April 11, 2005
A peek at the additional Ajaxing coming in 0.11.2
The pursuit of Ajax nirvana with Rails is marching ahead with breath-taking haste. Thomas Fuchs has compiled a demonstration page of all the effects that we’ve added to the package....
April 9, 2005
Allowing developers to use the tools they love
Hank Roar is the customer on a project being developed by ThoughtWorker Obie. He’s quite pleased with the progress:Never under estimate the importance of allowing developers to use the tools...
April 6, 2005
Snippets meets tagging
Peter Cooper has just launched Snippets. It’s a paste site that injects the wonderful idea of tagging into the mix. Peter announced it with:Less than two days ago I had...
April 6, 2005
Another Rails consultant breaks out on his own
Congratulations to Scott Barron for pursuing the life of the independent consultant. Especially so, of course, because he’ll be doing it as a Ruby on Rails specialist. We already have...
April 6, 2005
HTTP Authentication with Action Pack
If form-based authentication is a bad fit for your application, you might consider using good old HTTP authentication. It’s really easy too. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Hero Coders shows you...
April 6, 2005
Typo gets prettier URLs, Ajax, AWS, cheap hosting
Tobias Lütke’s blogging engine Typo is storming ahead with good stuff lately. He recently implemented even-prettier URLs and Ajaxed the comments section. Now Patrick Lenz has brought the web service...
April 5, 2005
Rails rides to Finland
Jarkko Laine is spreading the good word of Rails all around Finland. He’s doing a guest lecturer about Rails at Tampere University of Technology and he just spotted a nice...
April 5, 2005
Using Gettext to translate your Rails application
Sacha Ebach shows you how to deal with multi-lingual applications in Using Gettext to translate your Rails application. It’s a complete guide talking about what tools you need, the structure...
April 5, 2005
Jon Udell discovers Ruby on Rails
Jon Udell discovers Ruby on Rails and shows special affection for Active Record in Separating code from its environment:I’ve only scratched the surface of Ruby, but when I recently started...
April 4, 2005
Addressing "bogus statements" about Rails
Xavier Defrang has been following the heated arguments about Rails for some time and got fed up with a bunch of “…bogus statements (FUD?) and issues raised in the TSS...