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RR 475: Succeeding to Your Next CodingPhase with Joe Santos Garcia

October 27, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 76 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, Joe Santos Garcia from CodingPhase joins the panel to talk about how to successfully get into coding and grow into a coding career. He talks about growing his YouTube channel, membership site, and deciding where you want to land in your career. Sponsors Audible.com Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial CacheFly Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Luke Stutters Charles Max Wood Guest Joe Santos Garcia Links https://driftingruby.c...

RR 474: React on Rails V12 - Don't Shave That Yak! with Justin Gordon

October 13, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 83.7 MB

React on Rails version 12 brings major improvements for hot reloading and bundle splitting. Justin Gordon talks about creating a great developer experience with React and Rails, the best way to manage your webpack configuration, simplify server and client-side rendering and avoid shaving those yaks! Sponsors Audible.com Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial CacheFly Panel John Epperson Luke Stutters Charles Max Wood Guest Justin Gordon Links https://www.sha...

RR 473: GraphQL Doesn't Need To Be Hell with Dmitry Tsepelev

October 06, 2020 10:00 - 49 minutes - 57.4 MB

Different doesn’t need to be worse. Dmitry Tsepelev tells us how to make the most of using GraphQL with Rails, the advantages over REST-based API queries and best practices for security and schemas. Sponsors Audible.com CacheFly Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Charles Max Wood Luke Stutters Guest Dmitry Tsepelev Links https://github.com/anycable/anycable https://graphql-ruby.org/ https://evilmartians.com/chronicles/persisted-queries-in-graphql-slim-down-apollo-requests-to-your-...

RR 472: Inertia.js - The Modern Monolith with Jonathan Reinink

September 29, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 77.1 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, guest Jonathan Reinink joins the Rogues to talk about what Inertia.js is and why Rails developers would want to use it. Sponsors Audible.com Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial CacheFly Panel John Epperson Luke Stutters Guest Jonathan Reinink Links https://inertiajs.com https://reinink.ca/articles/introducing-inertia-js https://reinink.ca/articles/getting-started-with-inertia-js https://remoteruby.transistor.fm/66 https:...

RR 471: Sorbet with Ufuk Kayserilioglu

September 22, 2020 10:00 - 57 minutes - 66.1 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, we talk with Ufuk about how Shopify made the transition to using Sorbet and about the benefits they felt they received from implementing it. Ufuk also reveals a little bit about how Shopify transitioned to fully remote and about how that will be the default moving forward. Sponsors Audible.com Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial CacheFly Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Luke Stutters Guest Ufuk Kayserilioglu Picks     Luke...

RR 470: Performance Improvement of Ruby 3.0 JIT with Takashi Kokubun

September 15, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 79.3 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, the panelists discuss the progress, problems, and strategies for implementing JIT in Ruby for the Ruby 3×3 goal all while being humbled a bit as Takashi improves our understanding around the subject. Sponsors Audible.com CacheFly Panel John Epperson Matt Smith Luke Stutters Guest Takashi Kokubun Links https://github.com/mame/optcarrot medium.com/@k0kubun/jit-development-progress-at-ruby-2-7 Koichi Sasada Picks Luke Stutters: The World of Transc...

RR 469: Refactoring with James Dabbs

September 01, 2020 10:01 - 1 hour - 69.3 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, we talk to James Dabbs as we explore a number of subjects and topics around refactoring Sponsor CacheFly Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Matt Smith Luke Stutters Guest James Dabbs Links https://github.com/github/scientist Picks John Epperson: Refactoring Cheatseets James Dabbs: Learn You a Haskell for Great Good! A tour of Unison Luke Stutters: Meet Author R.A. Salvatore Dave Kimura:: Video Chat with WebRTC DEWALT 20V MAX XR Hammer Drill ...

