Ruby on Rails Podcast

Ruby on Rails Podcast

The Ruby on Rails Podcast, a weekly conversation about Ruby on Rails,open source software, and the programming profession.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.

#161: Peter Cooper - Ruby Weekly

July 31, 2014 at 6:30AM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Peter Cooper (@peterc) - publisher of Cooper Press - discusses his email newsletter empire (including Ruby Weekly) with lots of side trips along the way.

#160: Sean Devine - Interviewee & Pony

July 25, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 20 minutes

Sean Devine is the interviewee and Eric Steele plays host. Topics include how Sean started to program, web scraping via Mechanize and Watir, the Ruby Quiz as therapy, the evolution of Ruby's testing culture and much much more.

#159: Flo Motlik - Codeship

July 16, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 14 minutes

Sean Devine is joined by Flo Motlik from Codeship to discuss continuous delivery, the history of Codeship and some of the biggest challenges involved in running a CI service. Plus coconuts and peaches.

#158: Daniel Jalkut - Not a Ruby Programmer (Yet)

July 8, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Sean Devine talks with Daniel Jalkut (@danielpunkass) about why he develops software for the Apple ecosystem (mostly OS X) and how that experience compares and contrasts to developing software in an OSS environment like Ruby on Rails.

#157: Lex Friedman is Hiring a Ruby on Rails Developer for the Midroll Podcast Ad Network

July 5, 2014 at 8:00AM • 59 minutes

Sean Devine talks to Lex Friedman, the EVP Sales and Development of Midroll, a large podcast ad sales network. Lex describes the full time Ruby on Rails programming position that they are looking to fill. There's also plenty of behind-the-scenes stories about the podcasting world.

If you want to apply for the Ruby on Rails position at Midroll, email [email protected].

#156: Eric Steele - "What Do I Test?" Book Launch Recap

June 28, 2014 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 19 minutes

Eric Steele talks about releasing his new book, "What Do I Test?".

#155: Nick Quaranto -, CoworkBuffalo, Nickel City Ruby,

June 20, 2014 at 7:00AM • 1 hour 29 minutes

Nick tells Sean about his rubygems fantasies, ranks his noteworthiness, clarifies the contents of concert balloons, and provides free parenting advice.

#154: Greg Baugues - Twilio

June 12, 2014 at 7:00AM • 1 hour 16 minutes

Sean Devine learns about Twilio from Greg Baugues.

#153: Ben Hundley - elasticsearch & Qbox

June 5, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Sean Devine learns about elasticsearch from Ben Hundley of Qbox.

#152: Oren Dobzinski -

May 29, 2014 at 9:00AM • 1 hour 4 minutes

Sean Devine talks with Oren Dobzinski of about service oriented architecture, elasticsearch, immutability, working remotely and much, much more.