1. Node.js on OpsWorks -- `ReferenceError: resp is not defined`

    While attempting my first deployment of a Node.js stack on OpsWorks, I kept getting the following error: ReferenceError: resp is not defined After much wailing and gnashing of teeth, I determined the problem to be related to this bug in NPM v1.4.8. My options: Update to the…


  2. Giving

    After a year of teaching technology, 10 years of practicing it as a consultant with a great boutique firm, and another 6 years on a fantastic executive team, I'm finally setting myself up to write about this journey as a technologist. It's time to give something back to a community…