RR 468: Diversity Matters: Diversifying Your Applicant Pool with Tricia Ball

August 18, 2020 10:00 - 74.4 MB

Tricia Ball talks to the Rogues about diversity in tech. We discuss the declining numbers of women in tech (and the rest of STEM) since the 1980s, reasons why women are leaving mid-career and how we can help reverse this trend. Tricia gives practical actions that can be taken to improve company culture, recruitment and retention of under-represented groups. Sponsors Scout APM | We'll donate $5 to the open source project of your choice when you deploy Scout Want to level up on DevOps? Che...

RR 467: Rails at Super Scale with Kyle d'Oliveira

August 11, 2020 10:00 - 56 minutes - 51.6 MB

Kyle d'Oliveira (Clio) shares his survival tips for dealing with tens of thousands of commits, massive migrations and the very limits of databases. We discuss the lessons learned from Rails megaprojects and how to use these tips in your own projects to reduce technical debt and tools to keep your monolith majestic when the code won't stop coming. Panel Dave Kimura Luke Stutters Matt Smith Guest Kyle d'Oliveira Sponsors Scout APM | We'll donate $5 to the open source project of your ch...

RR 466: Beating Impostor Syndrome with Dylan Andrews

August 04, 2020 10:00 - 58 minutes - 53.5 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues guest, Dylan Andrews (GoNoodle) shares his journey from pro-drummer to junior developer to successful senior software engineer. Dylan and the rogues talk about on-boarding junior developers and building up confidence. Panel Charles Max Wood John Epperson Matt Smith Luke Stutters Guest Dylan Andrews Sponsors Scout APM | We'll donate $5 to the open source project of your choice when you deploy Scout Rails Remote Conf 2020 Picks Dylan Andrews: Follow ...

RR 465: WebAuthn in Ruby with Gonzalo Rodriguez and Braulio Martinez

July 28, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 76.8 MB

As the world becomes more security conscious, we need to think about the ways we allow people to authenticate to our applications. WebAuthn is a standard that allows you to accept biometric, device based, and other types of authentication as a second or first factor. Gonzalo and Braulio have published a gem that allows you to add webauthn to your Ruby applications and have joined the Rogues to talk through the implications of using it in your applications. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimu...

RR 464: PWAs on Rails with John Beatty

July 21, 2020 10:00 - 50 minutes - 46.7 MB

  John Beatty joins the Rogues to talk about building Progressive Web Applications on Ruby on Rails. He walks the Rogues through the ins and outs of building a PWA and what it’s like adding the features you need to get a PWA set up on Rails. It turns out to be surprisingly straightforward and yet has a ton of potential. Panel John Epperson Matt Smith Charles Max Wood Guest John Beatty Sponsors Scout APM | We'll donate $5 to the open source project of your choice when you deploy Scou...

RR 463: Can We Fix What We Can't See? with James Thompson

July 14, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 55.6 MB

  Join the 30-DAY CHALLENGE: "You Don't Know JS Yet" In this episode of Ruby Rogues, James Thompson, a Software Architect at Mavenlink, delves into how to address errors in a service-based system and how to prioritize what errors to fix. He goes into how to recognize the errors when they are creeping in and so much more. Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Matt Smith Luke Stutters Guest James Thompson Sponsors Scout APM | We'll donate $5 to the open source project of your choice when ...

RR 462: Graphiti, REST, and GraphQL with Lee Richmond

June 30, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 63.4 MB

Lee Richmond is one of the primary developers behind the Graphiti library for Ruby. Lee describes Graphiti as the spiritual successor to ActiveResource. It provides a convenient way to provide an API that understands the object graph in your application without needing to resort to GraphQL. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Luke Stutters Matt Smith Guest Lee Richmond Sponsors Resolve Digital Rails Remote Conf 2020 Links Nested Forms from Scratch with StimulusJS | ...

