Category Archives: Wikipedia

Introducing: the Dememorixer

This week I reverse engineered how to get the full resolution image from image banks that use the Memorix Maior image viewer and build a script to automate doing so. Over 30 Dutch online archives use this image viewer. A lot … Continue reading

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In de voetsporen van een monument

Toen ik eind februari Hier zijn de Van Rossems keek, zag ik dat de laatste aflevering over Naarden ging. En dat terwijl ik juist die week de lijst van gemeentelijke monumenten voor Naarden op Wikipedia had gepubliceerd. Twee weken eerder … Continue reading

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IFFR 2015

I blogged 2 years ago about which movies I had watched at the International Film Festival Rotterdam, both during and after my shifts as a volunteer crew member at this festival. Last year I didn’t attend many screenings since I … Continue reading

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Wikipedia Voice Intro project

I’ve been doing recordings for the Wikipedia Voice Intro project since last summer. This week I got mentioned by Arjen Lubach a podcast by GeenStijl at 29:50 Super vet

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How to use Cat-A-Lot

I made a short tutorial on how to easily categorize images on Wikimedia Commons using the Cat-A-Lot extention

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My Radio 1 interview

I was interviewed by the Vlamish Radio 1 on my contributions to Wikipedia and the gender gap. The segment starts out with another Wikipedian, my portion starts at 3:17:

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Wiki Takes Den Haag prize ceremony

At the new year’s reception of Wikimedia Nederland I was awarded first place for the best photograph of a monumental building in The Hague taken during Wiki Loves Monuments 2013. This monument is very close to where I live, in … Continue reading

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Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

I’ll be helping out at the Wikipedia edit-a-thon this Saturday.

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I build a web application

In the past few months I’ve been working on a web application that aids in the generation of Wikipedia articles about lists of Dutch municipal monuments. It enables users to put in a list of monuments, transform them into a … Continue reading

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Wiki Loves Monuments 2013

I’ve been contributing to Wikipedia by helping gather lists of municipal monuments in the Netherlands. Here is a script I wrote that visualizes our progress: Update 13 October 2013: The source code has now been published under a GNU Public … Continue reading

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