Push cx

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

Personal Workflow


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
For about a year I’ve been using Trello, a free web app for organizing notes, to track my personal to-do lists across various projects. I’ve...

The Well-Sorted Version


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
The Well-Sorted Version is a longtime project I recently finished. I wanted to blog a bit about the technical production of it, so please check out that...

The Well-Sorted Version


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
The Well-Sorted Version is a longtime project I recently finished. I wanted to blog a bit about the technical production of it, so please check out that...

Inheriting From Built-In Ruby Types


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
This post originally appeared on the DevMynd blog. The string is a stark data structure and everywhere it is passed there is much duplication of process...

Inheriting From Built-In Ruby Types


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
This post originally appeared on the DevMynd blog. The string is a stark data structure and everywhere it is passed there is much duplication of process...

Social Media for Programmers


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
A friend of mine has been accepted to DevBootcamp and I’m pleased to see the coursework is beginning even before classes. He’s not so pleased...

Social Media for Programmers


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
A friend of mine has been accepted to DevBootcamp and I’m pleased to see the coursework is beginning even before classes. He’s not so pleased...

Backpack Criteria


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I spent all of 2011 traveling through interesting cities in the U.S. and Canada with a small backpack. I put a lot of thought into what I needed, so I wanted...

Backpack Criteria


over 4 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I spent all of 2011 traveling through interesting cities in the U.S. and Canada with a small backpack. I put a lot of thought into what I needed, so I wanted...

Why I Rarely Use HABTM


almost 5 years ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I was chatting with Kori Roys about database design and I mentioned offhandedly that I almost never use has_and_belongs_to_many in Rails. Kori’s ears...