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 software developer: most of my time in recent years has been spent writing Rails, though I've dabbled in many other things and like most people who have been writing code for decades I can learn new stuff as needed.

As of October 2016, I'm not actively looking for my next job, but I'm still happy to chat about potential opportunities. I'm not able to relocate, so unless you're in the Evansville area, I'd need a completely remote gig. I have lots of experience working remote. Prefer full-time but I wouldn't be averse to an interesting contact gig. Drop me a comment if you've got something or email MikeG1 [at] larkfarm.com.

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Monday
Jan282013

Double Shot #1053

  • mrd - Gem to run MySQL off a RAM disk on OS/X for faster tests without wear on your SSD.
  • CSS Trashman - Online version of CSS-Ratiocinator to generate optimized CSS stylesheets.
  • TrackerTracker - Multi-project scrum UI for Pivotal Tracker.
  • A Dramatic Reading of "Rails Is Omakase" - Giles Bowkett contributes to the discussion of Rails lack of flexibility.
  • RDF.rb 1.0 Release - RubyGem implementing the core RDF concepts, with a lot of add-on notation gems available.
  • ./bin/setup - Discussion from Thoughtbot about how they set up new projects.
  • Do Not Pass This Way Again - Extensive list of MySQL's edge cases and quirks, with the intent of convincing you to use something else.
  • JSON Editor Online - Just what it says, with source code here.
  • Screenhero - Collaborative screen sharing (formerly PowWow) that works quite well.
  • Inkwell - Gem to add social features (comments, favorites, followers, timelines, etc) to Rails applications.
  • PilotSSH - Interesting take on an iPhone SSH application.

Reader Comments (1)

A gist which does something similar to MRD
https://gist.github.com/1390317

January 28, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterAnkur

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