Object oriented development turns 50 this year. During that time, hundreds of OO languages have come and gone. And yet, with the exception of Smalltalk and a few research languages, none of them were actually object-oriented. I think we might now be seeing a revival of the spirit of OO, but it is coming from […]
A talk from Full Stack Fest 2015 ( Functional programming is being revitalized thanks to languages like Clojure, Haskell and Elixir. Even though Ruby is an object-oriented language there are many beautiful concepts in functional programming that we can borrow and successfully apply in our Ruby code. In this talk I’ll show you how I […]
Messy code often begins with a simple “if”. Continuing down that path is a road to ruin, but there’s a simple way to avoid it. East-oriented Code is an approach that helps you follow Tell, Don’t Ask. It guides you away from Feature Envy and toward better encapsulation. See before and after code and walk […]
By Andrew Warner Is app/views the worst part of your codebase? Have you ever told someone on your team “remember to update the client-side views too”? Too long has the node.js community touted their advantage of using the same code on the client and the server. It’s time that Rails got a few punches in. […]
The third Ruby Ireland meetup of 2013 is going to challenge how you write Ruby. Chris McGrath talks about Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby, when to consider applying its rules and when to think about alternatives. His talk is based on the wonderful book by Sandi Metz (see for more details). This is a talk […]
Speaker: Ted Johansson (@drenmi) from EngageRocket Event Page: Produced by Engineers.SG Recorded by: Michael Cheng & Dona Banerjee Help us caption & translate this video!
This Active Storage tutorial for Ruby on Rails 5.2 covers using it for image uploads. Due to Paperclip being deprecated in Ruby on Rails 5.2, the alternative that I’m choosing to go with is the built in active storage. This tutorial covers setting up active storage and making a very basic image upload application. The […]
This Active Storage tutorial for Ruby on Rails 5.2 covers using it for file uploads. Due to Paperclip being deprecated in Ruby on Rails 5.2, the alternative that I’m choosing to go with is the built in active storage. This tutorial covers setting up active storage and making a very basic file upload application. The […]