May 8, 2006
Obie Fernandez on the Rails podcast
In this installment of the Rails podcast, Geoffrey Grosenbach catches up with Obie Fernandez of Thoughtworks.Obie has been using Rails with great success to take on “enterprise” scale projects. A...
May 4, 2006
The Complete Guide to Rails Plugins
Plugins are the official way to bend Rails to do your bidding. Creating a plugin is a great way to share your Rails extensions with others who may find them...
May 4, 2006
RailsConf Europe: September 14-15 in London
The first RailsConf scheduled for June 22-25 in Chicago sold out so fast it made our heads spin. 550 seats were snatched up before the program was even ready or...
May 3, 2006
Radiant released: Content Management Simplified
John Long has announced the initial release of Radiant, the simple and elegant CMS that is planned to eventually power the redesigned reincarnation of the official Ruby website, ruby-lang.org.You can...
May 2, 2006
Agile Web Development with Rails goes second edition
It’s back. Agile Web Development with Rails is now available in a 50%-done beta version of its second edition. Pretty much everything is getting a major overhaul. All the cool...
April 28, 2006
Associations aren't :dependent => true anymore
Up until the 1.1 release, the way to automatically destroy has_many associations when the owner was itself destroyed was to either use the :dependent or :exclusively_dependent option when declaring the...
April 26, 2006
Give a Rails demo at Reboot 8 in Copenhagen
Reboot 8 is happening on June 1st and 2nd in Copenhagen and the conference is looking for a handful of cool demos to play part in the conference. The organizers...
April 26, 2006
New in Rails: Module#alias_method_chain
Though not an outward facing feature, changeset 4276 introduces a nice method to DRY up and encapsulate the common pattern of aliasing a method so that you can build behavior...
April 26, 2006
In the works: Rails In a Nutshell
Jeremy Voorhis of PLANET ARGON has announced that he has signed on to write Rails In a Nutshell for O’Reilly Media.You can get more details and signup to be notified...
April 25, 2006
Finding programmers and designers for Rails projects
The Signal vs Noise Job Board is a new alternative for finding good programmers and designers to work on Rails projects (among other things). It puts your job pitch in...