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  • RubyMine: Code Insight for Ruby and Rails

    RubyMine: Code Insight for Ruby and Rails 14 Dec '17, 5pm

    RubyMine is an IDE for Ruby and Rails developed by JetBrains. It’s been around for almost 10 years and has a huge user base. And yet, as we visit industry events and shows, we often get the question: “Okay, what does RubyMine do that a text editor can’t?” . By no means am I trying to ...

  • Building APIs with Ruby on Rails and GraphQL

    Building APIs with Ruby on Rails and GraphQL — SitePoint 22 May '17, 2pm

    One of the biggest issues encountered when developing an API is the structure and granularity of the data your backend is giving back to your client. Let’s say you’re building a Twitter-like social network where users can follow other users. While designing your API, you might want to...

  • Common Rails Security Pitfalls and Their Solutions 12 Dec '16, 3pm

    The Ruby on Rails framework does its best to keep you secure. However, as the official documentation suggests , there is no such thing as “plug-and-play security”. Therefore, it’s important to understand common (and less common) security pitfalls that you may encounter. In this articl...

  • A Look at Content Management Systems in Rails: Ruby has an active ecosystem built around it, one that is conc...

    A Look at Content Management Systems in Rails 14 Jul '16, 2pm

    Ruby has an active ecosystem built around it, one that is concerned about the tools used by everyone in it. This is fueled by the love members of the community have for their favorite language. Because Ruby and Rails have such great communities, many projects and tools have been creat...

  • @sehurlburt Wrote a handful of tutorials while I was using Ruby on Rails. Here is one.

    DRY Off Your Rails Code with ActiveSupport::Concerns — SitePoint 22 Aug '17, 4pm

    We are going to build a mini tweeting application in Rails, I will call it Twik . In the application, we will have two TwitsController . One controller will be namespaced under admin (so it’s actions are accessible to just admins), and the other will be in the conventional Rails names...

  • 10 Ruby on Rails Best Practices

    10 Ruby on Rails Best Practices 24 Oct '16, 2pm

    If you are familiar with Rails, then you know how much emphasis the Rails community puts on testing. I’ve heard people say that, as a newbie, testing makes it difficult to learn Rails. Also, some say it makes sense to get on with the basics of Rails (or in some cases general web devel...

  • The Ins and Outs of Debugging Ruby with Byebug 01 Aug '16, 2pm

    Ruby on Rails is, arguably, one of the finest innovations in modern web development. Its astute focus on simplicity and developer productivity, combined with user satisfaction, precipitated a culture of rapid prototyping with a heavy focus on unit testing (even if DHH has since revise...

  • Rack-App: A Performant and Pragmatic Web Microframework

    Rack-App: A Performant and Pragmatic Web Microframework 14 Nov '16, 3pm

    # require 'json' require 'rack/app' class MyApp < Rack::App headers 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' => '*', 'Access-Control-Expose-Headers' => 'X-My-Custom-Header, X-Another-Custom-Header' serializer do |obj| if obj.is_a?(String) obj else JSON.dump(obj) end end error StandardE...

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