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#155 Friend Requests From Scratch 10-14-2018

Part I - In this episode, we create our authentication for users, default view for authenticated users, friendship model, associations and scopes for our social media application.
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#154 Service Objects for API Interactions with Twilio 10-7-2018

In this episode, learn how to extract the interactions with an external API into a service object so that code is isolated and interchangeable.
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#153 Bundler and Binstubs 9-30-2018

In this episode, we look at some lesser known bundler commands including binstubs.
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#52 Rails API - Throttling with Rack::Attack 10-30-2016

Save expensive calculation time using Rack::Attack, we will learn how to limit requests coming into our application. This gem not only limits requests, but can be used to blacklist or whitelist users as well.
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#27 WYSIWYG Editor with Summernote 5-2-2016

Integrate Summernote WYSIWYG Editor into your application. Learn how to use AJAX callbacks to filestore your images instead of database Base64.
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#67 Decoding and Interacting with Barcodes 2-12-2017

Using the QuaggaJS Library, learn how to scan and decode barcodes with your Ruby on Rails application. Using provided callbacks, interact with controller actions to provide a seamless experience.
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