RR 461: Rethinking the View Layer with Components with Joel Hawksley

June 09, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 55.7 MB

Joel Hawksley is an engineer at Github who works on some of their Rails architecture. He is one of the authors of the view_component gem. He walks the Rogues through the genesis of the project and the pros and cons of using a library like view_component and how it adds testability and easy management to Rails views. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura Luke Stutters Guest Joel Hawksley Sponsors Resolve Digital "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wo...

RR 460: How to Brainstorm with Introverts DeeDee Lavinder

May 19, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 64.3 MB

Dee Dee Lavinder talks with the Rogues about how we can create space for introverts to participate in discussions, thereby getting their input in situations where we otherwise would not. She provides some tips for extroverts to invite the input, Luke brings his patented sarcasm to the table, we discuss some pitfalls and Dee really brings some fantastic advice to the table for those trying to moderate discussions as well as for those of us having small discussions with our colleagues. Panel ...

RR 460: How to Brainstorm Introverts with DeeDee Lavinder

May 19, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 64.3 MB

Dee Dee Lavinder talks with the Rogues about how we can create space for introverts to participate in discussions, thereby getting their input in situations where we otherwise would not. She provides some tips for extroverts to invite the input, Luke brings his patented sarcasm to the table, we discuss some pitfalls and Dee really brings some fantastic advice to the table for those trying to moderate discussions as well as for those of us having small discussions with our colleagues. Panel ...

RR 459: Mutation Testing with Dave Aronson

May 12, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour - 62.5 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th - register now! Dave Aronson joins the Rogues to talk about Mutation Testing in Ruby. The conversation starts with a discussion of what mutation testing is. They discuss the benefits and approaches before diving into implementation details. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Luke Stutters Guest Dave Aronson Sponsors Springboard | $500 Scholarship Available for Candidates who Apply with Code "AISPRINGBOARD" "The MaxCoders ...

RR 458: Rules of OOP in Pictures with Ivan Nemytchenko

May 05, 2020 10:00 - 49 minutes - 45 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th - register now! Ivan Nemytchenko is a freelancer. He's a speaker and conference organizer. Ivan spoke at RailsConf about abstract Object Oriented programming ideas and how they can be expressed with pictures. The discussion goes into learning processes and how to create visual representations that help people understand Ruby, Rails, or other concepts. Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Luke Stutters Guest Ivan Nemytchenko Sponsors Springboa...

RR 457: Upgrading to Rails 6

April 28, 2020 10:00 - 37 minutes - 33.9 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th - register now! Dave has been upgrading some of his Rails apps. Chuck has gone through several upgrades in his past work and is working on some apps that need the upgrade. Listen to 2 veteran Rails developers talk through the issues of upgrade from different versions of Rails to the latest version. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura Sponsors Resolve Digital Springboard | $500 Scholarship Available for Candidates who Apply with Code "AISPRI...

RR 456: Ruby for Good :) with Sean Marcia

April 21, 2020 10:00 - 52 minutes - 48.1 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th - register now! Sean Marcia organizes Ruby For Good—an organization for building technology to solve the world's problems and an in person meetup held online this year. Sean talks about founding Ruby For Good and some of the projects it has been responsible for creating. Panel Charles Max Wood John Epperson Luke Stutters Guest Sean Marcia Sponsors Springboard | $500 Scholarship Available for Candidates who Apply with Code "DASPRINGBOARD"...

RR 455: What's Up, Rogues?

April 14, 2020 10:02 - 45 minutes - 42.1 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th - register now! This episode is a roundup discussion about what the podcast hosts have going on these days. John talks about going freelance working on Ruby, Rails, and React Native. John and Chuck riff on the pros and cons of React Native. Luke then jumps in and talks about a crash-and-burn he ran into with building reports. John sympathizes based on his past experiences. The rest of the show comprises the panel filling in with what they're wor...

