1 COMMENT
Ruby
Glenn Goodrich, Dec 28

A Retrospective on Ruby in 2015

Glenn Goodrich takes a last look at 2015 in Ruby, treating the articles of the year a bit like features and stories in an Agile Retrospective meeting.
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Dec 22

Watch: Controller Testing with Ruby

In this video you will learn how to write controller specs and isolate them from other parts of your application with the help of mocks and stubs.
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Dec 21

Ruby Can Be Faster with a Bit of Rust

Robert Qualls introduces Rust to Rubyists, showing how to write a dynamic library to allow Ruby to consume Rust, making Ruby faster when it's done right.
Ruby
Jesse Herrick, Dec 17

Max out Your TDD with Maxitest and Minitest

Jesse Herrick shows you Maxitest and how it enhances TDD with Minitest. Maxitest makes your tests a bit more readable and easier to use. Check it out.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Glenn Goodrich, Dec 15

How to Set Up a Rails App with CenturyLink’s AppFog & Bare Metal

How to set up a Ruby on Rails application with CenturyLink’s AppFog & Bare Metal.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Hendra Uzia, Dec 14

Integrating Jade Templates into Rails for Cleaner Templates

Hendra Uzia integrates the Jade Template engine into Rails, resulting in cleaner template syntax. Hendra also points out some gotchas for taken this route.
8 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Dec 10

Building an RSS Reader in Rails Is Easy

Vinoth builds a simple RSS reader using Rails. Missing Google Reader? Start making your own replacement with this tutorial.
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Dec 07

Fun and Practical Alfred Workflows in Ruby

Robert Qualls walks through some practical Alfred workflows using Ruby. Create a calendar event, convert some currency, and learn how much fun Alfred can be
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Dec 03

Up and Running with Camaleon CMS

Kingsley Silas introduces you to Camaleon CMS, a content management system based on Ruby on Rails 4. Learn how to make your next site with Camaleon.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Dec 02

Watch: Managing Sample Data with Fixtures and Factories

In this video we'll learn two ways of managing sample data: fixtures and factories. As well as annotations for models and specs, and generating fake data.
2 COMMENTs
Ruby
Nihal Sahu, Nov 30

An Interview with Elixir Creator José Valim

Nihal Sahu sits down with well-known Rubyist and creator of the Elixir language, Jose Valim.
1 COMMENT
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Nov 26

Know What Your Users Know with Raygun

Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski introduces you to Raygun, a great error reporting and user monitoring service. Do the right thing for your users and read this.
4 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Nov 23

Building a Slackbot with Ruby and Sinatra

Vinoth shows you how to make a Slackbot with Sinatra. Customize your Slack experience with a slackbot that is under your command! BWAHAHHAHA!
38 COMMENTs
PHP
Phil Sturgeon, Nov 20

PHP vs Ruby - Let's All Just Get Along

Phil Sturgeon talks about his experience in Ruby-land after having been in PHP for ages. What does he like? What does he dislike? Find out in PHP vs Ruby!
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao, Nov 19

Learn Concurrency by Implementing Futures in Ruby

Learn about concurrency in Ruby while implementing Futures. Benjamin Tan Wei Hao takes a test-first approach in this informative post.
Ruby
Glenn Goodrich, Nov 16

Deploying Ruby Apps with Bare Metal: A New Type of VM

Glenn Goodrich introduces CenturyLink's Bare Metal container platform, and explains how to set up a simple Ruby app.
4 COMMENTs
Ruby
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Nov 12

Watch: RSpec — The Set Up

Without automated testing, you'll have to manually re-test all the features of your app every time you refactor the code or add something new. Enter RSpec!
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Nov 09

Awesome Autocomplete: Trigram Search in Rails and PostgreSQL

Vinoth shows you how to make autocompletion awesome using trigram search functionality in Rails and PostgreSQL.
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Nov 06

Octopress 3 Arrives to Make Blog Generation Crazy Simple

Kingsley Silas explores the new features unveiled in Octopress 3. Learn how to easily create and deploy a blog based on Jekyll and get your voice out there.
6 COMMENTs
Ruby
Robert Qualls, Nov 04

Holy Hacking, Batman! Create Alfred Workflows in Ruby

Robert Qualls takes a look at creating workflows in Alfred with Ruby. Alfred brings great utility to the Mac, and extending it with Ruby brings more.
7 COMMENTs
Ruby
Darren Jones, Nov 03

Watch: Writing a Play Card Game with Ruby?

I'll get you prepped and ready to go so you can build a card game using Ruby 2.0. You're on your way towards having ruby ticked off your your to-do list.
14 COMMENTs
Ruby
Fred Heath, Oct 29

Solving Design Anti-Patterns in Ruby: Fix the Factory

Fred Heath shows how Ruby can take patterns from other languages and clean them up using Modules to make your code concise and expressive.
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Vinoth, Oct 26

What's in Your Wallet? Handling iOS Passbook with Ruby

Vinoth creates a simple sinatra app to handle iOS passes. Generate push notifications for users with your passes, very interesting.
3 COMMENTs
Ruby
Kingsley Silas, Oct 22

Fire up Your E-Commerce Site with Solidus

Kingsley Silas walks through installing Solidus, the newly created, open source gem to replace Spree. Get started with the future of Rails e-commerce.