rubyflow.com Archives - 02 July 2013, Tuesday

  • The best of EuRuKo 2013

    rubyflow.com 02 Jul '13, 6pm

    The best of EuRuKo 2013 Posted by manualwise on July 02, 2013 — 0 comments We published our favorite moments of EuRuKo 2013. Check out some special appearances and hear Steve Klabnik's opinion about testing! "Matz" also shared his thoughts! The best of EuRuKo 2013 Comments “ ” Post a ...

  • [Interview] Daniel Huckstep on Ruby's stdlib and golang

    rubyflow.com 02 Jul '13, 3pm

    [Interview] Daniel Huckstep on Ruby's stdlib and golang Posted by jstorimer on July 02, 2013 — 0 comments I recorded a conversation with Daniel Huckstep about two topics that always arouse discussion: Ruby's stdlib and the Go programming language. Have a listen or check out the transc...

  • How to build a real-time photo sharing website in a few easy steps

    rubyflow.com 02 Jul '13, 2pm

    How to build a real-time photo sharing website in a few easy steps Posted by Cloudinary on July 02, 2013 — 0 comments This blog post describes how you can easily build a high-end, real-time photo sharing application using both PubNub's and Cloudinary's cloud-based services. Live photo...

  • Running RSpec tests from the browser

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 9pm

    Running RSpec tests from the browser Posted by jcoglan on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments I just released jstest , a cross-platform JS testing framework. As a silly example of its power I decided to use it to run RSpec tests from my browser . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities f...

  • Building a Mocking Library

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 7pm

    My talk "Building a Mocking Library" from Ancient City Ruby has been posted. Feedback welcomed. This talk is not about testing, nor is it really about mocking. However, analyzing a mock object library is a great way to showcase advanced Ruby topics. Have you ever wondered exactly how ...

  • Preload, Eagerload, Includes and Joins

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 6pm

    Preload, Eagerload, Includes and Joins Posted by bigbinary on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments We wrote a blog on Preload, Eagerload, Includes and Joins . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA t...

  • Announcing Rails Rumble 2013

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 3pm

    Announcing Rails Rumble 2013 Posted by tsmango on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments I'm ridiculously excited to announce that the Rails Rumble is back for 2013 ! Please help spread the word! Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pen...

  • RuboCop 0.9 Is Now Patrolling the Streets!

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 2pm

    RuboCop 0.9 Is Now Patrolling the Streets! Posted by bozhidar on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments I just released RuboCop 0.9.0 . You might want to check it out. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CA...

  • Weak Dependencies

    rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 6am

    Posted by gravis on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments In the past few months, I have experimented with some Pomodoro applications on my mobile phone. These were great, but I don't actually spend my days staring at my mobile phone. Something was itching me: if the whole point of the technique...

  • stripe_commerce Rails APP

    rubyflow.com 30 Jun '13, 10pm

    stripe_commerce Rails APP Posted by drhenner on July 01, 2013 — 0 comments I just launched stripe_commerce I gave a small blog post describing stripe_commerce . It is basically a fork of ror_ecommerce that uses stripe. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered u...

  • Share some love to our buddies rubyists!

    rubyflow.com 29 Jun '13, 2pm

    Share some love to our buddies rubyists! Posted by gazay on June 29, 2013 — 0 comments Please check my idea about how we can share more love and motivation to all that great developers, who help us to make our projects happen by their work and their gems. share_some_love Comments “ ” ...

  • Quick video intro to Searchlight, the lightweight search gem

    rubyflow.com 26 Jun '13, 8pm

    Quick video intro to Searchlight, the lightweight search gem Posted by NathanLong on June 26, 2013 — 0 comments Searchlight is a lightweight search gem that's both easy to use and extremely flexible. (At least half its awesomeness is owing to my coauthor, Adam Hunter .) To show you ho...

  • The Elements of Style in Ruby: An Essay in N Parts

    rubyflow.com 26 Jun '13, 2pm

    The Elements of Style in Ruby: An Essay in N Parts Posted by bozhidar on June 26, 2013 — 0 comments I just launched a series of articles on the elements of style in Ruby . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to...

  • Reliable mocks with Bogus

    rubyflow.com 25 Jun '13, 8pm

    Reliable mocks with Bogus Posted by manualwise on June 25, 2013 — 0 comments Mock with Bogus to avoid having to run your slow integration test suite everytime you refactor your code. Learn more about it in this screencast! Reliable mocks with Bogus Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment ...

  • Speakers for NickelCityRubyConf announced!

    rubyflow.com 25 Jun '13, 4pm

    Speakers for NickelCityRubyConf announced! Posted by qrush on June 25, 2013 — 0 comments We've got a great lineup for our conference here in Buffalo this September 20th and 21st. I hope to see you here! Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are current...

  • Creating a Custom Rspec Generator

    rubyflow.com 24 Jun '13, 4pm

    Creating a Custom Rspec Generator Posted by beerlington on June 24, 2013 — 0 comments I was having trouble finding a good resource this, so I blogged about how I created a custom Rspec generator for one of my gems. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users...

