Website now using Hugo

Hugo is a static website generator written in Go. It seemed easier to use than Pelican, especially with the image gallery i would like to revive one day. For the record, my old site:

Why translating software is meaningful

The other day I had a discussion with my coworker. I told her that I had spent two hours in the weekend on translating an open source app. She couldn’t see the use of it and that’s why I explained:

New website

So, here it is! My new website! After running my custom coded, php powered website for seven years it was time for something new. Actually there were many incarnations before that one ;) I had been thinking about redesigning it many times in the past year, but the thing that always held me back was the content. There was not much on the website so why would I take the effort to redesign it?

Spring in Amsterdam!

Already the second day of really nice and warm weather here in Amsterdam! Tomorrow I will take some pictures of all the flowers if I have got the time. Crocus

About this web site

This is my personal blog. I will post updates here about anything. I`m a 27 year old guy from the Netherlands. My interests are music (, computers and engineering. If you would like to contact me personally, you can send me an e-mail. The address is associated with this domain name :) It is also possible to send me encrypted e-mail. Here is a link to my gpg-key. Some other blogs worth checking out: