A Python3 web-socket server

A couple of years ago I wrote a simple web-socket server in Python for a project at my university. I have decided to rewrite my web-socket server using Python3. It’s still in development but it’s usable. Right now it only supports the latest web-socket implementation that goes by the name ‘Hybi’. I haven’t figured out […]

Posted on May 17, 2014 @ 21:38

Great wall trip (Jiankou)

Here are the pictures I took today during the trip to the great wall. This part is called Jiankou.

Posted on Apr 21, 2013 @ 13:29

你好 (ní hǎo)

Haven’t written an update about my life in Beijing for a couple of weeks so I thought I’ll write a quick update today. Not that there is a lot to write about because in the last few weeks I’ve been working a lot. In my free time mostly studying Chinese and watching TV shows (I […]

Posted on Apr 20, 2013 @ 7:43

Time for an update

It’s already 3 weeks since I arrived in China but didn’t find the time yet to write a decent blog post about my life here in Beijing. So here it goes. After 3 weeks I’m pretty much getting used to the life here in Beijing. While I lived a really lazy life in the Netherlands […]

Posted on Mar 24, 2013 @ 5:57

First day in Beijing

Yesterday I arrived in Beijing ! And well, not sure how to describe my first impressions. WOW would be a great word 😀 I got picked up at the airport by some dude from Hutong school who also showed me a bit around yesterday. My apartment is located on walking distance from hutong school and Sanlitun. I have to […]

Posted on Mar 3, 2013 @ 4:42

Internship in China: Introduction

Hi there, Looks like you find your way to my blog.  So, if you are one of those people who are curious about what this is all about, on the 1st of March I will we heading to Beijing in China to do an internship. Yes, China ! Almost 5000 miles away from home. Intern […]

Posted on Feb 22, 2013 @ 9:38

Why phonegap sucks

So far I have decided to use Phonegab twice. The first time was for an iPad application, the second time I used it to create a simple Android app for smartphones. And both times I hated using it. So why does Phonegap suck so hard? Performance It’s terribly slow.  When I click on the icon […]

Posted on Feb 18, 2013 @ 13:26

E-cigarettes, the new smoking

A couple of weeks ago I stumbled upon a thread about e-smoking on a dutch Internet forum. Since I’m already smoking for 8 years and it costs a lot of money each month I decided to give E-cigarettes a try. And I can tell you, it’s much better than analog cigarettes. It’s healthier, cheaper and […]

Posted on Nov 22, 2012 @ 18:00