17 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, May 25

CanCanCan: The Rails Authorization Dance

Ilya Bodrov moves from authentication to authorization in Rails, covering CanCanCan, the premier authorization gem in the Rails ecosystem.
Ruby
Dhaivat Pandya, May 22

Graph Algorithms in Ruby

Dhaivat Pandya reveals two basic graph algorithms: depth first and breadth first. He walks through their definition, then implements each one in Ruby.
Ruby
Jesse Herrick, May 20

Authenticating with Google

Jesse Herrick walks through using Google, Device, and OmniAuth to get authentication working for your Rails app in no time.
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Ruby
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao, May 18

10 Killer Tmux Tips

Benjamin Tan Wei Hao takes your Tmux-fu to the next level with 10 excellent tips about improving your dev with Tmux.
Ruby
Glenn Goodrich, May 14

Optimizing Ruby Logging for Faster Debugging and Problem-Solving

SitePoint's Glenn Goodrich explains how to incorporate Loggly into your Rails logging and make debugging and problem-solving simple.
Ruby
Richard Schneeman, May 11

How Ruby Uses Memory

Richard Schneeman explains how Ruby uses memory, running through various examples and methods. This information is something every Ruby dev should know.
Ruby
Abder-Rahman Ali, May 07

Ruby on Medicine: Substitution in Multiple Files

A. Hasan writes the 4th entry in Ruby on Medicine, focused on solving problems in medicine with Ruby. In this post, it's substitution across multiple files.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, May 04

Steam-Powered DOTA on Rails

Ilya Bodrov dives into the Steam API to authenticate and retrieve match data for DOTA. This is a very interesting foray into a different API.
Ruby
Vasu K, Apr 30

Stripe Subscriptions in Rails

Vasu K walks through how to setup a subscription-based service using Stripe in Rails. Subscription plans are notoriously hard to setup, but this is easy.
Ruby
Imran Latif, Apr 27

Ruby's Important Hook Methods

Imran Latif explores Ruby's most important hook methods. Learn what these methods are and how Ruby's favorite gems are using them.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Apr 23

Rails Authentication with OAuth 2.0 and OmniAuth

Ilya Bodrov continues the Authentication in Rails series, covering OmniAuth and OAuth 2.0. Ilya configures Twitter, Facebook, and other providers.
Ruby
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao, Apr 20

Ru: Ruby in Your Shell

Benjamin Tan Wei Hao explores Ru, a utility that bring Ruby to the command line. Benjamin runs through several examples of using Ruby to make CLI tasks easy.
Ruby
Dhaivat Pandya, Apr 16

RethinkDB in Ruby: Map Reduce and Joins

Dhaivat Pandya continues exploring RethinkDB in Ruby, focusing on Map Reduce and Table Joins. See how RethinkDB takes a complex map reduce and makes it easy
Ruby
Jesse Herrick, Apr 13

Jekyll on Rails

Jesse Herrick combines Jekyll, the most popular static-site generator, with Rails, the most popular dynamic site framework. Use the right tool for the job.
Ruby
Richard Schneeman, Apr 09

Why is Rubygems Slow?

Richard Schneeman dives into what really happens when you install a Ruby gem. The post is deep and illuminating and will teach you something about gems.
Ruby
Jonathan Cutrell, Apr 06

Build Monitoring Widgets with Ruby and BitBar

Jonathan Cutrell brings explores BitBar, a free app that allows you to put scriptable output in your MacOS X menu bar. JC uses Ruby to make two cool widgets
Ruby
Abder-Rahman Ali, Apr 02

Ruby on Medicine: Hunting For The Gene Sequence

Continuing the Ruby on Medicine series, Abder-Rahman Ali introduces how to use regular expressions to search through a large file to find the gene sequence.
Ruby
Dhaivat Pandya, Mar 30

RethinkDB in Ruby

Dhiavat Pandya walks through an introduction to RethinkDB. He explains the concepts behind this NoSQL database, as well as examples of using it in Ruby.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Mar 26

Devise Authentication in Depth

Ilya Bodrov continues the Authentication in Rails series by looking at the most popular authentication gem: Devise. Basic setup to using extensions.
JavaScript
Roger Stringer, Mar 23

Deploying Your First Camel.js Blog to Heroku

Camel.js is a speedy and lightweight blog engine. Roger Stringer demonstrates how to install Camel, deploy to Heroku and manage your posts via Dropbox.
Ruby
Jesse Herrick, Mar 23

Markdown Processing in Ruby

Jesse Herrick runs several Markdown processing Ruby gems through the ringer to find the cream of the crop. Features and Benchmarks lead the way.
Ruby
Abder-Rahman Ali, Mar 19

Ruby on Medicine: Scrolling Through Large Files

Abder-Rahman Ali continues the Ruby on Medicine series, showing how to use Ruby to smoothly scroll through VERY large (think, GBs) text files.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Mar 16

Magical Authentication with Sorcery

Ilya Bodrov pens a comprehensive tutorial on implementing Rails authentication with Sorcery.
JavaScript
Emre Guneyler, Mar 13

Add Twitter Authentication to an Ember.js App with Torii

Authentication is tricky, so why not have someone else handle it for you? Emre Guneyler shows you how to let users log in to your Ember.js app using Twitter