#086 - sep 28th 2014


This is the week of ShellShock, as most of you already know, this is going to be a troubled time for old servers again (well, who still uses cgi scripts, right?). On a brighter side, I also went to rails pacific yesterday, it was nice to meet some Green Ruby subscribers there.


Examples of UI/UX, graphic performance, web design and flashy things.
Guillaume Bouvet design
Very graphical website for a carpenter craftsman.
Dropbox Guides design
New guide for dropbox users is a piece of work.


Web applications, resources and tools, available for making our life easier or funnier.
Regex 101 tool
Yet another regexp online testing tool.
Ruby Science rb
(Book) The reference for writing fantastic Rails applications.
Material Design css3
Bootstrap theme based on Google Material design.
Awesome Shell tool
A curated list of awesome command-line frameworks, toolkits, guides and gizmos.


A selection of gems or applications updated during past week.
ScrLib tool
Polyglot code analysis library, built with hackability in mind.
Trailblazer rb
Thin layer on top of Rails, with a more modern code structure.
Rails Disco rb
A distributed party with commands, events and projections.
Pact rb
Consumer driven contract testing framework.
TTY rb
The Ruby toolbox that you can use for building CLI projects.
Bash Booster ops
When Chef is too heavy, use Bash Booster, using Bash only.


From the blogosphere or news feeds ...
You Don't Have to Be Afraid to Test Your UI sep 21 rb
About Page Object Pattern and Site prism gem.
npm 2.0.0 details sep 22 js
All the story behind npm 2.
Various ways to create structs sep 22 rb
Some thinking about creating structs.
Onboarding Junior Developers sep 23 tool
Thoughts on Kate Heddleston’s talk at GoGaRuCo 2014.
How I deploy a Rails app using Docker sep 23 rb
Getting an app deployed inside a Docker container..
Wrapping Your API In A Custom Ruby Gem sep 25 rb
If you have an API, publishing a gem for using it makes sense.
Build a rails application without database sep 26 rb
Occasionally, you may want to build a Rails app without ActiveRecord.
Prefer Objects as Method Parameters, Not Class Names sep 26 rb
Some kind of class-oriented programming.
Why You Should be Excited About Hadoop 2.0 sep 26 tool
Hadoop 2.0 is a whole new elephant.


Screencasts and conferences videos, or other video feeds ...
Velocity Conference 2014 (30 videos) sep 21 ops
Web performance and operations.
AtoZ CSS: Unicode-range (6m) sep 24 css3
About font-face and unicode-range.
Gorails #25 (16m) sep 28 rb
Forum Series Part 1: Architecture.


What could be heard last week ..
Giant robots #117 (27m) sep 22 tool
Designing Quality (Will Sulinski).
Ruby5 498 (7m) sep 23 rb
Ruby 2.1.3, Goldiloader, Airborne, Eager Loading, Daemons, Swift for Rubyists.
Ruby Rogues 175 (41m) sep 24 rb
Civic Hacking with William Jeffries.
Javascript Jabber 127 (56m) sep 24 js
Changes in npm-Land with Forrest Norvell, Rebecca Turner, Ben Coe, and Isaac Z. Schlueter.
Web platform #12 (57m) sep 26 js
Flux Application Architecture & React.
The Cloudcast #163 (27m) sep 26 ops
Evolution of CoreOS.
Ruby5 499 (5m) sep 26 rb
shell shock, hangar, rubytapas, from tails 3.2 to 4.3, burn.
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.