Counting Cards in Anki’s Database with ActiveRecord & Ruby


6 months ago by Matt Fletcher on Atomic Spin.
Anki is perhaps the most important tool in my endeavor to learn French. Every day I dutifully spend 20 – 40 minutes reviewing my flashcards, and a...

Handy gems for minitest-rails


6 months ago by Gautam Rege on Josh Software - Where Programming is an Art!.
Originally posted on rails learning:Welcome to ‘minitest’ world! Minitest is yet another ruby testing framework but it’s not a replacement...

Abril Pro Ruby 2014, The Tropical Ruby Conference


6 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Abril Pro Ruby 2014, the third edition of the Tropical Ruby Conference, will happen in April 26, 2014 at the Porto de Galinhas beach, a sunny paradise in...

Phusion Passenger 4.0.35 released


6 months ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
Version 4.0.34 has been skipped because it was an non-public release for QA purposes. The changes in 4.0.34 and 4.0.35 combined are: The Node.js loader...

Protip – Capybara-RSpec integration with Continuous Integration.


6 months ago by Ninad Pol on Josh Software - Where Programming is an Art!.
If you are dealing with UI test case automation wherein you see your test cases running in the launched browser window – example being using &#8216...

About the recent oss-binaries.phusionpassenger.com outages


7 months ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
Update January 15 2013: This issue has been fixed in version 4.0.35. As some of you might have noticed, there were some problems recently with the server...

Ruby on Rails developers in New York


7 months ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
We’ve had a number of clients in New York over the years. After a recent trip this last fall to visit clients and attend Cultivate we decided that...

Support for Ruby version 1.9.3 will end on February 23, 2015.


7 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Today we are announcing our plans for the future of Ruby version 1.9.3. Currently this branch is in maintenance mode, and will remain so until February...

Access Control in Ruby – understanding public, protected and private


7 months ago by jainirishi37 on Josh Software - Where Programming is an Art!.
We all know that ruby is different from all the other object oriented programming languages. But in what context? One of the differences lies in how ruby...

Three thoughts from Ruby Under a Microscope Author, Pat Shaughnessy


7 months ago by Pat Eyler on On Ruby.
I'm reading two great Ruby books right now (reviews will be posted soon): Ruby Under a Microscope  and  Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby. I like...