Bubble Foundry

Projects: Web Development

Open TV
Topika and I partnered with the artist Vincent Boschma to develop Open TV, an exploration into surveillance and freedom through CCTV cameras placed around the city. There are 9 cameras in public squares in Amsterdam with LCD screens below. People can see themselves on the screens, while others can watch from afar via a 3×3 grid […] Read more – ‘Open TV’.
Film1, a Dutch premium movie and sports broadcaster, hired me to update the television show listings on their home page. Mostly I just used some CSS-styled divs and jQuery to show the different daily schedules, though I also used Datejs to parse timestamp strings and to display localized date information. It works well on most modern browsers, though […] Read more – ‘Film1’.
Mimesis Republic
For this French MMO game developer I made a single sign-on system for their Mamba Nation game using the Scala programming language and theLift web framework. Mimesis Republic Read more – ‘Mimesis Republic’.
Esther Polak and Ivar van Bekkum
For this duo of artists I wrote a Python program to help them work with Google Street View 360° images and generate the KML to necessary to view the images in Google Earth. I also wrote a small web framework to enable them to play their Google Earth-based tours in web browsers using the Google Earth Plug-in and Javascript code I wrote […] Read more – ‘Esther Polak and Ivar van Bekkum’.
Reviewed their PHP server code looking for SQL or security problems. Identified a variety of potential problems and outlined ways to fix them. Skylines Read more – ‘Skylines’.
I worked on several projects, most significantly being the development of the ANP Archief for ANP, the Dutch national news agency. I was responsible for the code that synchronized the photos and all their metadata between the ANP database and the website. The synchronization tool was written in Python using the Twisted networking framework. In doing this I got […] Read more – ‘Mediamatic’.
Liz & Vic
Hired by Automatique to make an API for this CakePHP-based shopping site, particularly with an eye towards integration with Magento-based webshops. Read more – ‘Liz & Vic’.
Little Chicken
Wrote some backend statistics pages for one of their Facebook Flash game in PHP. Little Chicken Read more – ‘Little Chicken’.
EHGZ / Graphic Surgery
Reused code developed for Dick Huigens, took the visual impact up a notch by using larger images with better JS navigation and use of full screen images on homepage. EHGZ/Graphic Surgery Read more – ‘EHGZ / Graphic Surgery’.
Dick Huigens
CakePHP-based portfolio site for a respected Dutch landscape architect. Worked closely with designers to realize their vision, focus on images. Dick Huigens Read more – ‘Dick Huigens’.