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How to structure JavaScript code when using AJAX in Rails

By Stephen Huang,

2018 development javascript learning rails

AJAX is a great solution that allows you to send and retrieve data from the server and update the page without having to reload the entire page.

In this article I will show you two strategies in Rails to use the data from server by executing JavaScript code: AJAX Callback Function and Server-generated JavaScript Responses. Then I'll explain how they work, and describe their benefits.

Using Ruby Closures to simulate classes

By Victor Hazbun,

2018 development learning

A technique commonly used in JavaScript is to use closures in your objects instead of classes. This is done to ensure that variables do not leak out and inadvertently become overridden by some other function or operation.

This technique can also be used in Ruby. The scoping rules of Ruby are such that when a lambda is defined, that lambda also has access to all the variables that are in scope.

PostgreSQL vs MySQL

By Mikel Lindsaar,

2018 rails

There are many databases out there but most web applications developed using an open-source web framework use either PostgreSQL or MySQL. I've been asked by many clients over the years why they should use PostgreSQL over MySQL for their Ruby on Rails application.

Here at reinteractive we prefer PostgreSQL. While they both have merits, we use PostgreSQL for the following reasons:

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