Episodes
UUID in Rails with ActiveUUID
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UUID in Rails with ActiveUUID

#23 Mar 2, 2016 free
Some cases require non-auto incrementing primary keys as well as multiple master writes without id conflicts. With ActiveUUID, we can configure our table's primary key with confidence without added complexity.

Faye WebSockets - Part 1
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Faye WebSockets - Part 1

#22 Feb 23, 2016 free
Using WebSockets, we are able to create a realtime notification between browsers. Useful for in-app messaging, chats, and more! Learn how to use Faye's Publish and Subscribe methods. I believe that this paves the way for successfully using and learning the upcoming ActionCable.

Not RJS and Turbolinks - Part 2
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Not RJS and Turbolinks - Part 2

#21 Nov 25, 2015 free
A continuation from Episode 20 where we explore rendering the user's edit pages in a modal on a per request basis. Instead of rendering all modals for the users in the index, we will request them using remote javascript.

Not RJS and Turbolinks
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Not RJS and Turbolinks

#20 Nov 9, 2015 free
Using Javascript responses, we can make our Rails application have a quick and responsive Single Page Application feel to it.

Deleting and Undeleting with Paranoia
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Deleting and Undeleting with Paranoia

#19 Oct 7, 2015 free
When your app is using Paranoia, calling destroy on an ActiveRecord object doesn't actually destroy the database record, but just hides it.