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Unintented Consequences: The Pitfalls of ActiveRecord Callbacks


over 7 years ago by pogodan on A Single Programmer's Blog.
At Bloom, we have a largish Rails application: 12 000 lines of model code, alone. Yesterday, we found a major problem, and the cause was very non-obvious...

Sexual Health Awareness: Bahamas' Red Cross and World Learning Teaming to ... - TheBody.com


~5 years ago by pogodan on sexual health.
Sexual Health Awareness: Bahamas' Red Cross and World Learning Teaming to ...TheBody.comPlanned program elements included an anonymous hotline residents...

Cowboy/girl programmers don't live here


over 7 years ago by pogodan on Clean Air - A Blog By Highgroove Studios.
Have you heard the myth about the lone wolf programmer? Knee deep in crushed jolt cola cans, empty latte coffee cups, and busted keyboards (due to the...

DataDumper: Copy Your Test Data to Your Development Environment With Ease


over 7 years ago by pogodan on A Single Programmer's Blog.
The README says it all: You’re knee deep in a debugger session, and you can’t understand why something’s wrong. You wish you could fire...

Ruby 1.9.2 Fresh from the Oven or Bootstrap Chef with ruby 1.9.2 and ubuntu 10.10


over 7 years ago by pogodan on Clean Air - A Blog By Highgroove Studios.
Highgroovers. Flexible, self-starting, curious, good, nerdy, professional. These are a few of the words we used to describe ourselves in our annual 2010...

Development Environment Benefits From Config File Tweaking as Well


over 7 years ago by pogodan on A Single Programmer's Blog.
If you’re like me, you installed PostgreSQL (or MySQL or whatever) locally for development purposes. Then you copied data into your instance, andEve...

Bad (or, my unfortunately unfavorable review of Bob Martin's Ruby Midwest keynote)


almost 7 years ago by pogodan on omgbloglol.
Uncle Bob Martin has had a lot of influence on the software development industry over his career. His books are heralded as “landmark” and...

Depressed with a chronic disease? Many find antidepressants are ... - Science Daily


11 months ago by pogodan on antidepressants.
Science DailyDepressed with a chronic disease? Many find antidepressants are ...Science DailyScientists are finding more evidence that commonly prescribed...

Christie gives conditional OK to broader medicinal marijuana use - NBCNews.com


~5 years ago by pogodan on medicinal marijuana.
Daily MailChristie gives conditional OK to broader medicinal marijuana useNBCNews.comBy Tom Curry, National Affairs Writer, NBC News. New Jersey Gov. Chris...

My Case Against Antidepressants, and Why I Keep Prescribing Them - Haaretz


11 months ago by pogodan on antidepressants.
HaaretzMy Case Against Antidepressants, and Why I Keep Prescribing ThemHaaretzMelancholia. The most comprehensive, learned and livid meditation on depression...