RR 454: Music and Factory Bot with Daniel Colson

April 07, 2020 10:02 - 1 hour - 63.9 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 14th to 15th - register now! Daniel Colson, from Thoughtbot and maintainer of Factory Bot, joins Dave Kimura, Luke Sutters, Tom Rossi, and John Epperson and discuss the transition from a Music career to a development career. We also dive into Factory Bot and its use cases. Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Tim Rossi Luke Stutters Guest Daniel Colson Sponsors Resolve Digital ____________________________________________________________ "The MaxCoders ...

RR 453: Ruby Next: Get future Ruby changes now with Vladimir Dementyev

March 31, 2020 10:02 - 52 minutes - 48.1 MB

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 14th to 15th - register now!   We talk with Vladimir Dementyev about Ruby Next, its use cases and why you might want to get features from newer versions of Ruby in your current version Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Tom Rossi Guest Vladimir Dementyev ____________________________________________________________ "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wood is now available on Amazon. Get Your Copy Today! _____________...

RR 452: The History and Personalities of Ruby with Chris O’Sullivan

March 17, 2020 10:03 - 59 minutes - 55.1 MB

Chris O’Sullivan joins the Rogues to talk about the people who influenced Ruby and how it’s shaped the community and technology we have today. Panel Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Guest Chris O'Sullivan Sponsors Resolve Digital ____________________________________________________________ "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wood is now available on Amazon. Get Your Copy Today! _________________________________________________________...

RR 451: Pair Programming with Ian Norris

March 03, 2020 11:03 - 56 minutes - 52.3 MB

David Kimura and John Epperson talk with Ian Norris on his experiences with Pair Programming. We discuss misconceptions, when pair programming works and when it doesn’t, remote paring and different types of pair programming. Panel: Dave Kimura John Epperson Guest: Ian Norris Sponsors: Resolve Digital ____________________________________________________________ "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wood is now available on Amazon. Get Your Copy Toda...

RR 450: Writing Ruby for the Apple II with Colin Fulton

February 25, 2020 11:07 - 57 minutes - 52.6 MB

Colin Fulton has written a Ruby implementation in assembly for the Apple II. He's also got a fondness for the impossible and impractical applications of software. He walks through how he approached writing a somewhat limited version of Ruby for a old and limited machine. He also talks through other ways to explore the limits of Ruby and other programming languages. Panel: Charles Max Wood Dave Kimura John Epperson Guest: Colin Fulton Sponsors: Resolve Digital _______________________...

RR 449: Everything worth doing has already been done with Zachary Schroeder

February 18, 2020 11:00 - 1 hour - 60.1 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, Zachary and the panelists speak about doing small projects. They cover half-done projects, when is a project really “done” and staying focused. An unfinished project is not a failure and making a small project helps to make a complete project. Panel Dave Kimura John Epperson Guest Zachary Schroeder Sponsors Resolve Digital RedisGreen ________________________________________________________ "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by ...

RR 448: How To Avoid Catastrophes with Jon Druse

February 04, 2020 11:00 - 41 minutes - 38.4 MB

Jon Druse is a developer from Tennessee and has been using Rails for 15 years. He starts the show by sharing some of the background behind his RailsConf talk “How To Lose 50 Milion Records in 5 Minutes” and the various mistakes that were made that lead to such a dramatic loss. The loss of these records lead the company to refactor and rewrite the entire app in MongoDB. Jon talks about the decision to use Mongo. One of the main points of his talk was that their mistake was discovered because ...

MRS 102: Elia Schito

January 21, 2020 11:00 - 38 minutes - 38 MB

My Ruby Story this week welcomes Elia Schito, a senior developer for Nebulab. Elia has been working with Ruby for the past 12 years. Charles starts off by asking how Elia became a developer. Host: Charles Max Wood Joined By Special Guest: Elia Schito Sponsors Sentry use the code “devchat” for 2 months free on Sentry small plan React Native Radio CacheFly ______________________________________ "The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wood is now availab...

