6:07 Play Subscribe with or Intro song by Falseta

Episode #285 - July 3rd, 2012

9c5541e591a62dd93a2fd2d45b5732dd.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Olivier Lacan 2df14bd29ca441a9d4656f0abae2e0ab.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Gregg Pollack

We scope out our scopes with Periscope, Ruby Open Source Challenge calls on contributors to improve Active Admin, we clean up our seeds mess with Seedbank & Seed Fu, learn some Factory Girl tricks, and let everyone participate in our I18n efforts.

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).

  • TopRubyJobs
  • Periscope
  • ROSC
  • Seedbank
  • Seed Fu
  • Factory Girl Tricks
  • WhowishWord
  • Testing with RSpec
  • We Ain't Got No RSpec

Ruby Open Source Challenge Jump to Story

We received a note from Ania Banaszek from Netguru a Polish Rails consultancy who’s organizing the Ruby Open Source Challenge which started on July 1st. It’s basically a month long bounty to help improve open source projects. This first edition is dedicated to Active Admin, a very popular solution for easy Rails backends. They're letting the community and the leader of the project draw winners and offer them goodies like an iPad, screencasts like Peepcode and Railscasts, tickets to Ruby conferences, etc.

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!