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  • How the Singapore Circle Line rogue train was caught with data

    news.ycombinator.com 01 Dec '16, 9am

    I've been caught out by "ground" not really being ground before; two different sides of a whole floor computer / comms centre had different potentials. So most of the power was hooked up to ground on one side of the building and a small number of non computer / comms gear was hooked u...

  • Ruby on Rails Tutorial

    news.ycombinator.com 30 Jul '16, 4pm

    this is an classic for rails. countless entrepreneur/developers i know have used this as their first 0 to production guide for their first real (shipped, launched, live etc) software projects.I say it's an excellent intro to someone with maybe some academic programming experience to g...

  • How we get high availability with Elasticsearch and Ruby on Rails

    news.ycombinator.com 08 Apr '16, 8pm

    Elasticsearch is awesome. It may be a good idea to use the bulk API that is built into elasticsearch, use some joins in your SQL query, and index more than just one record at a time. In the implementation I have, I batched my query to 50,000 records at a time that then index into elas...

  • A Pragmatic Approach to Building Ruby/Rails Apps Quickly with Quality Code

    news.ycombinator.com 15 Jun '16, 3pm

    A Pragmatic Approach to Building Ruby/Rails Apps Quickly with Quality Code

  • OnboardIQ Is Hiring Lead Ruby on Rails Engineer

    news.ycombinator.com 29 Mar '16, 7am

    Lead Engineer (Ruby on Rails) at OnboardIQ - San FranciscoAbout the company: Work is changing — people are switching jobs frequently, many work for multiple companies at once, and more and more millennials are opting to become independent contractors. OnboardIQ is the layer that power...

  • How to spy on a Ruby program

    news.ycombinator.com 12 Jun '16, 10am

    Hacker News new | comments | show | ask | jobs | submit login How to spy on a Ruby program (jvns.ca ) 14 points by bartbes 57 minutes ago | past | web | discuss Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | DMCA | Apply to YC | Contact Search:

  • Swifton: Ruby on Rails-inspired web framework for Swift

    news.ycombinator.com 21 Feb '16, 6pm

    Seems to me like the real challenge in those framework (excepting performance, of course) will be in the orm component. Having a library that can query a db in a typesafe way is a must.Another will be in the concurrency patterns ( promises ? Coroutines ?, etc). But i get a great hope ...

  • Ruby or Rails?

    news.ycombinator.com 04 Jul '16, 3pm

    Not 'Rails' here, just some enhancements from the Active Support Core Extensions library, which can be included in your (non-Rails) project entirely standalone. I have found it to be a very useful supplement to the Ruby standard library. http://guides.rubyonrails.org/active_support_co...