Happy Friday Everyone,
This week’s roundup covers topics such as how to scale a Ruby application, Elixir packaging and publishing, current and future prospects of mobile app market, responsive CSS patterns and much more.
Today it is a very special day - it’s Ruby’s 24th birthday! With drum rolls and celebrations let us all wish Ruby a very happy birthday :)
Ruby on Rails
Introducing Webpacker - In this post, we are going to explore the new alpha version of the webpacker gem and the features it has to offer.
15 Weird Things About Ruby That You Should Know - Check out this article to explore few cool Ruby tricks & tips.
End-to-end Testing in Elixir with Hound - This tutorial will show you how to use it for web scraping and end-to-end testing Phoenix applications.
Implement A Basic Block/Yield With Elixir - How to run a snipped of code before and after execution of a block of code on several function calls.
Elixir Package Building & Publishing - This explains the step by step procedure of creating elixir package with neat and clear explanation of each project files with live demonstration.
Improving first time load of a Production React App - Amazing article on approach taken to reduce React load time by 250%.
React Native’s experimental new FlatList component - Introduction to FlatList, A new experimental component which significantly improves memory usage and efficiency.
Current Trends And Future Prospects Of The Mobile App Market - Know about how much revenue does a mobile app generate and biggest challenges faced by mobile app industry.
How to Use Mobile Emulation Mode in Chrome - An article explaining how the websites can tested on mobile view using chrome browser.
Integrating the Facebook Graph API in Android - A small tutorials on integrating the Facebook graph API in android application using Facebook SKD.
A Detailed Introduction To Webpack - An article explaining about Webpack, why it is used and what are different configurations available.
Managing Concurrency in Angular Components with ES6 Generators - Using ES6 generators to manage concurrency in components.
jQuery Pagination Plugins - An article with jQuery-based plugins that leverage to create paginated results.
HTML & CSS
HTML5 Forms: New Controls - An article explaining the few form controls and its uses that comes out of box in HTML5.
Responsive CSS Patterns without Media Queries - An article explaining the few CSS patterns to achieve responsiveness without help of media queries.