My Stuff

Ruby on Rails development with docker-compose, spring and PostgreSQL

If you are new to docker I recommend first getting the basics downs with the docker 101 course I have recently started using docker for a new project that I am working on and I want to do all my development inside docker as well as host the application on a docker environment. Doing the hosting… Continue reading Ruby on Rails development with docker-compose, spring and PostgreSQL

My Stuff

Making the switch from Middleman to WordPress

So I have decided to switch from using Middleman (to generate a static site that was hosted on Github pages) to using WordPress. I am hoping this will lower the barrier to writing new blog posts. Copying all my previous posts overtook quite sometime and thanks to a Stackoverflow post ,I found the required code to add redirects onto my… Continue reading Making the switch from Middleman to WordPress

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Simple Reactjs AutoComplete using Typehead’s Bloodhound

I wanted to add autocomplete to the shopping list, hopefully making it easier to build them. Using Reactjs made it very difficult to use out of the box autocompletes like typeahead and jquery ui autocomplete because Reactjs uses a virtual dom. Another requirement I wanted was to display the suggestions above the input making it a… Continue reading Simple Reactjs AutoComplete using Typehead’s Bloodhound