Beijing state of mind

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By | October 1st, 2016|Beijing, China|0 Comments

Living as expat in Shuangjing Beijing

I currently live at the north border of Shuangjing, my apartment is close to the Gaomao CBD, Beijing's Central Business District and the CCTV building which is located in that area. The building is designed by the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas something the Dutch can be proud of because its one of the most prominent [...]

By | December 3rd, 2014|Beijing|0 Comments

Alive Octopus for dinner

Sometimes sales is easy sometimes you have to bite the bullet, by eating alive octopus during a business trip. The Korean's call it Sannakji, eating a fresh-cut octopus while the suction cups of the octopus are still moving. The word nakji stands for octopus. Eating this dish is not so much about taste as its [...]

By | November 29th, 2014|Korea|0 Comments

Integrating email in PHP applications on Ubuntu server with Amazon SES

Most of the things on the internet got easier over the years. One aspect that became more difficult is integrating sending email from Linux servers or PHP hosting applications. In the past you could easily fill out the SMTP credentials from an email provider but due to 2 tier authentication and other layers of security [...]

By | October 18th, 2014|Linux|0 Comments

Hoogendoorn announces global expansion into Asia, new office in Beijing

Official opening Hoogendoorn Asia:China: Hoogendoorn announces global expansion into Asia, new office in BeijingHoogendoorn officially opened its new office in Beijing. The opening was held at the Dutch Embassy in China on the 23rd of April 2014. Approximately 180 invitees were present at the reception. Together with Hoogendoorn’s CEO Martin van Gogh, Export Director Martin [...]

By | May 20th, 2014|Horticulture|0 Comments