17 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

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On ZURB 1 month ago.
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John's our newest Partner and Business Developer. And he's already gotten his hands dirty, opening up new opportunities for ZURB. He's focused on growing our business and finding new ways to bring ZURB to the next level. As part of our Connections Team, he'll continue to foster relationships, both new and old, sharing our mission of "Design for People" to anyone within earshot. And he can't wait to do so: I'm really excited about helping all …

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By Lucas Welch of Chef Blog 1 month ago.
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The Chef Community is full of excellent people with cool insights, experiences, and knowledge to share. From # ChefConf to the Developer Summit to Meetups, exchanging ideas is inherent to what our Community is all about. This principle extends to our blog, where we like to feature voices from the Community from time to time.

Michael Hüttermann is one of those voices. He's a freelance delivery engineer with a ton of experience in creating and executing DevOps

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 1 month ago.
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baseimage-docker - Better starting image for Docker installs.

Live Editing Sass and Less in the Firefox Developer Tools - How to get started with CSS source maps.

Rails 4.1.0: Release candidate 1 - I've been running this in production and we're happy with it.

Rails 3.2.17, 4.0.3, and 4.1.0.beta2 have been released! - These are security fixes that you should grab even if you're not ready to move up a version.

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By Todd Hoff of High Scalability 1 month ago.
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C++ Senior Developer and Architect- Maps . The Maps Team is looking for a senior developer and architect to support and grow some of the core backend services that support Apple Map's Front End Services. Please apply here .

Senior Engineer . We are looking for a team player with focus on designing and developing WWDR's web-based applications. The successful candidate must have the ability to take minimal business requirements and work pro-actively with …

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On carpeaqua by Justin Williams 2 months ago.
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…simpler version of the regex that he wrote for Vesper. Glassboard's Developer Emeritus, Brent Simmons, followed up by noting that in his newer version of the rs_links method, he is using a new regular expression and has added it to his QSKit framework (with tests!)

And finally, Steve Holt offered that regular expressions aren't the best way to handle this sort of processing, especially as more and more TLDs coming online. He shared his …

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By Joey of Global Nerdy 2 months ago.
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Here's the present situation, taken straight from the Android Developer site's Dashboards page, based on data collected for the 7 days leading up to February 4, 2014. These days, its data comes from the Google Play Store app, which runs on Android 2.2. or later, which is why pre-2.2 versions of Android ( Cupcake, Donut, and Eclair) don't appear on the graph:

If you want the latest data on Android version shares, you'll want to bookmark the Android Developer Dashboards…

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By Assaf Arkin of Labnotes 4 months ago.
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You'll Be Shocked When You See What This Developer Did To Make Her Tests Pass

Britain's Ministry of Nudges : how the UK government is using psychology to get more people to insulate their attics, stop smoking during pregnancy or give to charity.

We who spoke LOLcat now speak Doge . Annalee Newitz at her best, dissecting the social/psychological aspects of our memes:

The doge is the antithesis of the LOLcat — the expansive wow to its greedy "can …

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By Sara of Heroku 4 months ago.
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…cultivate a more inviting and diverse community. Sara Dornsife, Director of Developer Marketing at Heroku, says that before agreeing to sponsor an event, the company will verify that the conference has a code of conduct in place. "If they do not, we will introduce them to the Ada Initiative so that they can get help to adopt one. If they refuse to adopt one, we will not sponsor."

Events Should Be Fun and Informative

Sara runs the events team at Heroku, which …

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By elliot of townx - tech 7 months ago.
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…remote debugging enabled ( Settings > Device information > More information > Developer > tick "Remote debugging"); and turn USB mass storage off ( Settings > Media storage > untick " USB mass storage" so it is disabled).

Open Firefox, then the Firefox OS simulator.

Plug the phone into your development machine. Hopefully it will show up in the simulator tab. You should now be able to push apps to it.

One other thing which wasn't …

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On Labnotes 8 months ago.
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§ Your Ninja 10X Rockstar Developer is Force-Feeding Bacon to Your Lean Startup :

I have been that developer, and I have managed those developers, and I now have a rule: 85% of all developer time must be spent on business-specific logic. This means that we're not writing our own queuing system, business-process-management system, communications protocols, or HTML parsers unless it's one of our few core competencies (and thus likely our product).

We The People …

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