Made the switch to Duck Duck Go

About six weeks ago,  I decided to change my default search engine.  Call it a mid life crisis, or maybe just a sign of boredom, but I felt the time was right to start making changes to my “on-line life”.   When you analyse it, it’s surprising what factors come to the fore when consciously making a choice of search engine

– a computers world …..

real benefits of energy monitoring software

One of the very many benefits I enjoy about being a freelance software engineer/Developer/Architect/Geek,  is that I have been able to gain “experience” from a number of different industrial sectors and apply my software development skills to implement solutions a wide array of projects.

Some of the projects I have been fortunate enough to work on include a large-scale data migrations, high volume financial transaction processing, Law enforcement applications, e-commerce websites, property management, asset management , trading applications , flight simulation to name but a few!

– Programming is hard

stream CSV to JSON via FTP

In this post I will be discussing how to stream CSV to JSON via FTP , which will enable you to integrate your application with any number of legacy applications...

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How to setup node.js on a raspberry pi

The Raspberry Pi is a great device for tinkering and hacking around.  This evening  I thought it might be fun to find out if I could get the Pi to host and run a web server developed using node.js.  In this post I will provide a quick how to guide to set up a node.js web server on Raspberry Pi.

network shared folder on raspberry pi

One of the really great things about the Raspberry Pi is that it is a Linux based computer, so pretty much anything you can do with a linux computer you can do with a Pi – within reason!

I have previously written a post about being able to remotely access the Raspberry Pi via SSH , in this post I’ll provide instructions on how to create a network shared folder on raspberry pi,  so you can easily move files back and forth to Pi to a Windows 8 computer or ubuntu desktop.

NodeJS

Create a simple node.js module

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Node.js is a great JavaScript framework for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Not just I say so, but according to the www.nodejs.org website: Node.js®...

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– Imagine if….

Hello world!

A classic programmer introduction to a new concept. However I'm not entirely new to blogging, I have been running my own company blog over at www.threenine.co.uk/blog for a few years...

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Microsoft makes it easier for SMB to embrace office 365

Microsoft are aggressively trying to take a bigger market share of the cloud services market because they are trying to turn the company round from being a software vendor to a software as a service vendor.  It is because of this they are making it easier for customers adopt their Office 365 service, with the introduction three new Office 365 subscriptions.

Remotely access the Raspberry Pi via SSH

In this tutorial I will provide instructions on how to enable SSH (Secure Shell) on your Raspberry Pi, which will enable you to remotely access the Raspberry Pi via SSH.  I will not provide a detailed discussion of the in depth discussion of SSH, but I will give you enough information to enable you to connect to your raspberry pi from another computer.

What is home automation?

 

It doesn’t take a university degree or a deep understanding of socio-economics to work out, that by combining two words together like home automation , that home automation must have something to with automating a residential dwelling.

install mean.js on ubuntu

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); MEAN.JS is a full-stack JavaScript solution that helps you build fast, robust and maintainable production web applications using MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js.  It is a...

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NodeJS

install node.js on ubuntu desktop




node.js is a platform built on Chromes javascript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Node.js uses an event driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

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