#195 - oct 30th 2016


Examples of UI/UX, graphic performance, web design and flashy things.
Bolden design
Design agency based in Amsterdam, specialised in web applications.


Web applications, resources and tools, available for making our life easier or funnier.
Sqreen rb
Runtime security monitoring & protection tool for web apps.
Awesome-selfhosted ops
This is a list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally.


A selection of gems or applications updated during past week.
HexaPDF rb
A Versatile PDF Creation and Manipulation Library for Ruby.
execjs-fastnode rb
A faster Node.JS integration for Ruby/Rails ExecJS.
keight rb
Jet-speed webapp framework.
ApiPresenter rb
Return associations and policies with API responses
Clusterize.js js
Tiny plugin to display large data sets easily
Bedrock tool
Rock solid distributed database specializing in active/active automatic failover and WAN replication/
Box ops
A Next-Generation Builder for Docker Images (mruby syntax, go compilation).


From the blogosphere or news feeds ...
Row Fragmentation: Share the Mutex oct 25 tool
The concept of fragmentation is sort of like having multiple bartenders working a bar.
Spoooooky CSS Selectors oct 26 rb
Let's get into the spirit a little bit this year with some Halloween themed posts!
Continuous Integration with Bitbucket Pipelines oct 30 rb
Bitbucket Pipelines is now publicly available and enables you to easily add Continuous Integration as well as Deployment.
Monitoring Sidekiq Using AWS Lambda and Slack oct 25 rb
We found AWS Lambda to be a lightweight solution to tie the monitoring of Sidekiq and notifications in Slack together.
SEO Title Tag Optimization at Etsy oct 25 web
This post explains the methodology behind our SEO testing, the challenges we have come across, and how we have resolved them.
Using MySQL 5.7 On Codeship oct 26 tool
Why MySQL 5.7? Because it finally has support for JSON queries.
Riding into the Danger Zone: Virtual Hackathons for Virtual Teams oct 26 rb
A personal report from a hackathon rush time.
Why Learning Rails Is Still a Great Choice in 2016 oct 27 rb
Some good points on why ruby still has it's place in programming.
DTrace for Linux 2016 oct 27 ops
In new linux kernels (4.9+) we can finaly trace things the DTrace way.
Why you should use a single repository for all your company’s projects oct 29 tool
Breaking down the benefits of monorepo.


Screencasts and conferences videos, or other video feeds ...
What Seasoned Developers Should Know About Learning Elixir oct 25 el
If you're a seasoned developer but new to Elixir, here are three talks worth watching.
Links curated by mose (publisher), xenor, tysliu (editors), nauman, hsatac, michaelweigle (contributors) .


The random rant of the week by mose.

Have a good week

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.