RailsConf 2017 was held at Phoenix's Convention Center from April 25th- April 27th. If you missed it, I've summarized the highlights here.
If you're reading this, then I want you to learn how to catch null data without using if! We've all written it at some point. You write this to avoid a nasty error that comes from calling a method on an object that doesn't exist. The best way to avoid this is to clean your… Continue reading the Discreet Null Check
Women Who Code Atlanta (WWCAtl) held a networking event Tuesday night for DevNexus attendees, featuring Heather VanCura. Women Who Code Atlanta is a language agnostic group that brings together women in the Atlanta tech community. They are hosting a conference in June called We Rise targeted toward women in tech (call for papers open now).… Continue reading Women Who Code Atlanta Invites DevNexus attendees to Soirée at CallRail
Ternary Operators are used to simplify if statements. If you just want to call a method or set a variable, then ternary operators are a great way to do that. You pass in a conditional, and it calls the first variable if true, and the second if false. I love ternary operators, because they're lightwight,… Continue reading the Succinct Ternary Operator