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This Week’s Top Ruby News: JRuby 1.6.5, A New Prag Prog Book, Fast Specs, Rails Style Guide and More


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
This week brings us a new JRuby release, some Ruby 2.0 news (but you knew that already, right? ;-)) and a new BDD library that seems to have struck a chord...

Ruby 2.0 Release Schedule Announced: Roll on 2013!


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
Today, Yusuke Endoh posted to the ruby-core mailing list noting that matz has admitted him as a Ruby 2.0 "release manager" and as part of his work, he...

Ruby 2.0 Implementation Work Begins: What is Ruby 2.0 and What’s New?


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
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What Ruby’s ||= (Double Pipe / Or Equals) Really Does


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
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The Last Week in Ruby: Rails 3.1.1, Sinatra Recipes, Spree Gets Funded and more


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
Back in 2008 and 2009, Ruby Inside had a long line of "Interesting Ruby Tidbits That Don’t Need Separate Posts" posts, aimed at sharing a collection of...

Thanking Ruby Inside’s September 2011 Supporters


over 3 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
Ruby Inside wouldn't be what it is without you but it's time for me to thank the companies who also help to keep Ruby Inside going by sponsoring my work...

Be Prepared for Ruby 1.9.3 and 1.9.4: What’s New and What’s Different


almost 4 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
On August 1, 2011, Ruby 1.9.3 preview 1 was released. The final version isn't yet out (as of September 23) but Ruby 1.9.3 is going to be the next, full...

The Ruby 1.9 Walkthrough: How to Go From Ruby 1.8.7 to 1.9.2 and 1.9.3


almost 4 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
In a presentation about Ruby 1.9.3, Yuki Sonoda notes that Ruby 1.8 has "no future" and its "end of life" is being discussed pretty seriously. Ruby 1.8...

A MiniTest::Spec Tutorial: Elegant Spec-Style Testing That Comes With Ruby


almost 4 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
Despite RSpec's awesomeness, Test::Unit remains the most popular Ruby testing tool out there outside of Rails apps. I've recently been code walking through...

22 Ruby and Rails Jobs for August 2011 (With Even Some Junior Ones)


almost 4 years ago by Peter Cooper on Ruby Inside.
It seems the Ruby and Rails job scenes are on fire! I don't remember running so many jobs across a single month before. 22 Ruby and Rails jobs are here...