Episodes
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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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.

Hotwire Modals
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16:13

Hotwire Modals

#335 Feb 6, 2022 free
In this episode, we look at creating an unobtrusive and efficient way to launch Bootstrap modals using Turbo and Stimulus.

Deploying Static Sites
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9:26

Deploying Static Sites

#330 Jan 2, 2022 free
Github Pages and Gitlab Pages are both great places to quickly and easily push up static sites directly from your code repository.