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XGBoost and LightGBM Come to Ruby

I’m happy to announce that XGBoost - and it’s cousin LightGBM from Microsoft - are now available for Ruby! XGBoost and LightGBM are powerful...

August 19, 2019

Modern Encryption for Mongoid

I’m happy to announce that Lockbox now supports Mongoid. This makes it easy to add application-level encryption to your MongoDB documents. Blind...

August 16, 2019

Gem Patterns

I’ve created a few Ruby gems over the years, and there are a number of patterns I’ve found myself repeating that I wanted to share. I didn’t invent...

August 2, 2019

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Securing Sensitive Data in Rails

It feels like data breaches are showing up every week in the news. If you haven’t taken a second look at how you’re storing sensitive data, now is...

Introducing Dexter, the Automatic Indexer for Postgres

Your database knows which queries are running. It also has a pretty good idea of which indexes are best for a given query. And since indexes don’t...

Rails, Meet Data Science

Organizations today have more data than ever. Predictive modeling is a powerful way to use this data to solve problems and create better...


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5 days ago · Aug 19, 2019

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