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Done With Week 5 of Course 3 at Tealeaf Academy

I just finished up week 5 of the 3rd course at Tealeaf Academy. This week didn't focus on as many new features as the previous weeks. We added the ability to invite a friend to join the site (We are working on a NetFlix clone). When the inviter in...

Finished Week 3 of Course 3 at Tealeaf Academy

The first part of this week basically dealt with refactoring RSpec code by using macros and shared examples. These are really helpful because common things like checking to make sure an unauthenticated user is redirected to the sign in page if the...

Finished Week 2 of Course 3 at Tealeaf Academy

This week was really great for me. I think I am really starting to get the hang of the testing process and test driven design. In the first week and for most the of the first half of this week, I had to kind of hobble along, not writing much code ...

Finished With Week 1 of Course 3 at Tealeaf Accademy

So it took a little longer than a week, but I have finished up the first "week" of course 3 at Tealeaf. This course focuses on Test Driven Development (TDD) and the main project is building a NetFlix clone.