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Here is my small, simple micro-blog about my personal life. I will share everything from what I learned, my experience with technology and other daily struggles. I'm keeping it lite and straightforward.

Color scheme

I wanted a new color scheme for this page. I tried some generators but in the end, I used 4-5 different colors I liked on other pages.

I'm microblogging

Some weeks ago, I started microblogging here. At first it was just an experiment, but I like it and I think I am going to stick with it.

Ouddorp

Brouwersdam Strand

Ouddorp

I grew up here

There is a trend on Twitter where people post screenshots of their childhood games with the words "I grew up here". Here is mine.

Legend of Zelda
The Legend of Zelda, published in 1986 for the Nintendo Entertainment System

OWO - A fuzzy string transformer written in Golang.

Huohhhh. fuwwy stwing twansfowmew ;3

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Unicode block

Sometimes when I’m bored, I put � in online forms, just because I know that somewhere in the world a developer is about to go crazy.

Covid UDP

Due to Coronovirus (COVID19) all TCP applications are being converted to UDP to avoid handshakes.

Php5 Fortran

Keep writing php5, It’ll probably be the high paying FORTRAN gig of the 2040s.

Connect to an IRC server with Golang

How to connect to an IRC server like Freenode with Golang.

In the last time, I really interested in learn Golang. I like to learn while I code things and don’t read hundreds of blogs or books. So, here I show you, how I created a really simple IRC bot in Golang.

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Work from home

In 2019 I commuted 3 hours every day, and now I work from home.

I never had a problem commuting to work. It was okay because I had time to listen to podcasts or new music.

One day I started thinking about the time I spend commuting to work and back home. I was actually shocked when I realized how much time I spend only to go to work.

Every workday, I commuted:

… and the same back home.

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