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hello, another little update from the rubidity & rubysol universe. let’s welcome the new scribelite gem - an inscription / inscribe (calldata) database (schema & models) for ethereum & co. that let’s you query via sql and more. now you can build your own off-chain indexer and more. happy blockchaining, data wrangling and dash boarding with ruby.
I wrote https://fly.io/ruby-dispatch/turbo-8-in-8-minutes/ so people can quickly get a feel for the upcoming Turbo 8 release without getting bogged down by details other articles include that compare Turbo 8 with older versions of Turbo. [more inside]
Most people and companies that we talk to about upgrades assume that we generally help organizations that need to migrate to the latest Rails version. [more inside]
I went and reexamined the good old FizzBuzz coding challenge to walk through it step by step and make it more extensible using a
Recently I’ve been using Turbo frames and streams more and wanted to really understand how they work. To do that I set out to rebuild a very simple To-Do application (peak originality!), using Turbo but without Rails or turbo-rails gem. I did that using vanilla Sinatra. As you’ll see, it was really simple: Using Turbo Frames and Streams without Rails
Bring efficiency and flexibility to job enqueuing in Rails 7.1 with ActiveJob’s perform_all_later. Handle diverse job arguments, support bulk enqueuing, and offer enhanced control over job execution. [more inside]
Hello, i started a new (free) online book titled “Programming Ethscriptions (in Ruby) - Step-by-Step Book / Guide”. the first chapter titled “Sub 1k - Inside The First Thousand Ethscriptions” is online. happy blockchain and data analytics scripting with ruby.
Introduction to what is asynchronous data loading in Active Record with the load_async method and its friends. [more inside]
hello, did you know? the most popular data uri gem (4+ million downloads) in rubyland is from anno 2014 (last update) unmaintained and broken (?). is ruby ded? not yet. let’s push a gem with (modern) helpers to parse / build data uris incl. base64-encoded/decoded images and more. let’s welcome the datauris gem v1 - last update some minutes ago ;-). questions and comments welcome.
Open-source dependencies are practical, convenient, time-saving – and sure to make your life miserable if left unattended. Read on to learn how we optimized our dependency upgrade process and got all our Ruby on Rails projects updated to the latest version with minimum time loss. [more inside]
Super simple solution to improve performance of polymorphic associations https://github.com/olegantonyan/polymorphic_enum_type
FastRuby.io has invested more than 30,000 hours in total in upgrading Rails applications, having completed more than 100 upgrade projects. In this article, we’ll leverage our historical data and what we learned to help you answer this question: How much will this cost? [more inside]