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Episode #21 - October 23, 2009

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Inploy, Comet, and QUnit are covered in this Friday morning episode. Also, you'll learn about the RightJS Right Rails plugin, along with geomerelaal.

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  • New Relic RPM
  • Inploy
  • Comet
  • QUnit
  • Right Rails
  • GeoMereLaal
  • Ruby5

Comet with Nginx Jump to Story

Igvita has written up instructions on how to use Nginx and the push module to set up a Comet endpoint, and how to use Ruby to subscribe and publish to it. Comet is a technique that sends out an Ajax call, but instead of the server immediately returning if there is no info, it will keep the connection open, and send the info back to the client as soon as it is available.

July 22nd, 2014

Get your mind in the Gutter, agree that Programming is Not Math, be a RubyCritic, master Vim Plugins for Ruby, review 3 Ways to Create Classes in Ruby, and take a trip to RailsPacific.

July 18th, 2014

Take a peek into your app, think about accessibility, write polyglot web apps, learn Rails, say goodbye to 1.8.7 and 1.9.2 support

July 15th, 2014

In this episode we cover fun with iBeacons and PunchClock, visually starting a Rails app with Prelang, a Ruby Queue Pop method with Timeout, text translations from the command line with Termit and Diving into the Rails request handling.

July 11th, 2014

Time Travel Movies explained in git, a free online book to learn programming, better controllers with adequate_exposure, Avdi's Sinatra testing adventure, Engine Yard's App Server Arena, and the Informant Heroku add-on all in this episode of the Ruby5!