RR 447: All About Kafka and Oracle with Bob Quillin and Karthik Gaekwad

January 21, 2020 11:00 - 46 minutes - 43.2 MB

Bob Quillin and Karthik Gaekwad are on the Oracle developer relations team. Karthik has been on Ruby Rogues previously, and he explains how he went from the Kubernetes team to developer relations. They begin the show by explaining what Kafka is, the leading open-source event streaming platform that Oracle is compatible with. It allows cloud developers to build, publish, and subscribe models for streams of records in addition to many other functions. Systems that used to take a long time to m...

RR 446: Development Environments

January 14, 2020 11:00 - 58 minutes - 53.9 MB

Today the panel is talking about their development environments and preferences. Most of them run on Macs, but they talk about other operating systems. They discuss some of the pros and cons of using Apple products. While Apple has conveniences to help you restore data, many of them have had issues with cabling and the fact that Macs are not easily extendable. They agree that the speed at which a development environment gets up and running is less about the hardware and more about how the en...

RR 445: Location Services with Mithun Dhar

January 07, 2020 11:00 - 1 hour - 56.3 MB

Mithun leads development relations at HERE Technologies which specializes in building location services and location platforms. A lot of location is so seamlessly integrated we don’t even have to think about it, but it’s quite complex. He talks about how location services work, such as a ride-sharing app. He talks about some of the tools and data available from HERE Technologies for people who want to use location services. The panel discusses when to use services from companies like HERE an...

RR 444: Rails Against the Machine

December 31, 2019 11:00 - 47 minutes - 44 MB

Brittany Martin, Lead Web Developer at the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust joins the panel today to talk about her talk "Rails Against The Machine". She has given this talk at Southeast Ruby, Rubyconf MY and Ruby on Ice. Brittany Martin works for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust as the nonprofit’s Lead Web Developer, where she is part of the team that develops, supports and maintains the Trust’s ticketing and festival web applications. She is a certified AWS Developer and the host of the 5by5 Ruby o...

RR 443: Sharing Tips from the Trench with Sven Akerman Jr.

December 24, 2019 11:00 - 53 minutes - 49.4 MB

Sven Akerman Jr. is the chief architect at Outlook Insight. Today he and the panel are talking about the process behind development, specifically how Sven helped improve the software development process at his previous employer. When he started, they had a formal Scrum/Agile process for the first 5 years, but recognized gaps using key performance indicators like turnaround time. So the company implemented the single piece flow method, which ensures that all developers are focused on one thin...

RR 442:Ruby Rogues Live at GitLab Commit 2019

December 17, 2019 11:00 - 53 minutes - 49.8 MB

In this episode of Ruby Rogues, Charles Max Wood interviews speakers at GitLab Commit 2019. Eddie Zaneski from Digital Ocean talks about "Creating a CI/CD Pipeline with GitLab and Kubernetes in 20 minutes", Shamiq Islam from Coinbase talks about "Closing the SDLC Loop- Automating Security" and Jasmine James, from Delta Airlines, discusses " How Delta Became Cloud Native-Avoiding the Vendor Lock". Eddie, Shamiq, and Jasmine give the 5 min "elevator pitch" for the talks they gave at the confe...

RR 441: Solidus with Alessandro Desantis

December 10, 2019 11:00 - 31 minutes - 29.1 MB

Alessandro Desantis is the director of Nebulab and is currently working on Solidus. After talking a little bit about how Nebulab got started, he describes what Solidus is. Solidus is a free, open source eCommerce platform built in Ruby on Rails that gives you complete control over your store. Three things that set it apart from other eCommerce platforms are that it is governed by a single company and that the focus is on quality and backwards compatibility. One of their biggest goals is to m...

RR 440: Swagger and OpenAPI with Josh Ponelat

December 03, 2019 11:00 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Today the panel discusses the difference between Swagger and Open API with Josh Ponelat. Josh details the difference between the two. Swagger is a set of protocols around describing restful APIs. Swagger was taken over by a company called SmartBear, who donated the donated the specification to the Open Linux Foundation, and that became the Open API. Swagger is the tooling surrounding these specifications. Open API is a standardized way to describe a restful API in a YAML file. Once you’ve go...

