Month: December 2010

  • Bye Blackberry, hello Android

    After three years of series of using BlackBerries (work and personal), I went to the dark side and got myself an Android phone. It was a bit getting used to (and necesarry nagging from my end), but here are some of the reasons why I love it, and some reasons why I miss my Blackberry:

  • JQuery AJAX with Rails’ authenticity token

    In Ruby on Rails, authenticity tokens are generated to prevent CSRF (Cross Site Request Forgery) attacks. These tokens generate a unique “identifier” to prevent other website from making requests on your behalf, or so-called “session riding”. In Ruby on Rails, to have this identifier available for you, you need to put in your view, usually […]