Creating a new barebone NPM project on OSX

Creating a new barebone NPM project on OSX

I completely forgot how to do this yesterday so I had to figure it out from scratch (Bouncing between technologies can do that to you, happens to the best of us! Haha!) Anyways, fire up terminal and make a new folder and enter the following command to create a new
Threefold Tweet box

Threefold Tweet box

I had to create a prototype project to show the capability of controlling a Arduino rig remotely using tweets. This is based off my previous post titled Send commands to Arduino using Python from Twitter where I go into the detail of defining this project using Python and the Arduino.
Send commands to Arduino using Python from Twitter

Send commands to Arduino using Python from Twitter

I wanted to figure out how to send commands to the Arduino from Twitter. For example, if someone used a specific hashtag the Arduino would communicate to an LED turning it on for a few seconds then turning it off. I managed to get this right using Python, the Twitter
Setting up a basic HTTP server using Node on Mediatemple DV4

Setting up a basic HTTP server using Node on Mediatemple DV4

The previous tutorial I went through the process of setting up Node.JS on a Mediatemple DV4 hosting solution running CentOS 5 and Plesk 12. In this tutorial I'm going to go through the steps to get a simple Express JS app running and to serve the content up on
How to install Node.js  on Mediatemple DV 4 Managed

How to install Node.js on Mediatemple DV 4 Managed

I was struggling to find some instructions on installing Node.js on a Mediatemple DV Managed server running Plesk 12 on CentOS 5 and play nicely with a disgruntled Apache server. After I managed to get it right I reckoned I'd share the easiest process to getting this done. There