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An Introduction to CoffeeScript

By Jeffrey Biles,

In this article, we'll talk about CoffeeScript. Coffeescript is just a JavaScript with a shiny layer of paint. In this article, we’ll rip off that layer of paint manually, to show the plain old JavaScript underneath.

Using CoffeeScript in Rails

By Darcy Laycock,

In this tutorial, Darcy Laycock will show us how to add CoffeeScript to a Rails application. In this case, we’ll continue building on our “shorty” url shortener from my Building Your First Rails Application series—to add some basic JavaScript using CoffeeScript and Barista, a gem to add seamless CoffeeScript support to Rails applications.