Episodes

Interview with Jesus Castello

Episode #177 3-15-2019 free

Jesus Castello talks about the Roda Framework, its uses and stats around its performance.

What's New in Rails 6

Episode #175 3-3-2019 free

Overview of notable features coming soon in Ruby on Rails 6.

What the RegEx?

Episode #171 2-3-2019 free

In this episode, we look at different ways to use pattern matching with Regular Expressions in Ruby.

Using Action Text in a Rails 5.2 Application

Episode #167 1-6-2019 free CC

With Rails 6.0 is around the corner, Action Text has been merged into the Rails repository. However, it can still be used on a Rails 5.2 application while we wait for its official release.

Creating a Simple Slack Bot

Episode #162 12-2-2018 free CC

Slack is a great application to keep in contact with friends, coworkers and a community. With bots, its capabilities are endless. In this episode, learn how to create a Slack Bot to interact with.

Grab Bag of Ruby and Ruby on Rails Tricks

Episode #158 11-4-2018 free CC

In this episode, we look at various tips and tricks.

Service Objects for API Interactions with Twilio

Episode #154 10-7-2018 free

In this episode, learn how to extract the interactions with an external API into a service object so that code is isolated and interchangeable.

Rails Presenters

Episode #149 9-2-2018 free

Separating view logic from bloated models can help maintain the model in the long run.

Improving Partial Loading Performance

Episode #145 8-5-2018 free

N+1 queries can make an application slow. Having queries called within views can also slow down an app as well as making it less extendable.

Editors

Episode #140 7-1-2018 free

One question that I get asked most often is what editor, theme and extensions am I using for my editor. In this episode, we take a look at the different extensions and settings that I use.