Coroutines – Dispatcher & Yield

Today another day in quarantine since the COVID-19 outbreak. So I thought let’s really learn how coroutines work instead of just using it and hope for the best. I did the codelab from Google that did a pretty good job for me to understand how it works. I wanted...

How to fix a broken TV

During the COVID-19 outbreak we were chilling and watching some TV at home. In the middle of an awesome episode of “Say yes to the dress” on TLC the screen suddenly faded and turned black. After a while vertical striped appeared. My first reaction was “wtf, must be a...

SpeedRunning

Did a small presentation about SpeedRunning at work. Sadly this was not recorded but wanted to share my slides anyway. Contact me if you have any questions!...

First Flutter App

If you were to build a small app thats needs to support Android, iOS and perhaps even a web app you got 3 options. Go full native Go hybrid Go cross platform Each approach has his pro’s and con’s and could be used for its own suitable projects. I...

KotlinConf 2019 – Top 5 talks

I’m back from visiting Kopenhagen, Denmark with a lot of new insights about Kotlin. KotlinConf was hosted in Bella Center, Kopenhagen on 4-6 December and it was all about Kotlin Native, Coroutines and Kotlin in back-end systems. I didn’t see all the talks during the conference of course but...

.gitignore not ignoring!

As a developer that took over a project there are some issues you never had before. One of them is this one. While coding for a new feature I wanted to commit my small task to github. One of the changes was .idea/workspace.xml. I thought… wait a min… this...

How to delete a module in Android Studio

During my lifetime developing in Android Studio I never knew how to delete a module… when “Right clicking” the module it never gave me the option to delete. That’s why I started to google and share this insight with all of you. Step #1 Right click on the Project...

Iceland Kirkjubæjarklaustur mystery

During a roadtrip through Iceland we stopped at Kirkjubæjarklaustur. Kirkjubæjarklaustur is a village in South-Iceland by ring-road 1, the first village you encounter after driving through the vast glacial outwash of Mýrdalssandur. It is a lovely little village rich in history. We stayed at the Klauster hotel and when we...

Militairy Gliders

Today it is the 4th of May – the day we remember the people that died during second world war in the Netherlands. So today I watched the classic movie called A Bridge Too Far which is about the military operation called “Market Garden”. The objective was to siege...

Women’s parking space

During a roadtrip through Germany I noticed something bizarre! At a random parking area next to the highway I saw a “female” only parking spot. I noticed that this parking spot had a lot more space than regular parking spots… I didn’t think Germany could be this discriminating to...