Even more contentful ruby apps

Some weeks ago I posted about kickstarting a ruby application with Contentful as its data backend. Now that I gained some field experience with that setup, it made some caveats pretty obvious. This blog post will show you some improvements and also some nicites we added to our app in…

Chasm - Preview

When I thought about plans for the weekend, I had in mind to fix some Sequelize CLI issues and to extend one of my personal projects I'm currently working on. This has been until I opened this one lovely email with the subject "Project Update #37: Chasm by Discord Games…

Farewell make ... Hello gulp ...

At work, we recently decided to switch our JavaScript coding style from a chaotic mess to a more consistant, disciplined and streamlined masterpiece. In order to achieve that goal, we decided to include JSHint in our build process and to configure it as strict as possible. As our codebase is…

Contentful ruby apps

Lately I was playing with the content management service Contentful and its ruby gem contentful.rb. In this article you will learn how to kickstart your … contentful … ruby application! Contentful is a cloud-based and API-driven content management system that allows the user to structure his data via so-called content models…

eurucamp 2013 - A recap. [Part I]

Some weeks a go some colleagues of mine and me were attending the eurucamp 2013 at the lovely Mggelsee in Berlin. Besides the nice location, the European Ruby Camp did not only provide tasty coffee but also a whole bunch of interesting talks and workshops. This article will summarize the…