  • Attrio 0.4 released

    rubyflow.com 24 Jun '13, 3pm

    Today we released Attrio-0.4 (attributes manager for plain old Ruby objects). In this release several issues were fixed but the most significant change is that attributes defined with Attrio are inheritable. Also all class level variables were removed. Now we can say, that all critica...

  • Performance optimization with pry-debugger

    rubyflow.com 24 Jun '13, 2pm

    Performance optimization with pry-debugger Posted by txus on June 24, 2013 — 0 comments I just wrote in the Wimdu Engineering Blog about performance optimization with pry-debugger :) Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pend...

  • Casting: adding behavior to objects without using extend

    rubyflow.com 24 Jun '13, 8am

    Casting: adding behavior to objects without using extend Posted by gravis on June 24, 2013 — 0 comments Most software developers tend to write code where objects are given too many responsibilities. Code with bloated objects is more difficult to test, to understand and to maintain in ...

  • chruby 0.3.6 and ruby-install 0.2.0 released!

    rubyflow.com 24 Jun '13, 4am

    chruby 0.3.6 and ruby-install 0.2.0 released! Posted by postmodern on June 24, 2013 — 0 comments Released chruby 0.3.6 and ruby-install 0.2.0 . chruby is an ultra-minimal Ruby switcher (~90 LoC), that does one thing and one thing only, switches Rubies. ruby-install downloads, compiles...

  • Last chance to sponsor your cat for a good cause

    rubyflow.com 22 Jun '13, 12pm

    Last chance to sponsor your cat for a good cause ^_^ Posted by beerlington on June 22, 2013 — 0 comments Earlier this year we announced a sponsorship program for Burlington Ruby Conference where your cat (or dog, or guinea pig) can be a sponsor. 25% of the proceeds go toward our local...

  • Ruby implementation of Melkman's algorithm with animation

    rubyflow.com 22 Jun '13, 8am

    Ruby implementation of Melkman's algorithm with animation Posted by makaroni4 on June 22, 2013 — 0 comments Melkman's algorithm comes to the rescue when you need to find convex hull of a simple polygonal chain. Checkout blog post or Github repo . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment ab...

  • Omnibus Tutorial: Package a standalone Ruby gem

    rubyflow.com 21 Jun '13, 4pm

    Omnibus Tutorial: Package a standalone Ruby gem Posted by itsderek23 on June 21, 2013 — 0 comments Now, thanks to Omnibus, there's an easy way to distribute your Ruby gems as standalone, full-stack programs . This means folks without Ruby can have as smooth of an experience with your ...

  • How we saved over $3.5k a year for our newly launched rails app

    rubyflow.com 20 Jun '13, 1pm

    How we saved over $3.5k a year for our newly launched rails app Posted by joshowens on June 20, 2013 — 0 comments We just launched follower.io and talked about how we saved $3.5k a year on external services we needed to launch our rails app. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abiliti...

  • Learn More About India’s Exciting RubyConfIndia 2013 :

    rubyflow.com 20 Jun '13, 8am

    Learn More About India’s Exciting RubyConfIndia 2013 Posted by IndianGuru on June 20, 2013 — 0 comments Prakash Murthy talks about India's only Ruby conference scheduled for 22 and 23 June 2013. He is hoping to make more friends, learn some new stuff, make some impact, and have a lot ...

  • Nginx treasures to be used with Rails application

    rubyflow.com 19 Jun '13, 9pm

    Nginx treasures to be used with Rails application Posted by mikhailov on June 19, 2013 — 0 comments From DevOps point of view some functionality should be moved outside an application backe-end, say to front-end layer to just make things easier. I'd like to share simple solutions we u...

  • Slide Show (S9) 2.0.0 Update - Command Suite Added - build, install, ls, new, etc.

    rubyflow.com 19 Jun '13, 8pm

    Slide Show (S9) 2.0.0 Update - Command Suite Added - build, install, ls, new, etc. Posted by geraldbauer on June 19, 2013 — 0 comments What's new? The slideshow gem now sports a git or gem like command suite. For example, to install the impress.js presentation pack issue $ slideshow i...

  • Does the GIL Make Your Ruby Code Thread-Safe?

    rubyflow.com 19 Jun '13, 2pm

    Does the GIL Make Your Ruby Code Thread-Safe? Posted by jstorimer on June 19, 2013 — 0 comments This is an important question for anyone using multiple threads on MRI. In the last part of my series on the GIL, I try to dispel this common misconception. Find out for yourself. Comments ...

  • The Complexities of Monitoring Queue Depth

    rubyflow.com 19 Jun '13, 1pm

    The Complexities of Monitoring Queue Depth Posted by pauldix on June 19, 2013 — 0 comments A quick article that explores monitoring complexity by looking at a single metric: background queue depth . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently d...

  • Do you know how to benchmark your Ruby c...

    rubyflow.com 19 Jun '13, 8am

    Do you know how to benchmark your Ruby c... Posted by IndianGuru on June 19, 2013 — 0 comments Do you know how to benchmark your Ruby code? Learn from Jesse Storimer in this guest blog post on RubyLearning. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are cur...