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Short technical, hardware, software, architecture and infrastructure talks!

This Week in Rails - 2022-08-12

Mailer Previews in engines, Bug Fixes, improvements and more!

This Week in Rails - 2022-08-05

Strict template locals, detecting unused routes and an improved find_or_create_by

Gem Dependencies

Gems can provide so much functionality to our applications with minimal effort. However, when does this benefit become a hinderance to maintainability. In this video, I share some of my experiences with maintaining Ruby on Rails applications.

Frontend Javascript Frameworks

Decisions for adding in a Javascript Framework cannot be a light decision as there is a lot of tradeoffs. I discuss some of my experience and why I avoid adding in Javascript Frontend Frameworks and favor microframeworks like Stimulus.

Monoliths vs Microservices

Discuss the differences, misnomers and other things to consider between microservices and monoliths.

Docker for Development

I discuss Docker and its use cases while developing. If you're not using it, you should give it a shot. It has changed the way I develop applications.


Kicking off a new series of videos where I talk about technology, development methodologies, and more.