Episodes

#55 Charts and Graphs 11-21-2016

Learn how to use one of three charting libraries, Chart.js, Highcharts, or Google Charts, using the Chartkick gem to create simple and unobtrusive charts in your application.
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rails javascript view 5 Comments 7:42 min

#54 Getting Started - Ruby on Rails - Development Environment 11-13-2016

Here is a simple workflow of setting up a new development environment. From Homebrew, ZSH, Atom, and RVM, learn how to easily get your macOS environment up and running.
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rails development environment 0 Comments 8:22 min

#53 Database Index Optimization and Migration Maintenance 11-6-2016

Adding indexes to your databases can increase the SQL search performance on your tables. As your application grows, migration files can become out of hand, use squasher to squish them down to a single file.
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rails database performance 0 Comments 4:54 min

#52 Rails API - Throttling with Rack::Attack 10-30-2016

Save expensive calculation time using Rack::Attack, we will learn how to limit requests coming into our application. This gem not only limits requests, but can be used to blacklist or whitelist users as well.
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rails api security 1 Comment 7:10 min

#51 Rails API - Authentication with JWT 10-23-2016

Using the knock gem, we will add JWT Authentication to our Rails API Application.
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rails api json authentication 31 Comments 7:31 min