Six days to complete the Rails hosting survey


~6 hours ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Attention all Ruby on Rails Developers… you have six days to complete the 2014 Rails Hosting Survey. All of the results will be shared with the...

Docker-friendly Vagrant boxes 2014-04-22 released, supports Ubuntu 14.04


1 day ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
We provide Vagrant base boxes that are based on Ubuntu 14.04 and 12.04, 64-bit. These boxes are specifically customized to work well with Docker. Please...

Generating dynamic QR codes in Rails using Rjb


3 days ago by Shailesh Patil on Josh Software - Where Programming is an Art!.
When I started looking for gems which generate QR code in ruby I found “rqrcode” which generates only HTML code which was not useful to me....

Two Designs for SequenceIdGenerator


6 days ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
In my previous, marathon post on id generation, I mentioned that I was generating unique sequence numbers. It was straightforward to write a class to generate...

Rails 4 Application Development HOTSHOT


6 days ago by O'Reilly Media, Inc. on O'Reilly Ruby.
In Detail Rails is a rapidly moving, open source, web development framework, and keeping up to speed with it is a big task. You might have already built...

Introducing packagecloud.io


11 days ago by James Golick on James on Software - Home.
Every operation of any sufficient complexity winds up accumulating a bunch of internal debs, rpms, rubygems, and whatever other package types are relevant...

OpenSSL Severe Vulnerability in TLS Heartbeat Extension (CVE-2014-0160)


15 days ago by ruby-lang.org on ruby-lang.org.
There is a severe vulnerability in OpenSSL’s implementation of the TLS/DTLS (transport layer security protocols) heartbeat extension (RFC6520). This a serious...

Phusion Passenger 4.0.41 released, OpenSSL Heartbleed security update


16 days ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
Phusion Passenger is a fast and robust web server and application server for Ruby, Python, Node.js and Meteor. Passenger takes a lot of complexity out of...

Confessions of a first time speaker


18 days ago by Rishi Jain on Josh Software - Where Programming is an Art!.
This post is a straight from the heart talk about lessons learnt by a first time speaker. Rishi spoke at RubyConf India 2014 and gives a candid experience...

Ruby on Rails is like IKEA...whaa?


22 days ago by Robby Russell on Robby on Rails.
Recently, I found reading an article by Paul Venezia titled, Fatal abstraction: A bottom-up view of high-level languages, where—if you read between the...