LARAVEL

Auth Scaffolding in Laravel 5.2

This is a series of posts that showcase new features and aha moments in Laravel 5.2 1. Implicit Route Model Binding 2. Simplified Eloquent Global Scopes 3. Append Scheduled Tasks Output 4. Form Array Validation 5. Middleware Groups 6. Auth Scaffolding 7.  Api Rate Limiting 8. More helper functions Laravel 5.2 has come out of beta and is production [...]





RUBY

Rack Deep Dive – Part 1

About 7 months ago, I started teaching ruby and rails at Andela. One of the biggest challenge in teaching¬†rails¬†is explaining all of the ‚Äúmagic‚ÄĚ that Rails uses to do its job . The most effective way to¬†really understand¬†how things work in rails is to rebuild it from scratch. Below is a quote by Chad Fowler. The magic thing about Rails [...]


RUBY

Creating your own RSpec Matchers.


RUBY

Ruby on Steroids(DSLs): The Powerful Spell Called DSL


RUBY

Ruby on Steroids: The Magic of MetaProgramming – Method Spells


RUBY

Ruby on Steroids: The Magic of MetaProgramming – Fellowship of Spells


RUBY

How to Delegate Like a Boss