16 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

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Mike Gunderloy

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 9 hours ago.
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Github Cheat Sheet - All sorts of tips and tricks for using Git and GitHub, along with links to more resources.

A Quick Guide to Sublime Text - Various bits of useful information.

3 Features from Rails 4.1 that I'm excited about - Secrets.yml, Action Pack Variants, and cookie serialization get the nod here.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 1 day ago.
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Learn CSS Layout - An online tutorial.

Ruby's OptionParser Is All You Need - Using the built-in code instead of a gem when you need to build command line apps.

Localtunnel - Another choice for sharing services on your dev box with the world.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 2 days ago.
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Introducing Hound - Service to automatically nag you about Ruby style guide violations in your GitHub commits.

Heartbleed should bleed X.509 to death - Great rant about the state of internet security, though I don't believe the web of trust approach is workable either.

Surviving APIs with Rails - New course from Codeschool.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 5 days ago.
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NGINX and the Heartbleed Vulnerability - More mitigation information.

Introducing BeepManager - Pingdom has brought a new set of incident management tools online.

The Fifth Ruby Survey: 2014 - Your chance to contribute to our joint understanding of the ruby community's tools.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 6 days ago.
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Ruby 2.1 Garbage Collection: ready for production - A look at the internals of ruby GC, some of the cases where it fails, and what you can do about it.

How to Build a Ruby Gem With Bundler, Test-Driven Development, Travis CI And Coveralls, Oh My! - A good walkthrough of the current state of gem building.

Heartbleed Test - Find out whether a server is vulnerable to the recent devastating OpenSSL bug.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 7 days ago.
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Rails 4.1.0: Spring, Variants, Enums, Mailer previews, secrets.yml - Yep, it's released. More than the particular features, I most like the smooth upgrade from 4.0 and the new determination to put out regular, solid releases.

Superhero.js - Resources for maintaining a large Javascript codebase.

RegExr 2.0 - Online tool for working with regular expressions.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 8 days ago.
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web-repl - Javascript REPL that runs in ruby.

Removing Sass Duplication Using Sass Maps - Yes, you can DRY up your CSS as well as your code.

Comic Neue - Not sure we really needed an optimized replacement for Comic Sans, but here it is.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 9 days ago.
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GitBook - "Build beautiful programming books and exercises using GitHub/ Git and Markdown."

Codesake::Dawn v1.1.0 released - New major build of this security scanner for ruby web applications.

Firebug 2.0 alpha 2 - The best Firefox development tool is moving right along.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 12 days ago.
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Build Forms with FormBuilder - How to use one of the basic Rails tools.

Sysdig - Powerful Linux tool for capturing Linux system state and activity.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 13 days ago.
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Visual overview of Ruby on Rails - A schematic of how the major pieces fit together.

What's new in edge Rails: Active Record enums - An official implementation of this common concept.

Zed: The Next Phase - New code editor going into more active development.

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