Author: Casper Span

Casper is a software engineer with an interest in Geospatial applications. He has 8 years of experience in building and maintaining Geospatial software and a big fan of Opensource software.
Animated zoom with OpenLayers

Animated zoom with OpenLayers

So I was dabbling with some OpenLayers stuff at work and stumbled upon an example of the Tweening class of OpenLayers. Instantly, I got a nice idea. Let’s go build a Google Earth-like zoom with OpenLayers!

Some cool projects

Some cool projects

So, it’s been a while since I posted a small blog entry. I’ve been working on some projects at work and at home, so I barely even thought about blogging.

Re-Launch www.zay.nl

Re-Launch www.zay.nl

So, I’ve just launched http://www.zay.nl, Well I had this domain for quite some time now, but never really knew what to do with it. Now it’s the domain of my Spatial Blog, or Splog. I still have some improvements to make, but I think that’s mainly on the backend.

Ipad and other updates

Ipad and other updates

So, in case you missed it, I’ve got an Ipad now. Yes, I have now leased my soul to Microsoft, Google and Apple. I hope I did count it off right, so I still have the major vote in my actions… Anyway, I am really fond of this new baby, although I am missing some…

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Praise be the GAOSP

Praise be the GAOSP

Basically, I wanted to put this project in a bit of a spotlight. It’s an awesome project, where a handfull of guys got the Android Open Source Project working on the Samsung Galaxy. They are currently working on Froyo (2.2) and nearly everything I use on a daily basis works.

This bit is about me

This bit is about me

Yeah well… this is about me. Since you are reading this, I’m asuming you care at least a bit. 🙂 So, a short introduction might be in order for some readers… here goes: my name is Casper, I’m (at this moment) a 27 year old guy living in Voorburg, the Netherlands. I’ve been around the…

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