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Instant - A full book on using Firebug effectively. Starter
Future of Firebug Lite - The project is looking for folks to work on it.
Brainrubyck - A interpreter written in Ruby.
Turkee - Mechanical Turk integration for projects.
Rack::Attack - Middleware for throttling requests from abusive clients.
Using Rack Middleware
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Here are some of the fun apps created by the previous batch participants and deployed to:
Using . to access the API
A Sinatra app to access GEO…
Just by building your application with Ruby on Rails 3.1+, there are a number of performance features that you get just by following the Rails conventions. These are features that make your application faster to your users, and faster applications have been shown to have happier users.
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Today: Girl Scouts. Tomorrow: 12-mile hike. Somewhere in there: code.
Zapier - for various online services with a drag-and-drop trigger/action builder.
Cachex : tag based fragment caching on steroids - Another cache invalidation strategy for apps with nested partials.
rack-attack - Middleware to handle whitelisting, blacklisting, and throttling.
Git Landscaping - How to clean up old remote feature branches.
Rack-Policy: Middleware for Complying With the ePrivacy Directive
If you're not based in the EU, you can ignore this idiotic piece of legislation but otherwise Rack-Policy helps your Ruby webapps comply with getting implied consent before any cookies can be stored on your visitors' machines.
Image Sorcery: A Ruby ImageMagick 'That 't Suck'
Image Sorcery leverages all three of ImageMagick's command line tools, …
Rack middleware for defining a single hostname as the canonical host for your app. Requests for other hostnames will get redirected to the canonical host.
Aspector: ( AOP) for Ruby
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…wasof Mobile Middleware Labs for 's Middleware division, where he worked on software infrastructure for mobile web services.
Alex Aiken is a professor of computer science at whose research focuses on the design of new programming languages. In particular, researches new programming techniques in which it's easier to write software that can be checked for a variety of errors.
Dan Garcia is …
Middleware -pulls in a middleware API similar to for running code before/after/around a processed message and ships with middleware that helps with and Airbrake.
Sidekiq is an experiment in one regard: licensing. I've decided to license Sidekiq under the my . During my time as a page consultant, $ 50 would get you less …for non-commercial use only. I offer a commercial license for a $ 50 pledge at
…documentation in:: ::Streaming for more information. Middleware have been refactored to support this feature.
has been extracted to a gem.
attr_accessible and friends now accepts :as as option to specify a role
Added:: to encapsulate dead-simple password usage with encryption and salting.
Prepared statement caches have been integrated.:: #create …