How to Try Out Angular in your Existing Rails App

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So you have a Rails application (we're going to assume Rails 4.X here) that uses the traditional setup. You create a resource /things that of course has an index action and its associated show…
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AngularJS, Rails 4.1 and UI Router Tutorial

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I'll be covering the following in this tutorial: Setting up Angular and Rails 4.1 Using Bower to manage front end dependencies Getting UI Router setup and running Setting up Bootstrap via Bower with Rails…
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Setting up an AngularJS and Rails 4.1 Project

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Note: Make sure you're using Rails 4.1! At my startup Service Route we've been building our app on Angular and Rails 4.1. I wanted to start sharing some our experiences on getting these…
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MongoDB Joins with MongooseJS

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If you're going to have a cow about doing something relational in NoSQL, go have a cow about anything ever that was used for something other than what it was originally intended. So you're using…
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The Weird Impact of Expertise on Ideation

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So, this is from personal experience, but the more informed and trained I get, the more difficult I find it to come up with ideas. This is within the technology, and specifically development/design, categories.…
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Building an Angular and Express App Part 3

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This is a part 3 in a series of posts. You can check out the other parts here: Part 1 Part 2 You should go through those to get the most out of this series.…
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Quick Tip: Organizing Routes in Large Express 4.x Apps

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Instead of bogging down your main app.js file with every single route, try and organize it with the Express Routing mindset as stated in their Docs. A router is an isolated instance of middleware…
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Why Developers Are So Powerful

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Developers are the indispensable soul of software. They're the -real- builders behind the modern tech company. And, assuming they know their worth, are powerful. Why? It all comes down to factors surrounding supply and demand.…
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