Curious Customer


1 day ago by Jay Fields on Jay Fields Thoughts.
I currently work on a pretty small team, 4 devs (including myself). We have no one dedicated strictly to QA. A few years ago we ran into a few unexpected...

Maintainability and Expect Literals


14 days ago by Jay Fields on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Recently, Stephen Schaub asked the following on the wewut group:Several of the unit test examples in the book verify the construction of both HTML and plain...

ConFoo Vancouver 2016 is looking for Ruby speakers


~1 month ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
ConFoo is once more seeking passionate speakers for the upcoming conference. ConFoo is happy to open the call for papers of the Vancouver 2016 edition...

Monadt – Algebraic Data Types and Monads in Ruby, Part 2: Monads


~2 months ago by Will Pleasant-Ryan on Atomic Spin.
In yesterday’s post, I introduced monadt, a gem that adds algebraic data types (ADTs) and monads to Ruby. Today I’m going to dive into how monadt...

Monadt – Algebraic Data Types and Monads in Ruby, Part 1: ADTs


~2 months ago by Will Pleasant-Ryan on Atomic Spin.
Functional programming is elegant and expressive. I’ve written before about my love of partial application, and how the funkify gem can be used to...

Ruby 2.2.5 Released


2 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 2.2.5 has been released. This release includes many bug fixes. See the ChangeLog for details. Download https://cache.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby...

Ruby 2.3.1 Released


2 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 2.3.1 has been released. This is the first TEENY version release of the stable 2.3 series. There are many bugfixes. See the ChangeLog for details...

Ruby 2.1.10 Released


3 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 2.1.10 has been released. This release is not intended for production use, but for compatibility tests with two-digit version numbers. You don’t have...

Ruby 2.1.9 Released


3 months ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
Ruby 2.1.9 has been released. This release includes many bug fixes. See ChangeLog for details. As announced before, this is the last normal release of...

Understanding UI Layout Constraints (part 1)


4 months ago by John Croisant on blog.jacius.info.
This is the first in a series of posts where I attempt to understand and explain how UI layout constraints (such as Apple’s Auto Layout) work and...