Dhaivat Pandya, Aug 06
Phoenix for Railsies
Dhaivat Pandya takes an introductory look at Phoenix from a Rails perspective. Phoenix is a web framework written in Elixir on top of Erlang.
Brian Underwood, Aug 03
Why You Should Use Neo4j in Your Next Ruby App
Brian Underwood makes a great case why you should use Neo4j in your next Ruby app. Good examples and usable sample code. Check it.
Abder-Rahman Ali, Jul 27
Counting Real Words with Ruby
A. Hasan explains the writing of a script to count "considered words". The script filters out numbers and email addresses, among other items.
Darko Gjorgjievski, Jul 23
Model Web Pages with the Page Object Pattern
Darko Gjorgjievski dives into the Page Object pattern for modelling a web page within Ruby. Makes interacting with existing pages easy.
Devdatta Kane, Jul 20
Create Great Reports with JasperReports
Devdatta Kane introduces intergration JasperReports and Rails, allowing Rails devs to create robust, good-looking reports easily.
Nihal Sahu, Jul 16
An Interview with Dave Thomas
Nihal Sahu sits down with Dave Thomas, author of the Pragmatic Programmer, to discuss Agile approaches and programming in general.
Hendra Uzia, Jul 13
Enumerated Types with ActiveRecord and PostgreSQL
Hendria Uzia explains how to use enumerators with ActiveRecord::Enum and PostgreSQL Enumerated Types.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jul 10
Uploading Files with Paperclip
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski explores another file uploading solution in Paperclip. Paperclip is a very popular gem written by ThoughtBot.
Kingsley Silas, Jul 08
The Pathway for New Rubyists
Kingsley Silas runs through a great list of resources for new Rubyists. There are blogs, courses, and forums that will lead new Rubyists to learning.
Dhaivat Pandya, Jul 06
WebSockets in the Ruby Ecosystem
Dhaivat Pandya explains the humble beginnings of WebSockets and how you can use them in Ruby today and in the future.
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao, Jul 03
Implementing Lazy Enumerables in Ruby
Benjamin Tan Wei Hao offers this excerpt from his Ruby Closures book about creating your own lazy enumerable. See how fibers and enumerators work magic.
Glenn Goodrich, Jul 01
Kiba: ETL Done Right
Glenn Goodrich pens a tutorial on using Kiba, a lightweight ETL framework written in Ruby. Move and process your data like a boss.
Nihal Sahu, Jun 29
Nihal Sahu explains why he loves Ruby with 5 of the aspects of the language that excite him. There's a great chance they'll excite you, too.
Jesse Herrick, Jun 25
Fully Functional Jekyll Blog
Jesse Herrick walks through the creation of a functional blog site using Jekyll. Learn how to add search and customize the default templates.
Richard Schneeman, Jun 22
License to SIGKILL
Secret Agent Richard Schneeman walks through the signals you should be using to kill processes, along with the code to handle the signals.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jun 19
DOTA 2 on Rails: Digging Deeper
Ilya Bodrov digs deeper into the Dota API and rails, tracking player's ability upgrades, additional units, and tower/barrick status.
Darko Gjorgjievski, Jun 18
Nokogiri Fundamentals: Extract HTML from the Web
Darko Gjorgjievski shows your the right way to learn Nokogiri to extract data from the web. Scrape HTML like a pro without all the headaches of learning.
Jesse Herrick, Jun 17
Shelly Cloud: Deploy a Rails App in Less Than 5 Minutes
Shelly Cloud is a PaaS that allows you to publish a Rails App in 5 minutes or less. Jesse Herrick puts this claim to the test in this post.
Darko Gjorgjievski, Jun 16
Ruby Error Handling, Beyond the Basics
Darko Gjorgjievski takes you beyond the simple tutorials about Ruby error handling to the next level.
Vasu K, Jun 11
What's New in Rails 5
Vasu K takes you through the changes and improvements coming in Rails 5. Changes to API work, turbolinks, and testing are all included.
Dhaivat Pandya, Jun 08
Julia for Rubyists: Crunch Those Numbers
Dhaivat Pandya takes a tour through Julia, a language aimed a scientific computing, through the lens of the Ruby developer.
Nihal Sahu, Jun 05
The Ruby Community: An Introduction
Nihal Sahu reports his findings on his first year in Ruby and what he discovered about the Ruby Community. Jump start your Ruby introduction.
Glenn Goodrich, Jun 03
Rails Application Templates in the Real World
Glenn Goodrich walks through the creation of a Rails Application Template for a real JSON API. The template covers a log of info, such as JSON and Docker.
Fred Heath, Jun 01
Algorithmic Fun with Ruby Hashes
Fred Heath walks through some common programming problems using Ruby Hashes as the solution.