Push cx

A tea-drinking web geek's coffee-flavored blog

Type-Checking Protocols in Ruby


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
One of my favorite parts in Sandi Metz’s excellent Practical Object Oriented Design in Ruby is when she describes how to enforce lightweight protocols...

Prefer: Censorship


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
In the Mozilla blog post Prefer: safe, I read: Mozilla believes users have the right to shape the Internet and their own experiences on it. However, there...

Integration as Composition


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I’m puzzling over the design for a worker and would appreciate your comments on it. I started with the pain of an ugly test, made an interesting refactoring...

Integration as Composition


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I’m puzzling over the design for a worker and would appreciate your comments on it. I started with the pain of an ugly test, made an interesting refactoring...

Long-Term Travel Gear List


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
Recently I was pontificating at Kori Roys, a coworker who’s recently departed for some long-term travel, about what to bring and how to pack it. I...

Long-Term Travel Gear List


over 3 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
Recently I was pontificating at Kori Roys, a coworker who’s recently departed for some long-term travel, about what to bring and how to pack it. I...

Builder Methods


almost 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I was reading Corey Haines’ book Understanding the Four Rules of Simple Design (capsule review on the 2014 book reviews post) when I read: In fact...

Builder Methods


almost 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I was reading Corey Haines’ book Understanding the Four Rules of Simple Design (capsule review on the 2014 book reviews post) when I read: In fact...

2014 Book Reviews


almost 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I’ve appreciated when people take the time to write reviews and highlight connections to other good works. In the hopes of being useful (and converting...

2014 Book Reviews


almost 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I’ve appreciated people who take the time to write reviews and highlight connections to other good works, so I’m going to try writing and posting...