A Collection of Random Ideas

I present to you, in no particular order, a collection of random thoughts and ideas. Some may contradict others, some may make no sense and some may deeply resonate with you. All...

A Collection of Random Ideas

I present to you, in no particular order, a collection of random thoughts and ideas. Some may contradict others, some may make...

The Care and Feeding of the JavaScript Set OBject

Set is one of my favorite built-in object types in JavaScript. Today I’ll introduce the Set object and discuss some of its use cases.

Weekend Motivation Feb 21, 2020

With the weekend here, I want you to do one thing for me: Practice loving yourself. That's it. Love yourself. Perfection is...

Rails: Protect Devise when using OAuth

If you're using OAuth and Devise together in an application, you need to remove the Devise Authentication routes and still confirm your model won't...
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100 Days of Commits

I've set a goal for myself to get a whole year of commits on Github. Yesterday I hit 100 and today...

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The Care and Feeding of the JavaScript Set OBject

Set is one of my favorite built-in object types in JavaScript. Today I’ll introduce the Set object and discuss some of its use cases.

Rails: Protect Devise when using OAuth

If you're using OAuth and Devise together in an application, you need to remove the Devise Authentication routes and still confirm your model won't...

Ruby: A Kindler, Gentler Flow Control for Beta Sites

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Weekend Motivation Feb 21, 2020

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It’s good to be a geek.

As a Gen-Xer who grew up during a time when it still wasn’t cool to be a nerd, I’m glad to see...

Three Wolf Moon T-Shirt – It’s Power is Legend

Have you heard about the amazing Three Wold Moon T-Shirt? Apparently this shirt has secret powers that were unknown to customers when...
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A Collection of Random Ideas

I present to you, in no particular order, a collection of random thoughts and ideas. Some may contradict others, some may make...

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Set is one of my favorite built-in object types in JavaScript. Today I’ll introduce the Set object and discuss some of its use cases.

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