GDPR and API Restrictions

At the start of social media and mainstream internet use, companies such as Facebook and Twitter made APIs available to encourage developers to add to the functionality of their website. The goal in those days was to increase adoption rates. Now that social media companies have a solid consumer base,…

Antwerpen, Belgium

The citizens of Antwerpen are a very proud people. If you ask them what is the best thing in Brussels, they will simply say "the train to Antwerpen". The citizens of Antwerpen are also a very tolerant people. With 170 nationalities, they are the most diverse city in Europe after…

Ghent, Belgium

Born in Ghent, Charles V (or Charles Quint in French) was a rather oppressive ruler for the citizens of Ghent. Nonetheless, he was proud of his hometown saying that "Je peux mettre Paris dans mon Gand/gant", translating to "I can fit Paris in my Ghent (or in my glove)". This…

Bruges, Belgium

Bruges is a picturesque little city of breweries, swans and chocolates. The city tells of a people who have continuously fought for independence and for a right to identity from various global powers over time. Once an important city for cloth trading, it is now a romantic city for tourists.…