As you might have noticed, I use this blog to keep track of a lot of issue I have while working. This post is no different (sorry!). I've sporadically gotten some ActiveRecord::ConnectionTimeoutError…

Yes, git branches do disappear. I didn't think it was possible until I saw 300 lines of code go down the drain: I just had a snack and was ready to finish up a pretty big feature; I checkout into the …

Last night I taught a workshop about building Rails 5 APIs at the Philly.rb hack night. The repo with the code can be found here, it's a little project about storing and manipulating Hearthstone data.…

Since I had some free time over the past couple of weeks I decided to give the new Rails 5 API-only features a try. This post is based on Jorge Bejar's guide but adapted for use with Ember and includi…