Category Archives: Web Development

Object-Oriented JavaScript, Part 1

JavaScript takes a different approach to OOP than other languages. It replaces the class-based system of languages like C++ and Java with a prototype-based approach. See here for an excellent discussion of the differences between these two approaches. For now, … Continue reading

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Ubuntu, Apache2, and Ruby on Rails with Passenger

This tutorial aims to explain how to get a Ruby on Rails site “deployed” on a local machine strictly for development purposes. 1: Install Apache You can do this in several ways, but here is how I like to do … Continue reading

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Rails 4.x.x and Twitter Bootstrap

I just spent over an hour trying to figure this out, so I’m posting what I found here in case others run into the same problem. Rails Version: 4.0.2 (gem) bootstrap-sass Version: 3.0.3.0 After following the instructions here to install … Continue reading

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