Iamvery

The musings of a nerd


An Adventure in Hacking Arduino Firmata with NeoPixels

Learn ALL the things! That’s basically the motto at Big Nerd Ranch. And in my last post, I wrote about how my team, The Artists Formally Known As (╯°□°)╯︵ ɥsɐןɔ, learned a lot of new things when we tackled hardware hacking with Arduino, NeoPixels and Artoo.


Hacking Arduino Firmata with NeoPixels

As part of our Clash of the Coders, one team tackled hardware hacking with Arduino, NeoPixels and Artoo.

A "rails new" For You

Recently, I went on a personal endeavor to determine the best way to create a new Rails app pre-configured to my liking. I was sick and tired of wasting time replacing and configuring test runners, adding development gems I prefer, and reinventing the README. Why did it take so long for me to do this?


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