RR 440: Swagger and OpenAPI with Josh Ponelat

December 03, 2019 11:00 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Today the panel discusses the difference between Swagger and Open API with Josh Ponelat. Josh details the difference between the two. Swagger is a set of protocols around describing restful APIs. Swagger was taken over by a company called SmartBear, who donated the donated the specification to the Open Linux Foundation, and that became the Open API. Swagger is the tooling surrounding these specifications. Open API is a standardized way to describe a restful API in a YAML file. Once you’ve go...

RR 440: Swagger and OpenAPI with Josh Ponelat

December 03, 2019 11:00 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Today the panel discusses the difference between Swagger and Open API with Josh Ponelat. Josh details the difference between the two. Swagger is a set of protocols around describing restful APIs. Swagger was taken over by a company called SmartBear, who donated the donated the specification to the Open Linux Foundation, and that became the Open API. Swagger is the tooling surrounding these specifications. Open API is a standardized way to describe a restful API in a YAML file. Once you’ve go...

RR 440: Swagger and OpenAPI with Josh Ponelat

December 03, 2019 11:00 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Today the panel discusses the difference between Swagger and Open API with Josh Ponelat. Josh details the difference between the two. Swagger is a set of protocols around describing restful APIs. Swagger was taken over by a company called SmartBear, who donated the donated the specification to the Open Linux Foundation, and that became the Open API. Swagger is the tooling surrounding these specifications. Open API is a standardized way to describe a restful API in a YAML file. Once you’ve go...

RR 439: Human Powered Rails: Automated Crowdsourcing In Your RoR App with Andrew Glass

November 26, 2019 11:00 - 44 minutes - 40.7 MB

Andrew Glass is a Brooklyn based Rubyist operating a small independent devshop called Bang Equals. He has held many ‘enrichment jobs’, including being a ball person at US Open for 5 years, traveling for judging Guinness World Record attempts, and will be a balloon holder in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year. Today the panel is discussing his about his 2018 RailsConf talk, Human Powered Rails: Automated Crowdsourcing In Your Ruby on Rails App. In his talk, he shows the audience how...

The MaxCoders Guide To Finding Your Dream Developer Job

November 20, 2019 20:03 - 14 minutes - 13.4 MB

"The MaxCoders Guide to Finding Your Dream Developer Job" by Charles Max Wood is available on Amazon. Get your copy here today only for $2.99!

RR 438: Deviating from the Rails Core

November 19, 2019 11:00 - 43 minutes - 39.7 MB

Today Charles and Dave are discussing deviating from the Rails core. Dave doesn’t care for JavaScript frameworks or microservices as he believes that they add too much complexity. These things may become necessary when your project gets massive, but otherwise we shouldn’t jump to these as a first option. If you don’t need the frontend powerhouse features, you may want to see how far you can get with Rails and a minimal frontend. React may not always be the solution that you need. They discus...

RR 437: Deploying Rails Onto Kubernetes with Khash Sajadi

November 12, 2019 11:00 - 55 minutes - 51.2 MB

Khash and Kasia work for Cloud 66, a company started in 2012 with a goal to make Rails deployment simple and infrastructure easy to understand for application developers. As the company has moved towards containerization, they have integrated with Kubernetes. Khash talks about what distinguishes Cloud 66 from other platform as a service companies and why the company was started. He begins by talking about the structure of Heroku, how they own the entire stack down to the server, and how they...

RR 436: Determining Pricing with Michael Herold

November 05, 2019 11:00 - 45 minutes - 41.5 MB

Michael Herold is married to an economist and is a staff engineer at Flywheel where he writes Ruby programs to support PHP programs. He gave a talk at RailsConf 2018 about how to price a product. The frame for the problem is whenever you have a business idea, you eventually have to decide how to price it, and the pricing area is ripe for inefficiency on both customer and business ends. In his talk, he gave a simple framework based on the field of market research that helps give you an idea o...

