This blog post is looking at an enhancement to multithreading solution in Ruby to provide the use of a ThreadPool and concurrency limiting. (Part 2).....

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"Is it possible to break the blockchain?"Now, this is a fair question. If you know anything about the blockchain architecture, you instinctively ........

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After the Rails core team announced major changes to controller-level testing upon the release of Rails 5.0, I wrote a couple of pieces in Everyday Rai...

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ActionCable was introduced in Rails for its 5.0 release as a way to seamlessly integrate WebSockets in Rails applications. I was curious to know more a...

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Ruby rails bosnia

During recent days I've been migrating a senior Rails application from Rails 3 to Rails 5. As part of the process, I was dealing with has_and_belongs_t.


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DHH announced earlier in the year that Rails 5.2 will have a brand new component called ActiveStorage. ActiveStorage will manage user uploads such as p...

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ElasticNotifier is a gem that provides a simple API to send error notifications to an ElasticSearch server......

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An in-depth look at using RSpec with Ruby and Rails......

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Documentation Folders CC image from Pixabay Active Record Database Documentation This post will cover how to use the Active Record feature to add comme...

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Instrumentation is the addition of measurement to code - for example timing how long Ruby is spending in a given method. There are many approaches to a...

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Learn how to migrate your Heroku-hosted application from one domain name to another. See how to rewire an existing Rails project and make it work with ...

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May 4 - 6, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri

( 89 available presentations )

RailsConf is brought to you by the team at Ruby Central, as well as a small but dedicated corps of volunteers. While we depend on the awesomeness of the whole Ruby community to contribute to the terrific experience of RailsConf every year, there are a few individuals that work especially hard to produce RailsConf.


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Atlanta, Georgia April 21 - 23, 2015

( 94 available presentations )

Rails Conf 2015

David Heinemeier Hansson kicked off the conference by announcing a few new features in Rails 5: Rails API, turbolinks 3, a native mobile wrapper and web sockets support (a.k.a. Action Cable).
The amazing Sara Chipps wrapped up the day by sharing her experienceteaching kids to code.
Check the schedule for a full list of talks from Room 202. Shameless plug:yours truly gave a talk following the DHH keynote ;)

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Chicago, Illinois April 21 - 24, 2014

( 96 available presentations )

The highlight of the first day was DHH’s keynote about clarity, patterns and TDD, which sparked many conversations/discussions during the day. Farrah Bostic also gave a nice keynote at the end of the day, entitled What Happens to Everyone, When Everyone Learns to Code, which added even more to the topic DHH had covered.


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Portland, Oregon April 29 - May 2, 2013

( 72 available presentations )

RailsConf, the largest gathering of Ruby and Rails developers in the world, is returning to Portland, OR! Join us from April 29th - May 2nd and connect with top Rails talent, companies, and project owners from around the world.


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Austin, Texas April 23 - 25, 2012

( 65 available presentations )

So what kinds of awesome talks have I attended so far?

  • Keynote by DHH about not being scared of progress
  • Steve Klabnik’s talk on Designing Hypermedia APIs
  • Practical Machine Learning & Rails
  • Ruby on Rails on YOUR ROOMBA!
  • Scaling StillAlive from a RailsRumble project to 50,000+ users
  • Building realtime web apps with streaming REST
  • Keynote by Rich Hickey (developer of Clojure) on simplicity

It’s been fantastic RailsConf so far, and I’m looking forward to the rest of it.


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Baltimore, Maryland May 16 - 19, 2011

( 10 available presentations )

This year me and José Valim had the pleasure of going to Baltimore, in the US, to one of the biggest Rails events of the world! RailsConf is definitely the best place to have the opportunity of meeting and talking to a lot of great Rubyists and Railers, and also attending their talks.


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Baltimore, Maryland July 7 - June 10, 2010

( 12 available presentations )

Happening June 7-10, 2010 at the Baltimore Convention Center, RailsConf is the largest official event for the Ruby on Rails community. If you're passionate about Rails and what it helps you achieve—or are curious about how Rails can help you create web applications better and faster—RailsConf is the place to be.


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