July 24, 2005
Buy the language and framework, get practices for free!
John Nunemaker was already “happy” developing application in Cold Fusion and PHP, so why bother learning a new language like Ruby? Or so went his thinking, until he saw the...
July 24, 2005
Less infrastructure, more business logic
David from Canada is working on “…a web application to support restaurant/pub/bar managers in their efforts to schedule staff efficiently” using Ruby on Rails. He recounts his experience:Rails, and the...
July 22, 2005
Moving from Cold Fusion to Ruby on Rails
Greg from Social Twister wants to hire Ruby on Rails developers to help the company move various Cold Fusion applications to their new platform. Greg writes about CF vs RoR:For...
July 22, 2005
Naviance seeks Ruby on Rails developer in Denver
Naviance is building a “school technology platform …primarily in Ruby on Rails” and is thus looking for a senior Ruby on Rails developer to help them lead the effort. The...
July 20, 2005
Ruby on Rails podcast #2: Talking with Dave Thomas
Scott Barron has released the second Ruby on Rails podcast. It sounds a whole lot better than the first and there’s an even more interesting guest on the show: Dave...
July 20, 2005
Webmonkey introduces Ruby on Rails
Veteran web developer site Webmonkey has jumped on board with Getting Your Feet Wet With Ruby on Rails. A brief introduction to why you should care about Ruby on Rails...
July 19, 2005
Milestone: #rubyonrails on freenode tops 300!
July 19, 2005
Two UK companies looking for Rails programmers
The population of professional Ruby on Rails developers is calling for growth: Revieworld are looking for a Ruby on Rails developer to start in August. They’re based in Waterloo. ReThink...
July 19, 2005
200+ professional Rails programmers across 33 countries
In just a few days, the list of people working professionally with Rails to earn “…a substantial or full paycheck” has blazed past 200! It includes programmers from 33 countries....
July 19, 2005
Financial services firm desire Ruby on Rails skills
Cincom Smalltalk has long touted the Kapital system at JP Morgan (PDF) as an example of what an edge in productivity can mean for profits in financial services. So, it’s...