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File Uploads and Cloud Storage
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15:48

File Uploads and Cloud Storage

#356 Jul 3, 2022 free
AWS S3 has been a reliable service over the years and for a long time it was the only option. However, in the past few years, there has been more cloud storage options that have popped up with compatible S3 APIs. These services can sometimes offer better pricing and speeds.

Roles from Scratch
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15:11

Roles from Scratch

#352 Jun 5, 2022 free
In this episode, we look at different authorization approaches from the most simple to more complex scenarios.

Active Record Tricks
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11:25

Active Record Tricks

#347 May 1, 2022 free
In this episode, we look at tips and tricks from read only attributes, inserting and upserting (update or insert) records, toggling booleans, and single table inheritance.

Label Maker with Ruby
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26:30

Label Maker with Ruby

#343 Apr 3, 2022 free
Learn how to turn your tweets into physical printouts on a label maker via the Cups/PPD API. It's a silly concept, but can have some great real world application with interfacing with printers.

Remote Development
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14:45

Remote Development

#339 Mar 6, 2022 free
Having a fast and expensive computer to do daily development is a luxury. Sometimes, we may be in a position where we are just getting started with programming and the budget is very small. In this episode we look at a very moderately priced Chromebook and explore how we can make it into a viable development machine.