MRS 101: Taylor Jones

October 29, 2019 10:19 - 42 minutes - 40.9 MB

My Ruby Story this week welcomes Taylor Jones, Support Engineer at Heroku. Charles asks Taylor how he ended up at Heroku. Taylor shares his journey after majoring in Computer Science at Auburn University. Taylor had a lot of downtime in his first job so he started learning Rails online. Then after he graduated he was able to get more chances working full time with Ruby. He then started speaking at conferences such as RailsConf. Charles and Taylor talk about how working at a place you reall...

RR 435: Alternatives to Adding React with Graham Conzett

October 22, 2019 10:00 - 59 minutes - 54.7 MB

Graham Conzett has been a developer for 12 years. He has worked with Ruby and Rails for half of that, and currently works for a company that does large format touchscreens. Graham gave a talk at RailsConf 2018 called “Old School JavaScript and Rails” where he talks about the experience of JavaScript fatigue. The world of JavaScript changes very quickly, and sometimes it feels like there’s a new framework every week. Because there is no clear winner among these frameworks, many Rails develope...

MRS 100: The Origin and Impact of My Ruby Story

October 22, 2019 10:00 - 28 minutes - 26.5 MB

My Ruby Story celebrates its 100th episode. To commemorate the 100th episode host Charles Max Wood talks about how My Ruby Story podcast started and how it progressed. My Ruby Story started off as a spin-off of Ruby Rogues. Acting upon advice from a business coach he was working with at the time, Charles misunderstood her suggestion to double on Ruby Rogues and instead proceeded to create a podcast similar to Ruby Rogues. Over the years, the show proceeded to inspire many developers who are...

RR 434: Surviving Webpack with Ross Kaffenberger

October 15, 2019 10:00 - 1 hour - 76.9 MB

Ross Kaffenberger is a software engineer at Stitch Fix and has been developing web applications for the past 12 years, mostly in Ruby and JavaScript. Today he and the panel are discussing how to survive Webpack. When many folks first encounter Webpack, they feel confused, overwhelmed, and don’t know how to get it to do what you want it to. In the latest version they tried to introduce some more sane default settings, but it is still a major change in technology.  Ross talks about how his co...

Guests

Charles Max Wood
4 Episodes
Jason Swett
4 Episodes
Josh Ponelat
4 Episodes
Noah Gibbs
4 Episodes
Amir Rajan
3 Episodes
Dave Thomas
3 Episodes
Greg Baugues
3 Episodes
Justin Searls
3 Episodes
Kerri Miller
3 Episodes
Noel Rappin
3 Episodes
Sam Aaron
3 Episodes
Avdi Grimm
2 Episodes
Ben Orenstein
2 Episodes
Glenn Vanderburg
2 Episodes
James Shore
2 Episodes
Jerome Hardaway
2 Episodes
Julia Evans
2 Episodes
Martin Fowler
2 Episodes
Nadia Odunayo
2 Episodes
Pete Hodgson
2 Episodes
Radoslav Stankov
2 Episodes
Sam Joseph
2 Episodes
Steve Klabnik
2 Episodes
Adam Stacoviak
1 Episode
Andrew Glass
1 Episode
Andrew Mason
1 Episode
Bob Zeidman
1 Episode
Chad Fowler
1 Episode
Craig McKeachie
1 Episode
David A. Black
1 Episode
Eric Normand
1 Episode
Jerod Santo
1 Episode
John Sonmez
1 Episode
Julian Fahrer
1 Episode
Kent Beck
1 Episode
Lee Byron
1 Episode
Mani Vaya
1 Episode
Nate Berkopec
1 Episode
Richard Feldman
1 Episode
Sandi Metz
1 Episode
Saron Yitbarek
1 Episode
Sean Griffin
1 Episode
Trae Robrock
1 Episode
Zach Holman
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