John Nunemaker

Google App Engine Chicago Hackathon


~9 years ago by John Nunemaker on Addicted To New.
Google threw a hackathon last week for their app engine product at their Chicago offices. Myself, Steve, Dan Parker and Jon Hoyt attended. I wasn’t sure...

Green Can Be Profitable


~9 years ago by John Nunemaker on Addicted To New.
Today, I received an email from Comcast detailing their new EcoBill program. How noble of Comcast, right? They care about the environment so much that they...

Favorite 2008 Olympic Moments


~9 years ago by John Nunemaker on Addicted To New.
I’ve had this post half written in my “to blog” bin for a week now so I figured it was time to finish it or delete it. Considering how...

How To Make Coffee


~9 years ago by John Nunemaker on Addicted To New.
Making your own coffee from the bean is really easy. Maybe it’s because I’m inept at most kitchen related activities (other than eating) but...

Rails and Mint


~9 years ago by John Nunemaker on Addicted To New.
Mint is a fabulous analytics application that you install on your own server. It requires PHP and MySQL and the license key is tied to your domain. This...

Live From Harmony


almost 8 years ago by John Nunemaker on RailsTips.org - Home.
In which I announce that Rails Tips is now powered by Harmony, the website management tool that we have built at Ordered List....

Getting A Grip on GridFS


almost 8 years ago by John Nunemaker on RailsTips.org - Home.
In which I announce some tweaks I made to a fun plugin which makes storing files in GridFS as easy as 1, 2, 3....

The Balance of Convention and Innovation


almost 8 years ago by John Nunemaker on RailsTips.org - Home.
In which I post an enjoyable quote and some thoughts on standards versus innovation....

Uploadify and Rails 2.3


~8 years ago by John Nunemaker on RailsTips.org - Home.
In which I show how to reach the promised land of multiple file uploads using Uploadify, a spot of rack middleware and Rails 2.3....

Code Review: Weary


over 8 years ago by John Nunemaker on RailsTips.org - Home.
In which I provide critique on Mark Wunsh’s new gem Weary....