Setting up simple OmniAuth authentication with Facebook

If you have watched Ryan Bates’ tutorial Simple OmniAuth you probably already know OmniAuth is awesome. 🙂 Ryan doesn’t go into details about setting up OmniAuth with Facebook so this post has a couple of pointers to help out in that regard. It’s meant as a continuation to the screencast, so if you haven’t seen […]

Configuring Nginx and Unicorn

I first heard about Unicorn in an interview with 37Signal’s server admin Mark Imbriaco and it made me really curious. There are a few great resources explaining how Unicorn works and a neat benchmark comparing Mongrel, Passenger and Unicorn. I will share my experience playing with Nginx and Unicorn on a Debian Lenny box.