Summer is the time when most of the tech and software development conferences are held. RubyKaigi (for example) that lasted from May 31 to June 2 brought many interesting solutions and insights to Ruby and RoR worlds. Today we will tell you about some of them like Kiba or Rib which have been included in our list of the most popular GitHub repositories. Also, you will find there a generic system to build and distribute binary packages, very fast pagination gem, event management tool, database sharding extension, a web framework for Crystal, interactive Ruby shell and more… Read about all of them in our weekly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. June, 11.
That is what happens to your heart, dear developer, when you’re debugging on the release day!
We are back with our freaky Syndicode digests names! Despite we call them quite weird, only here you will find really interesting materials that will help you not to get lost in the world of software development. We try to pick the most relevant and useful news on frontend, backend, tools, technologies, design, and trends. So, make yourself comfortable and enjoy our new Syndicode Digest #58 – Embroidery master!
This article is the translation based on the original material by Irina Linnik. We decided that these thoughts and considerations she wrote about can be quite useful for our English-speaking audience. Here we will tell you basic pros and cons of functional programming and show why you should consider it.
Recently we came across an interesting repository of a React environment to create native desktop applications through a React syntax, on all platforms. This is Proton Native for cross-platform native desktop apps. Let’s take a closer look at it.
If you are working with chatbots, now is the time you can use some amazing framework to simplify your task. At the end of May Stealth Ruby framework for conversational voice and text chatbots was launched. With Stealth you can customize and extend your chatbot by writing code. Isn’t it cool?
Join Mobiconf – mobile design & development summit in CEE! This is the leading international mobile development & UI/UX design summit that will take place on 4-5 of October 2018 in Krakow, Poland. Already for the 5th time, leaders from top mobile brands will gather in amazing Krakow for two full days of learning, sharing experience and networking in an environment like none other.
Startups are the moving force of the future. We can name hundreds of them that opened new opportunities and brought hi-end technologies to the industries and for the people. On June 28 some of the great and promising startups will compete for the attention of Venture Capital funds and ICO Investors. Join the Startup Battle and Crypto speedSALE!
Here in Syndicode we already wrote the article with the scope of useful tools for designers. But times they’re changing, so today we will introduce you a new tool to work with backgrounds. Cool Backgrounds is a collection of tools to create compelling and colorful images for blogs, social media, and websites. Beyond backgrounds, the images generated can be used as desktop wallpapers or cropped for mobile wallpapers.
On June 2-3 Syndicode visited one of the biggest Ruby conferences in Ukraine – RubyC. We listened to great talks on pure Ruby and other languages that are compared with it. We were introduced to many new freaky and interesting approaches and met a plethora of cool and talented people. Join us at RubyC next year! And now watch some pics of Syndicode at RubyC 2018.