#049 - jan 12th 2014


As we are approaching the first year of publication of this newsletter, it's time to think about the birthday party. It should happen in Taipei, Taiwan, after chinese new year. If you want to join, or know a good place where we could gather, feel free to drop me a mail.


Examples of UI/UX, graphic performance, web design and flashy things.
Top pens of 2013
The 100 most popular codepens of past year.
A simple physics simulation and relaxation experiment.
Source code in Movies
Images of the computer code appearing in TV and films and what they really are.


Web applications, resources and tools, available for making our life easier or funnier.
How is my SSL tool
Website that tells you how secure your TLS client is.
Webydo design
Website creation tool with no coding.
Songs of github tool
Generate a music based on github contributions.
Vim cheat sheet tool
Graphical vi-vim Cheat Sheet and Tutorial.


A selection of gems or applications updated during past week.
Light Table tool
Recently opensourced, this IDE in clojurescript seems t deserve a try.
Alpaca go
Given a web API, Generate client libraries in node, php, python, ruby.
Koa js
A new framework building Node.js apps.
Magnifier.js js
Javascript library enabling magnifying glass effect on an images.
Conzole js
Conzole is a debug panel for a better javascript console.


From the blogosphere or news feeds ...
Reading Rails - Concern jan 6 rb
Composing modules using concerns in rails.
Nokogiri as a command-line tool jan 6 rb
Use Nokogiri as a standalone script from the command line.
Hammerspace: Persistent, Concurrent, Off-heap Storage jan 7 rb
This is how Airbnb improved prefs on translation loading.
A CRUD JavaScript Class jan 7 js
A very simple CRUD javascript class implementation.
Using Docker To Run Ruby Rspec CI In Jenkins jan 8 rb
Step-by-step introduction to continuous integration testing with Docker.
Awful app-review trend among Turkish users jan 8 web
Flaws of the star system.
When Is It Time to Refactor? jan 9 tool
Four Simple Guidelines to Help Get It Right.
Simple Git workflow is simple jan 9 tool
A basic basic branching workflow for continuous delivery from Atlassians.
Github New Deployments API jan 9 tool
Deployments are a new thing in GitHub. No UI yet, but API is previewable.
Handling Associations on Null Objects jan 10 rb
Another story about the Null object pattern, using a feature of rails4.
Fast interactive prototyping jan 10 design
Using Sketch and d3.js for design prototypes.


Screencasts and conferences videos, or other video feeds ...
Ember Fest 2013 - Munich (8 videos) js
The videos of the conference.


What could be heard last week ..
Ruby5 430 (5m) jan 7 rb
TDD JSON API, Jubilee, Exception cause, Hulse, cachig an API.
Javascript Jabber 091 (57m) jan 10 js
Ruby5 431 (6m) jan 10 rb
Github Traffic, Accesslint, Hammerspace, Sneakers, Enumerators.
The Changelog 116 (1h04) jan 11 js
Node Black Friday at Walmart with Eran Hammer.
Links curated by mose (editor).

Green Ruby News was a feed of fresh links of the week about ruby, javascript, webdev, devops, collected by mose, xenor and tysliu every sunday.