A Fresh Cup
Notes on Rails and other development
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 8:09AM
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:26AM
- Gutter - Server monitoring as a Rails engine.
- Shoulda Matchers 2.8.0 - The latest version of Thoughtbot's test helpers for validations and associations, complete with Rails 4.2 support.
- Announcing MongoDB 3.0 - Plenty of hype here, but looks like some good feature advances as well. I'm still skeptical that it is "the new DBMS standard".
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 7:32AM
- Traveling Ruby 20150130, adds many native extensions, upgrades OpenSSL - Some advances in this single-package distribution framework for ruby applications.
- Accessory Gems, Part I: Private Gemfiles - How to split off gems that you only use in development from your main Gemfile.
- Stuff Goes Bad: Erlang in Anger - "A little guide about how to be the Erlang medic in a time of war".
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7:51AM
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:09AM
If you're looking for a senior Rails or junior Erlang developer, Dana Jones is looking for her next position.
- Pronto - Automated code analysis tool that you can use with GitHub, GitLab, or locally.
- Announcing Hound: A Lightning Fast Code Search Tool - Designed to search across multiple repositories.
- iOS on Rails - Reference book and repository for designing both a Rails API and an iOS app to consume it. $39 from Thoughtbot.