Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Apr 07
Generate Excel Spreadsheets with Rails and the Axlsx Gem
Ilya Bordrov-Krukowski shows you how to generate Excel files with Rails. Learn how to add style, formulas, and more in this useful tutorial.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Mar 28
Zip It! Zip It Good with Rails and Rubyzip
Ilya Bordrov-Krukowski shows you how to accept and process a zip archive, as well as send one to your users.
Vinoth, Mar 21
Otto Makes Development and Deployment a Breeze
Vinoth walks through deploying a Rails application with Otto, a tool from Hashicorp that helps manage development and deployment environments.
Ardian Haxha, Mar 17
Quickly Create a Telegram Bot in Ruby
Ardian Haxa walks you through creating a bot for the Telegram Bot API. Telegram is a popular online messaging platform.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jan 21
OAuth 2 All the Things with oPRO: Customization
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.