The year is over, a new year has come. I know, New Year is an arbitrary point in time but it is a tradition to look back on the past year and have some resolutions for the year to come. So at this arbitrary point in time, lets look back and forward 2016 I’m going to make this short, because I mostly want to look forward! Became an independent software consultant Bought a house with my girlfriend Read lots of books Became a teamleader Lots of other cool stuff 2017 Last month I read Building Jarvis from Mark Zuckerberg where he builds himself a Jarvis in 100 hours. Read On →

Programming Phoenix review

A short review of the book Programming Phoenix

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Modelling money in Elm

After reading the blog post of Mathias Verraes (@mathiasverraes) on (Type Safety and Money)[http://verraes.net/2016/02/type-safety-and-money/], and after doing a real short modelling attempt in Haskell at Socrates Belgium, I wanted to try to model Money in Elm. I don’t want to go to deep and too far so I’ve set some basic constraints for myself: You cannot add money of different currencies (you need an explicit conversion) - Add constraint We also want a Price. Read On →


Welcome to the my new site written in hugo. While busy, I’ve set up https via letsencrypt. (see tutorial. You can find the source code of the blog here. This is a reboot of my site, and an attempt to blog some more. So without further ado, let’s start blogging :)

Testing ES6 code

Testing with webpack and ES6

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About the site, about me

I'm Thomas Coopman, a freelancing developer. Hire me.

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Creating this site

Why, but mostly how I've created this site.

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