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Ruby on Rails Podcast #89: Hal Fulton

November 17, 2009 at 12:15AM • 8 minutes

This episode was originally published on November 17, 2007.

Hal Fulton, author of The Ruby Way.

From RubyConf in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #127: RubyConf 2008

November 14, 2009 at 11:45PM • 16 minutes

This episode was originally published on November 14, 2008.

Conversations from RubyConf 2008. With Matt Aimonetti of Merb, Blake Mizerany of Sinatra, and Josh Peek of Rails.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


The Ruby Show #100: And hey, it's episode 100!

November 13, 2009 at 4:43PM

Episode #100: Mustache edition. And hey, it's episode 100!

Sponsored by New Relic
The Rails Envy podcast is brought to you this week by NewRelic. NewRelic provides RPM which is a plugin for rails that allows you to monitor and quickly diagnose problems with your Rails application in real time. Check them out at NewRelic.com.


Show Notes

Hosted by Jason Seifer & Dan Benjamin.


EE Podcast #7: Something, something

November 13, 2009 at 7:27AM

In episode seven of the EE Podcast, Dan and Ryan cover the latest ExpressionEngine news, the good and bad of the Structure module and put out a call to action for a new plugin to support Twitter search.

Links for this episode:

  • Continuing the trend started by Brandon Kelly, "Lodewijk Schutte":http://loweblog.com/freelance/article/ee20-addon-roadmap/ (Low) published his EE add-on roadmap.
  • Do you develop EE add-ons? Will you be porting them to 2.0? If so, you want to be "listed on this special Devot-ee page":http://devot-ee.com/add-ons/ee2/.
  • EE Insider published a special bonus interview with Derek Allark of EllisLab. "Derek talks about CodeIgniter":http://eeinsider.com/blog/ee-2-week-straggler-the-return-of-derek-allard-interview/ today, in the future and how it ties into ExpressionEngine 2.0.
  • "Structure 2.0 was released":http://eeinsider.com/blog/structure-2-released/ late last week. It's a significant update to the original, free version.
  • Speaking of Structure, if you're like me, you want your clients to use the Structure interface for managing the website. Chad Crowell published a simple plugin, "WI Direct to Structure":http://expressionengine.com/forums/viewthread/134161/ that redirects you to the Structure page whenever you add or update an entry.

Hosted by Lea Alcantara & Ryan Irelan.


Puromac #157: Puromac 157: Fede usa el Droid, Vida de baterias Macbook, OS X 10.6.2, Atom, Virus iPhone y solucion.

November 11, 2009 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 29 minutes

Puromac 157: Fede usa el Droid, Vida de baterias Macbook, OS X 10.6.2, Atom, Virus iPhone y solucion.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #88: Stuart Halloway

November 9, 2009 at 7:00PM • 31 minutes

This episode was originally published on November 9, 2007.

Robert Stevenson interviews Stuart Halloway at eRubyCon in Ohio.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


The Ruby Show #99: Here's a YouTube link (NSFW) for those that haven't heard it and don't get the joke.

November 9, 2009 at 1:37PM

Episode #99 Like a Boss edition. Here's a YouTube link (NSFW) for those that haven't heard it and don't get the joke.

Sponsored by New Relic
The Rails Envy podcast is brought to you this week by NewRelic. NewRelic provides RPM which is a plugin for rails that allows you to monitor and quickly diagnose problems with your Rails application in real time. Check them out at NewRelic.com.


Show Notes

  • RailsConf RFP Open

    RailsConf 2010 will be held June 7-10, 2010 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD – and Ruby Central and O'Reilly Media are now accepting proposals for conference sessions and tutorials. Proposals are due at 11:59pm EDT March 17, 2010.

  • Introducing Resque

    Resque is GitHub's Redis-backed library for creating background jobs, placing those jobs on multiple queues, and processing them later.

