Using Python in Azure Functions

  • by
  • 2 min read

Recently, I jumped on the serverless hype train. I basically sold my soul to Microsoft and Azure, so the possibility of running Python in Azure Functions is pretty damn cool. But since it’s still in preview mode (beta), it has proven to be a nerve-wrecking experience. Here’s some brief instructions… 

Lijst van Data Protection Officers

  • by
  • 3 min read

Werkende in de datasector weet ik hoe gevoelig persoonlijke data kan zijn. Ik weet ook hoe onvoorzichtig daar soms mee wordt omgesprongen. En ik weet hoe uw persoonlijke data tegen u kan gebruikt worden. Volgens artikel 21 van de algemene verordening gegevensbescherming kan u alle persoonlijke data opvragen die organisaties… 

World Cup 2018: The hopelessness of being the runner-up in the group phase

  • by
  • 4 min read

Yesterday, Iceland gained a point against Argentina by putting up an icy wall in front of their goal. Nothing adds more spice to a football game than an underdog holding out against a football superpower. Sometimes details are responsible for second tier teams to win their group phase and for… 

A DIY Raspberry Pi minigarden you can water from anywhere in the world

  • by
  • 5 min read

After reading Steve Lohr’s book ‘Data-Ism‘, it became clear how big data – the recent evolution in computing, cheap computing power, cheap storage, cheap hardware – can make the jump to the tangible world. In his book, Lohr gives the example of a Californian winery that uses shitloads of sensors to track…