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.



#94: Heroku

February 8, 2009 at 8:30PM • 40 minutes

This episode was originally published on February 8, 2008.

What if your server resources were metered like your electric bill? Heroku has set out to build a metered cloud computing deployment solution for Rails.

Stick around for the last 10 minutes where we talk about the economics of startups.


#93: Err Free

January 30, 2009 at 7:45AM • 34 minutes

This episode was originally published on January 30, 2008.

A conversation with Chris Wanstrath and PJ Hyett of Err Free consulting in San Francisco. We talk about starting a profitable side project, sending and receiving email, git source code control, using JQuery, and code interfaces to databases.

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#92: Ezra Zygmuntowicz

January 23, 2009 at 12:30AM • 21 minutes

This episode was originally published on January 23, 2008.

The co-founder of Engine Yard and author of the upcoming book on Rails Deployment talks about Engine Yard’s recent $3.5 million funding for open source Ruby projects such as Rubinius.

From San Francisco.


#91: James Cox

December 7, 2009 at 10:30PM • 37 minutes

This episode was originally published on December 7, 2007.

James Cox, former PHP team member and current Rails consultant. From London.

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#90: Ryan Daigle

November 21, 2009 at 7:45PM • 24 minutes

This episode was originally published on November 21, 2007.

Ryan Daigle talks about his blog, the upcoming Rails 2.0, and freelancing with style.


#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.


#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.


#87: Rob McKinnon: TheyWorkForYou.co.nz

October 26, 2009 at 8:15PM • 9 minutes

This episode was originally published on October 26, 2007.

A London-based developer talks about keeping government accountable in New Zealand and around the world.

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#86: RailsConf Europe 2007

October 19, 2009 at 11:30PM • 19 minutes

This episode was originally published on October 19, 2007.

Interviews with David Chelimsky, Dave Troy, Nick Sieger, and David Heinemeier Hansson.


#85: Michael Koziarski

October 11, 2009 at 8:00PM • 8 minutes

This episode was originally published on October 11, 2007.

Rails core member Michael Koziarski talks about Rails 2.0, the new patch process, and working on the core team.

From RailsConf in Berlin.