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My first iOS app with RubyMotion in 2015

I've taken to learning RubyMotion specifically to make iOS applications. This blog is all about my experience as a fresh iOS developer with no prior experience with Objective C or Swift. I'll go through the benefits, the bottlenecks and what I intend to do in the future.

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Verifying mobile phone numbers with Rails, Devise and Twilio

This article will cover setting up a new Rails (4.2) application with Devise and allow users to add their mobile phone number to their account.

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Why you should use Bootstrap with a CSS Preprocessor

It's all too easy to import Twitter Bootstrap from BootstrapCDN without SASS

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Making moderation easy

For just over a year I've been working on a website called [Eurekar](http://eurekar.co.uk). To describe it briefly, it's a cool little website which has news articles for cars, a fairly complex article search and another search for UK car dealerships.

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Realtime chat with Laravel, Ember JS and Pusher

This article will show you a very bare bones chat system with Laravel 5, Ember JS 1.10 and Pusher.

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Bootstrap 2 pagination in Laravel 5

I recently had to help port a website that used Twitter Bootstrap 2 to Laravel 5 and discovered that changing the pagination template is completely different in Laravel 5.

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Using Padrino with Ember CLI Part 5: Realtime

In the final installment of my Padrino + Ember series I'd like to show you how to get some basic realtime functionality within your application

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Using Padrino with Ember CLI Part 4: Authorisation

Welcome to Part 4 of my Padrino and Ember series. This article is for setting up Ember with our Padrino API...

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February '15: Top Developer Tools and Services

Here we are at the last week of February and I haven't done my monthly edition of Top Developer Tools and Services. Shame on me.

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