March 24, 2010
Rails and the Enterprise
If you have been in the Rails community for a little while, you have more than likely noticed the love/hate relationship that is entertained by the community vis-à-vis the Enterprise.Some...
March 24, 2010
Ruby Summer of Code
Rails participated in Google’s summer of code program for the first time last year. We got four great projects and three long-term contributors from the effort, including Josh Peek and...
February 22, 2010
Ruby and Rails Conferences 2010
There are an incredible amount of Ruby & Rails conferences coming up in the next 6 months. See below to find one in your neck of the woods.March 11-12 –...
February 13, 2010
José Valim and Carl Lerche joins Rails core
Please give a warm welcome to José Valim and Carl Lerche as they both join the Rails core team. Both guys have been key contributors to the Rails 3 development...
February 9, 2010
Plugin Authors: Toward a Better Future
Some of the biggest changes in Rails 3 involve how Rails expects plugins to behave.DependenciesIf your plugin has dependencies, make it a gem and have your users install it using...
February 5, 2010
Rails 3.0: Beta release
You thought we were never going to get to this day, didn’t you? Ye of little faith. Because here is the first real, public release of Rails 3.0 in the...
January 15, 2010
Rails 3 Bugmash
RailsBridge has organized a Rails 3 Bugmash on January 16th and 17th. The idea is to try and upgrade your apps and favourite plugins/gems to work with Rails 3 and...
January 1, 2010
Getting a New App Running on Edge
(cross-posted from Yehuda’s Blog)So people have been attempting to get a Rails app up and running recently. I also have some apps in development on Rails 3, so I’ve been...
November 30, 2009
Ruby on Rails 2.3.5 Released
Rails 2.3.5 was released over the weekend which provides several bug-fixes and one security fix. It should be fully compatible with all prior 2.3.x releases and can be easily upgraded...
October 22, 2009
Community Highlights
I’m always impressed by the continuous flow of innovation from the Rails community. Below are just a few of the highlights from the past month. These stories all came from...