About the Talk
November 5, 2010 5:30 AM
Madrid, SpainMadrid, Spain
How to build your own custom UI controls, powered by jQuery, and integrate them in your Rails application. In doing so, you can provide a UX that will make your users forget they are using a browser, and think they are using a desktop application.
Using an example of a common desktop application idiom (add-and-remove list), we’ll walk through the steps involved in creating such a control, as used in an existing Rails application – eTriever.
We’ll also cover some pitfalls and performance issues that you’ll need to consider when rolling your own custom controls.