  • BigRecord

    BigRecord is an object-data mapping layer for distributed column-oriented data stores (inspired by Google's BigTable) such as HBase and Cassandra. Adapted from ActiveRecord, BigRecord is designed to work as a drop-in for Rails applications.

  • Rails Best Practices

    Wen-Tien Chang's slideshare presentation Rails Best Practices from kungfurails.

  • Alchemist

    Alchemist is a fine Ruby unit conversion library designed for readability and convenience.

  • Limelight GUI Framework

    Limelight is a rich client GUI framework.

  • Ruby Manor 2: Manor Harder

    Ruby Manor 2: Manor Harder is taking place December 12th at Parry Hall, London and has the best tag line of any ruby or rails conference ever.

  • Jsvars

    This rails plugin will hide the messiness of passing variables from rails into javascript. It will automatically add the js needed to create a variable you define in rails, or add variables to objects.

  • Underscore.js

    Underscore is a utility-belt library for JavaScript that provides a lot of the functional programming support that you would expect in Prototype.js (or Ruby), but without extending any of the built-in JavaScript objects. It's the tie to go along with jQuery's tux.

  • Twitter gem 0.7.0 out

    Twitter gem version 0.7.0 has been released with list support.

  • Yahoo BOSS and Rails

    Vinsol has posted a small tutorial on using Yahoo BOSS with rails.

  • HTTPing

    HTTPing.rb is a utility to measure web service response time. This is a Ruby port of HTTPing (http://www.vanheusden.com/httping/).
    http://github.com/jpignata/httping

  • Win a Motorola DROID Programming Contest: “Worst App Server Technology Ever”

    Engine Yard is sponsoring another programming contest. The goal of this contest is to collaborate with your other contestants to build the “worst app server ever” (WASE) , and use it to complete one or more challenge computations.

  • Refraction

    Refraction is a Rack middleware replacement for mod_rewrite.

  • Continuous Integration with Signal

    Signal is a continuous integration server written in Rails.

  • Nokogiri 1.4.0 Released

    "XML is like violence – if it doesn't solve your problems, you are not using enough of it."

    Version 1.4.0 has been released. A big change in this one: Hpricot compatibility layer removed

Hosted by Jason Seifer & Dan Benjamin.


Puromac #156: Puromac 156: Apple TV 3, iMac 27, Raid 1 y zonas horarias en iCal.

November 5, 2009 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

Puromac 156: Apple TV 3, iMac 27, Raid 1 y zonas horarias en iCal.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum & Flavio Guinsburg.


EE Podcast #6: Wither EE 1.6.x Add-Ons?

November 5, 2009 at 7:25AM

In episode six of the ExpressionEngine Podcast, Dan and Ryan discuss the future of EE add-ons, roadmaps, the community's reaction to EE 2.0, and the latest EE news.

Links for this episode:

  • Round-up the "EE 2.0 Week":http://eeinsider.com/blog/show/category/expressionengine-2-week coverage at "EE Insider":http://eeinsider.com at the "ExpressionEngine Blog":http://expressionengine.com/blog/entry/tuning_the_engine/.
  • EllisLab is "soliciting contributions of default avatars for EE 2.0":http://expressionengine.com/blog/entry/default_set_Needs_You/.
  • Brandon Kelly publishes his "EE 2.0 add-on conversion roadmap":http://brandon-kelly.com/blog/transitions.
  • "More than":http://twitter.com/jpaylor/statuses/5374408463 "one person":http://twitter.com/StinHambo/statuses/5363870276 expresses concern over the availability of EE 2.0 add-ons.
  • If you still want to build add-ons for EE 1.6.x, Erik Reagan "wrote a tutorial that documents the process":http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/cmss/building-your-first-expressionengine-plugin/.

Hosted by Lea Alcantara & Ryan Irelan.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #38: Josh Schairbaum and Dan Manges

November 3, 2009 at 2:30AM • 24 minutes

This episode was originally published on November 3, 2006.

Correspondent Robert Stevenson interviews two developers from investment banking company JPMorgan Chase.

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.