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A Bit of State
There’s a developer aphorism that claims “shared mutable state is the root of all evil”. It’s a fun, pithy statement that’s intentionally exaggerating to make a point, but there are...
Rails New: MVC & Routing
Welcome back to the second installment in our series of “Rails new” posts. Last week, our VP of Development, Tim Mecklem demonstrated just how easy it is to get a...
Server-Side Rendering with Next.js
Next.js is a production-ready framework built on top of React that provides advanced functionality, such as Server-Side Rendering. Prerequisites: Some React experience Node.js 12+ Yarn 1.22.0+ Npm and Npx Why...
Rails New: Introduction
The Plan A few months ago, our VP of Development, Tim Mecklem decided to change the format of the Cincinnati Ruby Brigade CincyRB by rebooting the meeting content, both literally...
Demystifying AWS S3 uploads in Ruby on Rails
Amazon Web Services include S3 (Simple Storage System) which Amazon describes as “an object storage service” that provides “scalability, availability, security and performance”. While there are many types of objects...
Every Pixel Matters: Tips to use them most efficiently
When you’re programming, one of the most important things is the code you’re writing. Because our brains are limited and our code is mostly not, you’ll want to see as...