Monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. December, 5. Syndicode Rails digest

Monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. December, 5

Hurray! New Rails digest arrived at the beginning of winter. It is likely, you heard of some open source projects, we share today, before. But it is also for sure, that some other of them from this list is a surprise for you. The worst thing about software development that you can’t use all of the cool tools you know. But more you know – the better solution you can find in future. In this ‘Monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. December, 5’ digest you will meet error monitoring for Rails, Vue on Rails gem, publishing framework, DB schema managing tool, carpooling platform, Vim config for Rails and many other awesome repositories!

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Gloomy weather. Syndicode JavaScript digest

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Gloomy weather

This type of weather makes you want nothing else but sitting at home and watching some movie sipping a tea or cacao. Right? Especially if it’s cold outside. Some might say that such conditions force people to learn something new or improve their skills while there is not much fun on the street. But we have doubts about any kind of motivation in November. Still, you can watch as others getting popular on GitHub with their JS projects. This ‘Monthly most popular JS repositories. Gloomy weather’ is here for you! Enjoy other’s people achievements and use these awesome 3D libraries, business intelligence web applications, code editors, audio libraries, Node app frameworks, and data visualization frameworks and more!

Serverless API with Microsoft Azure

Recently we made a post with Google Cloud and AWS comparison. But we promised to include there Microsoft Azure. While we’re still working on that you might enjoy the example of creating a serverless API using Microsoft Azure. What if you want or need to make your own API? Serverless can help create a nice one for data you’d like to expose for use. Here we’ll be able to create an API in a few button clicks, with minor modifications.

SQL tricky questions on job interview

SQL tricky questions on job interview

After we showed you 10 main questions asked to a candidate on JavaScript interviews, we found an interesting material with SQL tricky questions. This is a translated summary from the original article by Alexander Chmyr. The questions are related to the basic mechanisms of the language. So, first of all, they will be interesting for the beginners, but perhaps there will be something new for the experienced developers too.

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Golden leaves. Syndicode JavaScript

Monthly most popular JS repositories. Golden leaves

Oh no! Too many cool projects were popular this month. And it was extremely hard to select those worth your attention. Despite it’s unlikely you will use even the half of them, still, our mission is to deliver this chart of monthly popular JS repositories. Golden leaves – this is the code name for them as they became popular in the mid-fall, and they’re all are truly great. Among these open source GitHub JavaScript repositories you’ll find popular JS frameworks, useful resources to build apps, utility libraries, npm packages and data-driven animations, next-generation databases and PWA storefronts… And many other great open source JavaScript repositories you should know!

Big database queries and highload optimization. Lifehacks on Rails with Syndicode. Syndicode video

Big database queries and highload optimization. Lifehacks on Rails with Syndicode

We’re continuing our new regular screencasts series on Syndicode’s YouTube channel! As we are Ruby on Rails agency, we’d like to deliver some great Ruby lifehacks to you and hope you will find it useful! Prepared by Paul Leoniuk, Rails lifehacks will bring you some interesting and useful knowledge. If you will have any comments, questions or suggestions, leave your comments under the post or under the original video on our YouTube channel. Today we’ll tell you about big database queries and highload optimization!

What do you know about Mentat knowledge base? Syndicode news

What do you know about Mentat knowledge base?

Syndicode shared with you backend development cheatsheet for 2018 where you could find step by step visual guides demonstrating the bigger picture of what you should know as a frontend developer. And now we will present you the flexible relational (not key-value, not document-oriented) store that makes it easy to describe, grow, and reuse your domain schema and will check what do you know about Mentat knowledge base?

5 GraphQL apps issues. Syndicode news

5 GraphQL apps issues

While we’re using different APIs for our projects, we see that there is a lot of hype about GraphQL. It’s an elegant approach to solve many problems associated with traditional REST APIs. But there are some issues in GraphQL that lead to a bloated codebase or even to a dramatically slowed-down app. Today we will show you 5 GraphQL apps issues and the ways to avoid them!

Sails.js is a Node.js MVC framework inspired by Ruby on Rails. Syndicode news

Sails.js is a Node.js MVC framework inspired by Ruby on Rails

As you know Syndicode’s passion about Ruby on Rails, you wouldn’t be surprised with our next find. Sails.js is a Node.js MVC framework inspired by Ruby on Rails that follows convention over configuration principle. Sail.js allows you to quickly build REST APIs, single-page apps, and real-time (WebSockets-based) apps. It makes extensive use of code generators that allow you to build your application with less writing of code — particularly of common code that can be otherwise scaffolded.