A Fresh Cup is Mike Gunderloy's software development weblog, covering Ruby on Rails and whatever else I find interesting in the universe of software. I'm a full-time Rails developer and contributor, available for long- or short-term consulting, with solid experience in working as part of a distributed team. If you'd like to hire me, drop me a line. I'm also the author of Rails Rescue Handbook and Rails Freelancing Handbook.

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Notes on Rails and other development

Tuesday
Mar312015

Double Shot #1497

  • Two Factor Auth - List of sites supporting it, and a way to nag the ones that don't.
  • JSON:API - Because you can never have enough standards. And because we want JSON to turn into Son of SOAP.
  • Rails Play - Quickly spin up playground apps with some sample data so you can test Rails features.
Monday
Mar302015

Double Shot #1496

Friday
Mar272015

Double Shot #1495

  • Bazel - Alpha open source release of Google's automated build tool for large projects.
  • Crono - Background job scheduler designed to integrate tightly with Rails.
  • RQuest - Helper library to build RESTful web requests in Ruby without remembering all of the Net:HTTP syntax.
  • The Minitest Cookbook - $39 ebook to get your more effective with your testing.
Thursday
Mar262015

Double Shot #1494

Wednesday
Mar252015

Double Shot #1493