Published on 17 Jul 2015
Published on 16 May 2015
Revisited on 13 Jul 2015
Revisited on 17 Apr 2014
We explore the features of each way to set attributes in ActiveRecord for Rails 4.
Published on 19 Nov 2013
A simple, easy method to start logging exceptions right now with just a few lines of code.
Published on 27 Oct 2013
We see how to extend the asset pipeline with custom processors to do all sorts of things to our assets.
Revisited on 10 Jan 2014
When good intentions in UI make things worse
Published on 4 Sep 2013
Published on 13 May 2012
How to migrate from a custom password system to Devise with minimal impact on the user experience.
Published on 6 Aug 2011
Revisited on 5 Jan 2014
Rails 3 allows the developer to change ActiveRecord attributes in various ways. I describe five methods, each with its own unique side-effects. Includes handy cheat sheet.