The Ruby Blend

The Ruby Blend

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A Ruby Focused Podcast for Developers


7: Static Sites and Testing
Apr 3 • 53 min
Summary Nate, Ron, and Andrew stay quarantined along with the rest of the nation. Ron is happy he has snacks, so he's good! In this episode, the guys talk about Gatsby, Frontend JavaScript, Static Site Generation, and testing frameworks. Also, find out…
6: Working from Home
Mar 26 • 51 min
Panelists Andrew Mason Nate Hopkins Ron Cooke Guest None this week Sponsor Linode Show Notes [00:02:25] Nate asks Ron if his new company is using Rails like his last job. Ron explains how things like deploys are much easier and fast to do now, the…
5: Joined by Chris Oliver
Mar 19 • 58 min
Panelists Andrew Mason Nate Hopkins Guest Chris Oliver Show Notes [00:01:37] Chris talks about how he discovered Ruby and began developing with it. It started with him wanting to build websites. [00:05:05] Active resource is mentioned and what it did.…
4: Components, HAML vs ERB, and Design Systems
Mar 12 • 53 min
Panelists Ron Cooke Andrew Mason Guest None this week Show Notes [00:00:42] The guys discuss what they know about view component which is a component type library that GitHub was working on which was upstreamed into Rails and released with Rails 6.1.…
3: HEY, Productivity, Turbolinks, and Meetings
Mar 5 • 54 min
Sponsored By: Panelists Ron Cooke Nate Hopkins Andrew Mason Guest None this week Show Notes [01:32:15] Nate brings up Basecamp 3 and the new Hey! Menu, an email client competitor. Nate REALLY hopes it can replace Slack for him as he is tired of the…
2: Editors, Pairing, RailsConf, and RPC
Feb 27 • 50 min
Sponsored By: Panelists Ron Cooke Nate Hopkins Andrew Mason Guest None this week Show Notes [00:46:14] In this episode, Ron talks about “blending” with Python as he updates services to Python 3. Also, he talks about what he’s bumping into as they go from…
1: Hello, World!
Jan 13 • 61 min
Sponsored By: Panelists Ron Cooke Nate Hopkins Andrew Mason Guest None this week Show Notes [00:00:00] In this episode, we’ll be digging deeper into the Ruby trends, how the Ruby conference went down, and how our panelists got into programming. Ruby is a…