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#134 Ruby Go Lang Extensions 5-20-2018

Let's face it, Ruby is slow , but don't abandon Ruby just yet. Using extensions, we can write performant code in another language for the specific slow functions while the rest of the application remains untouched.
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#133 Dynamic Select Fields 5-13-2018

Making one select field dependent on another and automatically update based on the previous selection can be a tricky task. In this episode, we look an a rather unobtrusive way to handle this for many scenarios.
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#132 Ruby on Rails Development with Microsoft Windows 10 5-6-2018

Developing a Ruby on Rails application on Windows can be difficult, but doesn't have to be with Bash on Windows. Learn how to use Bash to install the Ruby interpreter.
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Using authentication and authorization, lock down your ActionCable WebSockets so that messages are only sent and received to the intended users.
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