Pry is an IRB alternative and runtime developer console. Pry features syntax highlighting, a flexible plugin architecture, runtime invocation and source, and documentation browsing. This is a powerful alternative to the standard IRB shell for Ruby. While Pry-Rails was included in the list of the most used Ruby gems of all the time, we’d like you to know that it heavily depends on Pry. And today we want you to get to know Pry Ruby gem.
Hurray! New Rails digest arrived at the beginning of winter. It is likely, you heard of some open source projects, we share today, before. But it is also for sure, that some other of them from this list is a surprise for you. The worst thing about software development that you can’t use all of the cool tools you know. But more you know – the better solution you can find in future. In this ‘Monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. December, 5’ digest you will meet error monitoring for Rails, Vue on Rails gem, publishing framework, DB schema managing tool, carpooling platform, Vim config for Rails and many other awesome repositories!
We know a lot about Ruby! And today we’d like to explain you Ruby new feature that is now available in Ruby 2.6. This is MJIT. It will compile instructions that are used often into binary code. The result is an optimized binary which runs your code faster.
There were busy days! Due to the lack of time and bunch of projects, we couldn’t share with you all those great news we found. But today’s digest is a special digest. We’ll include here everything that you could have missed and everything that you should know in the future. The tech stack is evolving with a speed of sound and that’s fantastic! Welcome to our new Syndicode Digest #74 – Charity fair!
It’s only one month left till the new 2019 year, so we need to start preparing for the new Ruby/Ruby on Rails conferences. It’s great to start your year getting to know something new and growing as a professional. Here we’ll give you the selection of the most interesting events you shouldn’t miss. Visit as many as you can to improve your skills and find more cool programmers to follow up.
These days the internet is booming with nice useful products, sites, and apps that largely simplify the human’s life. Starting from tools to boost your development workflow (like Trello or Slack) and online shops and ending with social networks (for business as well!) and media applications. For the business owners, like as for the users, this situation is an outstanding opportunity to reach new horizons and to bring your idea to life. The new era of web solutions made it possible to enter the field even without enormous bank’s credit or raising money from the investors. Both variants of course possible too, but many startups avoided high risks by going the bootstrapping way. Whatever way you choose, you need developers! Of course, professional ones. But not the expensive ones (you run a startup). Rails developers might be just right for you in this case. The question is where to find Ruby on Rails developers for your next startup?
Chicken dance learning curve seemed so hard in our childhood. But as you grow, things you’ve learned earlier might seem even primitive. And that happens even with the most sophisticated and hard-to-understand concepts. As much as you work with it, as much as you practice, and as much as you getting older and smarter, you become ready for more complicated tasks. Let’s use this explanation when things seem impossible. Read about great impossible solutions that became possible in our new Syndicode Digest #72 – Chicken dance!
More than a month passed since our last Rails digest. And there is no particular need to create it more often, because even the most accurate selection needs time to separate the wheat from the chaff. But today we can definitely share with you this mature monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories digest! Here you will find management platforms, authentication for Rails, gems, web servers, emailing management services, HTTP Servers for Ruby and many more neat open source GitHub repositories!
As Ruby on Rails agency we always keep an eye on Ruby updates and tips our community shares. Despite we’ve already shown you the main benefits why you should choose Ruby for your next project, whenever is it a marketplace, MVP or a web app, we’ve got more to share! This time, in one single article you’ll find everything you wanted to know! No need to search further, because here you have all about Ruby: tools, peculiarities, and tips. And more! Enjoy!
Last month Syndicode Dnipro moved to the new office located on the 10th floor, with the beautiful panorama of the river and the city center. New interior, facilities and location make this office even more attractive than the previous one. We want our software engineers to be happy! And we invite you to join our talented team that is not afraid of challenges! Check our open positions here or contact us to find out more!
Once we collected for you some tips and methods to write a better Ruby code. And now we are going to show you some magic. Please, welcome seven techniques to increase the developer experience during a Rails Console session. Please note that some of them will come from Ruby itself, and thus won’t be necessarily restricted to the console.
As we support many blockchain events, that was obvious for us to share this article about creating an app using blockchain plus our core stack framework – Rails. This tutorial shows how to work with blockchain using Ruby and how to create a decentralized application based on Ruby on Rails. It doesn’t cover deep knowledge of blockchain, only a basic introduction that helps to understand how it works and how to design dApp architecture.