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Recent Episodes

Deferred Content Loading 10:21

#265 Deferred Content Loading
10-25-2020

Learn to load slow content in the background so that your application still responds quickly while the heavy calculations are being done. Give quick responsiveness and optional polling to partials.
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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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Decoding and Interacting with Barcodes 11:40

#67 Decoding and Interacting with Barcodes
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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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Single Table Inheritance 8:33

#97 Single Table Inheritance
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Learn to use single table inheritance to allow multiple classes to be stored in the same database table.
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WYSIWYG Editor with Trix 4:16

#28 WYSIWYG Editor with Trix
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Compose beautifully formatted text in your web application. Trix is a WYSIWYG editor for writing messages, comments, articles, and lists.
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