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Spokespersons App

The spokespeople at the Groningen firebrigade pull double duty when they are on call: they both have to facilitate the media and they need to inform the general public. The media usually call but the general public obviously doesn't. The way to inform the public is usually through social media …

Tooling Obi4wan

Anyone who used OBI4WAN (an online business intelligence software package) knows of its power. However, it is difficult to master if you want to use all it offers.

The internal tooling I created for the Veiligheidsregio Groningen fixes several issues with OBI4WAN. It creates search queries.

Another effect of this …

Toevalstreffer

Creating a long read is a hard process that needs close cooperation between the author of the story and the developer.

Together with author Ton van der Laan from the Leeuwarder Courant I worked on ‘Drugsvlucht’ or ‘Toevalstreffers’ as the story is called.

I created it in HTML with no …

Tooling DvhN

When working with journalists, you’ll find out soon that they are specialists in writing text or creating audio or video. But tech skills are uncommon. This creates a challenge when you are collectively creating a website or other digital product where some technical knowledge will help get the work …

Lotgenoten

The third part of four long reads made by the editors of Dagblad van het Noorden. I developed these long reads as part of my job as a digital coordinator.

This particular piece is about the earthquakes in Oklahoma that resemble the earthquakes in Groningen, the province where I work …

Thuisfront

Colleagues Bas van Sluis and Liselotte Schüren made this portrait of the home front of the soldiers of the dutch military. They were on a mission in Mali while their families were waiting for them at home.

This long read was the second in a string of 4 I made …