Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Feb 25

Easily Allow File Uploads with Rails and Refile

Kinsley Silas quickly runs through how to enable file uploads in your Rails app with Refile.
Ruby
Hendra Uzia, Feb 22

Put Your Finger on Triggers in Rails with HairTrigger

Hendra Uzia talks about using database triggers in Rails, the pros and cons, and how to use the HairTrigger gem to implement them.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Feb 18

Tailor Doorkeeper with Refresh Tokens, Views, and Strategies

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski gets a bit more advanced with Doorkeeper, securing the OAuth clients, creating a custom strategy, and customizing the views.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao, Feb 15

The How and Why of Property-Based Testing in Ruby

Benjamin Tan Wei Hao shows you are different kind of testing called "property-based testing". Generate 100s or 1000s or iterations for your tests.
7 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Feb 08

Getting Started with Doorkeeper and OAuth 2.0

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski continues the journey through Rails authentication and authorization options with this tutorial on how to get started with Doorkeeper.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Jan 28

Hackable PDF Typesetting in Ruby with Prawn

Robert Qualls explores typesetting and hackable PDFs in Ruby. Learn how to quickly typeset and generate PDFs for some simple document needs.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jan 21

OAuth 2 All the Things with oPRO: Customization

Ruby
Abder-Rahman Ali, Jan 18

Ruby on Medicine: Working with Medical Images

A. Hasan applies Ruby to the medical domain, creating and viewing medical images. See how to encode and decode images, and use Tk to view them.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jan 14

OAuth 2 All the Things with oPRO: Users and API

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski builds on the basics of OAuth 2 authenticaiton for Rails with oPRO, focusing on storing User data and accessing API endpoints.
4 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jan 07

Authenticate All the Things with oPRO, the Basics

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski continues looking at authentication options in the Rails community, this time focusing on oPRO, an OAuth2 provider engine.
Ruby
Jesse Herrick, Dec 17

Max out Your TDD with Maxitest and Minitest

Jesse Herrick shows you Maxitest and how it enhances TDD with Minitest. Maxitest makes your tests a bit more readable and easier to use. Check it out.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Hendra Uzia, Dec 14

Integrating Jade Templates into Rails for Cleaner Templates

Hendra Uzia integrates the Jade Template engine into Rails, resulting in cleaner template syntax. Hendra also points out some gotchas for taken this route.
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Dec 07

Fun and Practical Alfred Workflows in Ruby

Robert Qualls walks through some practical Alfred workflows using Ruby. Create a calendar event, convert some currency, and learn how much fun Alfred can be
2 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Dec 03

Up and Running with Camaleon CMS

Kingsley Silas introduces you to Camaleon CMS, a content management system based on Ruby on Rails 4. Learn how to make your next site with Camaleon.
4 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Nov 23

Building a Slackbot with Ruby and Sinatra

Vinoth shows you how to make a Slackbot with Sinatra. Customize your Slack experience with a slackbot that is under your command! BWAHAHHAHA!
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Nov 06

Octopress 3 Arrives to Make Blog Generation Crazy Simple

Kingsley Silas explores the new features unveiled in Octopress 3. Learn how to easily create and deploy a blog based on Jekyll and get your voice out there.
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Nov 04

Holy Hacking, Batman! Create Alfred Workflows in Ruby

Robert Qualls takes a look at creating workflows in Alfred with Ruby. Alfred brings great utility to the Mac, and extending it with Ruby brings more.
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Oct 26

What's in Your Wallet? Handling iOS Passbook with Ruby

Vinoth creates a simple sinatra app to handle iOS passes. Generate push notifications for users with your passes, very interesting.
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Oct 22

Fire up Your E-Commerce Site with Solidus

Kingsley Silas walks through installing Solidus, the newly created, open source gem to replace Spree. Get started with the future of Rails e-commerce.
7 COMMENTs
Ruby
Hendra Uzia, Oct 19

Active Model Serializers, Rails, and JSON! OH MY!

Hendra Uzia writes this great article on using Active Model Serializers to make your JSON great. If you use Rails to make an API, this is for you.
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Oct 12

Straightforward Rails Authorization with Pundit

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski writes a second post about Rails authorization, this one about Pundit. Pundit is a gem that uses plain Ruby classes to make auth easy.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Oct 01

Super Easy Activity Feeds with Stream

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski shows you how to add activity feeds to your Rails app. Show likes, shares, pins, etc. to engage users and create interest.
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Sep 24

Simple Rails Authentication with Clearance

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski continues his series on Rails Authentication frameworks with a look at Clearance. Clearance is a simple auth framework by ThoughtBot.
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Devdatta Kane, Sep 07

Build APIs with Napa

Devdatta Kane shows you how to easily and quickly create APIs with Napa. Napa does one thing: API and it does it well.