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Julio Antequera

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July 5, 2016

Upgrading to Roadie 3 for email styling

We've been successfully using Roadie 2 to style our apps emails in the past, but we found out we needed to switch to v3 of the gem if we wanted…
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June 8, 2016

Docker continued: trying out the beta for OS X and Rails

A while ago, an 'OS X native' version of Docker was released in beta stage. Thinking that it would be a better experience than my previous, I decided to give…
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May 10, 2016

We have created ‘Hebillas’, a suspender Ruby on Rails template companion

At CookiesHQ we always seek to accelerate our known and repeatable processes, so we took our Rails template up a notch with the help of Suspenders
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February 11, 2016

Common problems when starting with Docker and Rails

I got to spend some time playing with Docker and Rails, and really enjoyed it. Here's a list of problems I had while at it, and how I solved them.
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December 15, 2015

4 tips to easily improve the performance of your Mongoid queries

Slow queries? Frightening timeouts? Review your code and see if you can apply these simple yet powerful performance tips!
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November 13, 2015

Switching from embedded documents to relationships with Mongoid

Lately we've had to change how several documents on the MongoDB database of a project were related to each other. Here's the how to.
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September 29, 2015

A tiny guide to remotely working while traveling

Last summer I had the opportunity to travel around and mix some time of vacation and remote work. Here are some of my thoughts about being a remote worker on…
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