#209 - feb 5th 2017


Examples of UI/UX, graphic performance, web design and flashy things.
north2 design
Creative digital studio with a very colorful website.


Web applications, resources and tools, available for making our life easier or funnier.
Snapcraft tool
Build universal Linux packages.


A selection of gems or applications updated during past week.
Lite Cable rb
Lightweight ActionCable implementation.
Blazer rb
Visualize SQL into charts or dashboards.
Spreadsheet Architect rb
A lib to create XLSX, ODS, or CSV spreadsheets from ActiveRecord relations, Ruby classes, or predefined data.
Percona Migrator rb
Percona's pt-online-schema-change runner for ActiveRecord migrations.
letsencrypt_heroku rb
CLI tool to automate SSL certificate setup and renewal for letsencrypt and rails (or any other rack based application).


From the blogosphere or news feeds ...
JQuery-Free Rails and Legacy Browsers jan 30 rb
The one major drawback to eliminating JQuery is that UJS will no longer support older browsers as well as it used to.
ROM 3.0 Released jan 30 rb
The biggest highlight are new features in rom-sql and rom-repository.
Two screencasts, two ways to eradicate Ruby nil values jan 31 rb
nil values are the worst They crop up where you didn’t expect them.
How Etsy Manages HTTPS and SSL Certificates for Custom Domains on Pattern jan 31 web
Challenges you run into when building a system designed to serve HTTPS traffic for hundreds of thousands of domains.
Object ID in MRI feb 1 rb
We can use the address of an object to calculate the arena (or page) in to which the object was allocated.
Using Git Hooks in Your Development Workflow feb 1 tool
Learn how to use git hooks to enhance your development workflow.
Our Postgres Infrastructure feb 1 web
It's been a lot of fun scaling up Honeybadger and making the infrastructure more resilient to failure.
Handle Massive Traffic Using Scriptable Load Balancers feb 2 ops
How shopify handles heavy spikes with nginx + Lua scripting.
Intro to Vue.js: Animations feb 3 js
An overview of the basics to get you up and running so you can get to know Vue.js.
POST != Create and PUT != Update feb 5 rb
Just be aware that PUT is not synonym for PATCH just because Rails behaves this way.
Links curated by xenor (publisher), tysliu, mose (editors) .

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.