19 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

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By Jessie Young of Giant Robots Smashing Into Other Giant Robots 23 days ago.
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Rails app and a fully functioning iOS app.

This blog post announces the beta release of the book. Once it comes out of Beta, this book will sell for $ 39. Get your copy of iOS on Rails beta for just $ 29 today!

Available for Free with Learn Prime

If iOS on Rails interests you, you may want to check out our subscription service, Learn Prime .

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By elliot of townx - tech 7 months ago.
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…because it uses HTML5 for its whole UI, I went for a SIM -free ZTE Open running Firefox OS (£60 on eBay).

On paper, Firefox OS sounds like a great concept: fully open source, most of the userland apps in HTML5, extensive web API s for third party developers to interact with system services. However, my disappointment on first trying the phone was almost palpable. In fact, my first impressions were so very bad that I contemplated selling it on eBay within …

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By Gregory Brown of Practicing Ruby 4 years ago.
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…everyone, the solutions we'll be selling as nicely typeset, professionally edited, DRM -free PDF download

I am pleased to announce that this service did indeed launch yesterday, and that you can give it a try by heading over to rubyproblems.com now. If you need a bit more information, consider checking out this screencast or this announcement .

While this is still a bit of an experiment for us, we're really excited to see how things turn out. …

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 3 months ago.
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alpaca - Define your API in JSON, and automatically build client libraries for Python, Ruby, PHP, and Node.

Exception#cause in Ruby 2.1 - Notes about a new feature form BugSnag.

Conquering the Command Line - Free ebook of unix command info aimed at developers.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 4 months ago.
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Announcing Dynatable.js - jQuery plugin for flexible tables from Alfa Jango.

Learn to Build a Ruby Gem - Free 10-day course by email.

Front-end Frameworks v2.6 - There are a ton of them by now.

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By David of Signal vs. Noise 6 months ago.
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We'd like to welcome two new members of our programming team.

Tom Ward hails from London and has been active in the Rails community since 2005. He was responsible for the SQLServerAdapter back in the day and has a cool 37 commits(!) under his belt for Rails. He's formerly of Go Free Range , the team behind big parts of the GOV . UK project. We're very happy to have him here, thanks to the great recommendation of fellow UK resident Pratik, who made the connection.

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Enterprise Edition. As usual, Percona Server 5.6 is 100 percent Free and Open Source Software.

On Oct. 16 I'll lead a webinar that will present what's new in Percona Server 5.6 that makes it the most powerful, highest performance, and most manageable free version of MySQL available today. The one-hour webinar starts at 1 p.m. Pacific time Wednesday. You can register here .

I'll also be comparing Percona Server 5.6 to MySQL 5.6, including the features …

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If Geocoding on Rails interests you, you may want to check out our subscription service, Learn Prime .

For as little as $ 29/month, you get ongoing access to our books like Geocoding on Rails, screencasts, exclusive subscriber content, a forum to ask thoughtbot your toughest Ruby, Rails, and refactoring questions, and more. We also provide online workshops, and one-on-one mentoring.

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On igvita.com 7 months ago.
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With all that said, ultimately you'll have to be the judge on whether the book actually delivers - hope you learn a useful thing or two as well! Speaking of which, do check it out, and if you do, please leave a review!

HPBN on Amazon

HPBN on O'Reilly ( Kindle, PDF)

HPBN on Google Play Store

HPBN on Atlas ( Free online version)

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By interblah.net of interblah.net 8 months ago.
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…lucky enough to be gifted a Twine by my colleagues at Go Free Range last weekend, and I took the opportunity to put together a very simple service that demonstrates how it can be used.

The Twine

If you haven't heard of Twine, it's a hardware and software platform for connecting simple sensors to the internet, and it makes it really very easy to do some fun things bridging the physical and online worlds.

Hardware

On the hardware side, there's a simple …

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