Mark Nijhof

Silence is a source of great strength. - Lao Tsu mark.nijhof@cre8ivethought.com http://about.me/marknijhof


Recruiter spam

Have a little fun with those “hard of hearing” recruiters


Everyone that has some online presence or just happened to end-up on some sort of list…


Crypto currencies need a Crypto Card

It is like a Direct Debit Card but for Bitcoin


Crypto currencies are here to stay, I am convinced of that. But I also…


Getting functional with Erlang

Initial draft of first few chapters is published at Leanpub


I published the initial draft of the first few chapters of “Getting


The joys of working from home


No amount of coworkers can replace the joy of getting to work with such a cute girl on your side.

Publications edited by Mark Nijhof

Getting functional with Erlang

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work full-time remote?


Recruiter spam

Have a little fun with those “hard of hearing” recruiters


Everyone that has some online presence or just happened to end-up on some sort of list…


Remote communication

Skype, Teamviewer, and e-mail


So working from home is cool, but sometimes it is good to be able to discuss challenges with college’s. Well…


Moving to Spain

Design your lifestyle


Since a long time I have wanted to move with my family to a place which is mostly sunny. I think this idea was primarily formed…


The second week is up

Flexibility


I am already more comfortable with working from home, the family seems to be as well. All though before it was a lot easier to explain…


How attached are you

I don’t want to live when you die


I explained in my previous Erlang post that processes are like Lemmings, cheap and good for doing one thing…


After the first week

Settling in


Today closes the first week that I am truly working remotely from home; and it is working rather well.


Erlang processes

They are like Lemmings


Coming from a .Net world, and lately Ruby and Node, I find it hard to imagine how you can just use a single process, only to…