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Forklift: Moving Big Databases Around in Ruby

data ruby taskrabbit 

Moving Big Databases Around in Ruby

Friday, Apr 22, 2016 - Originally posted at tech.taskrabbit.com

Ruby and Mavericks

osx ruby 

Are you developing in Ruby and have just upgraded your OSX Machine to Mavericks (OSX 10.9)? Are you suddenly having trouble installing or…

Monday, Oct 28, 2013

On Inclusion


The topic of the day is inclusion.

Monday, Oct 14, 2013

ActionHero Tutorials

actionhero javascript node.js 

I wrote a few tutorials for actionHero recently at the behest of the community:

Friday, Jul 5, 2013

Authentication with ActionHero Again

actionhero javascript node.js 

An update look at authenticating with Actionhero

Monday, Jun 10, 2013

ActionHero v4.1.0

actionhero javascript node.js 

A quick post to say that a new version of actionHero is out tonight: v4.1.0 This update contains some breaking changes to the Tasks and…

Thursday, Jun 6, 2013

On Task Systems

actionhero javascript node.js taskrabbit 

Why Task Systems?

Sunday, Mar 24, 2013

When does API-First Not Apply?


When should you not use an API-First methodology?

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013

API-First.com reboot


After siting idle for over a year, Fiona (Fiona ODMC) and I have decided to reboot API-First.com.

Sunday, Mar 10, 2013

The Real Reason I Will Not Be Your Technical CoFounder

legal startups 

I have been reading quite a few posts lately concerning the topic of becoming a ‘technical co-founder’ of a startup. Just search for the…

Thursday, Feb 28, 2013