Category: Labs

What to do when a Shopify app is uninstalled

A common problem that comes up with public Shopify Apps is knowing when your app is uninstalled. I’m not sure how I’m supposed to know if the user has installed the app or not. Why would you care if your app is uninstalled? If you’re trying to grab data from the store, these API requests …

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Rails API – Tech Learning

This post is part of my tech learning series, where I take a few hours to evaluate a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. Since I’ve been working a bit more with client side JavaScript frameworks like AngularJS and Knockout.js with my tech learning series, I decided it was a good idea to …

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Little Stream Software Radar

The Little Stream Software Radar is an examination of different applied technologies and their usefulness to developers and businesses to build applications. This serves as a mix of my preferred development stack with some foresight of how technology is changing and where new innovations might occur. 2015 Focus Ruby and Ruby on Rails still stays …

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QUnit – Tech Learning

This post is part of my tech learning series, where I take a few hours each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. This time I’m back to using JavaScript but instead of using a framework or library to build an application, I decided to try out the testing …

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Go – Tech Learning

This post is part of my tech learning series, where I take a few hours each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. This week I decided to try something completely new and spend some time with Go. Go is a programming language that has seen some success in …

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AngularJS – Weekly Tech Learning

This post is part of my weekly tech learning series, where I take a few hours each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. After last week’s experience with riot.js I decided to experiment with another JavaScript library/framework I’ve been hearing a lot about, AngularJS. Angular bills itself as …

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riot.js, minimal MVP – Weekly Tech Learning

This post is part of my weekly tech learning series, where I take one hour each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. Last week I started my tech learning series back up. I’ve been feeling a bit behind with client-side JavaScript libraries so I’m planning a few around …

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Learning Redis

This post is part of my weekly tech learning series, where I take one hour each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. Make sure to read to the end, where I have a screencast overview of the final application. This week I decided to learn a bit more …

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Learning pjax – Tutorial and Screencast

This post is part of my weekly tech learning series, where I take one hour each week to try out a piece of technology that I’d like to learn. This week I’m back to JavaScript, trying out the pjax library from Chris Wanstrath. pjax 1.0.0 was just released a few days ago and I’ve been …

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