7:00 Play Subscribe with or Intro song by Falseta

Episode #217 - October 25th, 2011

2df14bd29ca441a9d4656f0abae2e0ab.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Gregg Pollack 0d2bf6fbf141a1995560fa9273992ff0.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Nathaniel Bibler

Show some tender love for prepared statements, transmuter, watchtower, rails is not your application, spinach, and Rails for Zombies 2!

Subscribe to our mailing list!

This episode is sponsored by Top Ruby Jobs. Everyone deserves to love their job (and it's probably in Ruby).

  • Top Ruby Jobs
  • Prepared Statements
  • Transmuter
  • Watchtower
  • Not Rails
  • Spinach
  • Connections in AR
  • Zombies 2!
  • Ruby5

Spinach Jump to Story

Recently, Oriol Gual and the folks over at codegram realized that what they liked about Cucumber wasn't really Cucumber at all, it was Gherkin, the feature parser behind Cucumber. They ended up writing their own gem called Spinach which uses the parserand allows you to create steps which are encapsulated so you can reuse them in a cleaner way.

December 19, 2014

Eastward Ho, Git ours/theirs and where does your code go?

December 16, 2014

This week we have Streem, Rails 4.2.rc3, Papercrop, and RubyMotion 3.0.

December 9, 2014

This week we have a jRuby security release, a new Command API for ROM, Traveling Ruby, early validations, easy rewrites with Ruby and Science!, and a Rails Camp not too far from Hobbiton.

December 5th, 2014

RubyConf 2014 on Confreaks, browser geolocation with Spyme, referential integrity with foreign keys, forwarding messages with tell, and free SecCasts all in this episode of the Ruby5.