Blog Posts

Here you will find various writings on subjects which I deem interesting enough to write about. That typically includes web development, miscellaneous programming with python and the Godot game engine, and linux things.

If you wish to discuss anything you read here, feel free to open an issue over at the Github source of this blog.


  1. Using asyncio to speed up Flask API calls

    For a work project I am currently building, I have been tasked with creating a stats page for a particular site. This is completely the norm at my workplace, with one exception.

    Typically we have an in-house database / service for amalgamating all sorts of numbers and dates, and we query ...

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  2. How to get Flask to auto-restart despite syntax errors

    When developing a Flask application, the auto-reloader is incredibly helpful. Each time I edit a python file the server will restart, so that my changes are immediately implemented. However, there is still room for improvement, which is what I will briefly discuss and fix in this post.

    First, for context ...

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  3. Some common python interview questions

    My first job out of university was entirely LAMP, using Zend framework. However, I had always loved writing python, and when it came time to leave that job I was mainly looking for something which would let me use it.

    As you can imagine, recruiters were slightly sceptical of my ...

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  4. Building a Desktop Clock widget with Tkinter

    Clock Widget

    A few months ago I bought a shiny new gaming laptop as my main computer. No surprise, this laptop came with Windows 10 installed. Since I decided to pass on Windows 8 and 8.1, this was my first experience with something other than Windows 7 for at least 8 ...

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