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Recent Episodes

Database Encoding 10:46

#264 Database Encoding
10-18-2020

In this episode, we look at the encoding and some problems that an older Ruby on Rails application may face when it comes to storing emojis and how to fix them.
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StimulusJS, Active Storage and DropzoneJS 14:01

#263 StimulusJS, Active Storage and DropzoneJS
10-11-2020

DropzoneJS is an open source library that provides drag’n’drop file uploads with image previews. It's lightweight, highly customizable and doesn't have any dependencies.
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Benchmark Ruby Code 12:39

#262 Benchmark Ruby Code
10-4-2020

It's easy to accidentally write slow code in our applications. In this episode, we look at how we can benchmark our code and examples of some methods which are slower than others.
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Using a third-party add-on, sidekiq-cron, we can create periodic tasks to extend the functionality of sidekiq.
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Cropping Images with JCrop 7:00

#77 Cropping Images with JCrop
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Extend your image upload functionality with JCrop. Learn to redirect the user to a crop page once they have uploaded their image and save versions of the cropped images.
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