Visualizing Garbage Collection in Ruby and Python
A great read on garbage collection in Ruby and Python and how it can affect and speed up unit tests!
Working with 154 million records on Azure Table Storage – the story of “Have I been pwned?”
What a great use of Azure! Loved reading this post about handling 150+ million records of data. The site (Have I Been Pwned) looks real nice and clean too.
5 Free Tools To Clean Up Your CSS
Here is a great resource for cleaning, formatting, and beautifying CSS for projects!
Integrating Payments in a Rails application
Step by step how to integrate Stripe payment system into a Rails application!
Minimum Wage Was Once Enough To Keep a Family of 3 Out of Poverty
In 1968 the federal minimum wage was enough to keep a family of 3 out of poverty! Think about that for a minute. Today’s federal minimum wage, $7.25 / hour. 80 hours of work, you take home $475 after taxes. $240 a week…
What’s New in Git 1.8.5
A great read on some of the new items presented in the latest Git release, 1.8.5
Now with per site HTTP variables! 😉
Rails Community has a Security Problem
A good read on the status of security within the Rails community.
THE RESULTS OF MY YEARLONG PHYSICAL PRODUCT EXPERIMENT
A great article about a year long process of selling a physical item