I hate so far, but am holding on to for the occasional multimedia thingie and because I might have [...]
I have written a short review of a book I read called: Confessions of a public speaker. This is again a book about improving your presenter skills.
Confessions of a public speaker
I have written a review about the book Presentation Patterns: Techniques for Crafting Better Presentations (@Amazon)
In the past I have read multiple books about creating and giving presentations. I really like to present something to the public. On numerous NLJug events I have presented as well as a lot of internal events @ trifork.
I have two sons that I try to raise to become nice boys with a good education while having a lot of fun. In the evening I tell them to take a shower, brush their teeth. During the day I tell them to listen well, be nice to their mother and to each other. Still [...]
In this post I want to share something that just happened to me this week. On monday I started as usual for the past three years or so. At the end of the day I left JTeam behind and started working for Dutchworks. Ok, I am trying to be funny. It most probably is not [...]
Today I came across a column posted (in Dutch) on Webwereld entitled "It’s a trap!". This column is responding to the recent decision at a LibreOffice/OpenOffice Workshop to put more effort into support for Microsoft‘s proprietary OOXML format.
Perhaps it is because I have been reading Pull. Perhaps it is because I have been working [...]
It has been an exciting year. Little over a year ago, I started developing a framework to make it easier for developers to implement a highly scalable en extensible architecture. The first public Axon release (0.3) came out in April 2010, and was far from feature complete. Now, almost a year later, Axon has proven [...]