Robby on Rails

Rails development from the trenches

Oh My Zsh gets a proper web page


over 3 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
It was a long time coming… but we finally got a web page designed and deployed for Oh My Zsh. Check it out! (and tell your friends to ditch bash...

Jr. Ruby on Rails developers


over 3 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Over on the Planet Argon blog, you can read an enlightening interview with two of our Jr. Ruby on Rails developers. Both of them made a career change in...

8 Things Github’s Atom Editor is not going to solve for you


over 3 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
We’re all excited about the prospect of a new code editor (Atom Editor). We all love what Github has produced so far and our expectations for anything...

GitHub prepares to release Atom


over 3 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
funny how Twitter warned me that a bunch of my friends at GitHub are all a sudden interested in https://t.co/cb52btuPZe— Matt Aimonetti (@mattetti...

Jim Weirich -- Fairwell, Friend.


over 3 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
It’s been an odd day. The sort of day where you really don’t know what to say. The only thing you can manage to get out is, “Sigh. I’m going to miss him...

Ruby on Rails developers in New York


almost 4 years 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...

oh-my-zsh reaches over 500 contributors


almost 4 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Earlier today, I noticed that we now have over 500 developers from around the globe who I have accepted pull-requests from1. That is so fantastic. ...

Reducing MySQL's memory usage on OS X Mavericks


almost 4 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Recently, I found myself re-installing everything from Homebrew and began to notice that MySQL was consuming nearly half a gig of memory. Given that I don...

See you at LessConf and RailsConf?


over 4 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Hey all, It’s been a while (most of my blogging is over on the Planet Argon blog)... but I’m hoping to have some technical-related posts...

See you at LessConf and RailsConf?


over 4 years ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Hey all, It’s been a while (most of my blogging is over on the Planet Argon blog)... but I’m hoping to have some technical-related posts...