Category Archives: ruby

Momentum on Rails

It happened.  I don’t know when it happened.  It could have been yesterday, it could have been last week, but I can finally say I’ve caught momentum learning rails. When digging into a new skill outside of work, it’s hard. … Continue reading

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Deceptive Ruby Learning

Like I said in my previous post, I decided to jump at whatever chance I can get to work with ruby in my day job.  And sure enough, this week I was tasked to update some ruby code for an … Continue reading

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Stomping Around in Ruby Land

Since my last post, I’ve been working primarily with ruby on rails like I said I would.  I have to admit working with ruby on rails has made me excited about web development again. I especially like the book I … Continue reading

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Ruby On Rails

At work, I mostly work on java related projects, but occasionally I get thrown some ruby on rails work.  I’ve always seen myself as a java coder with some ruby experience. Just recently, Dave Hover, author of my favorite book … Continue reading

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Ruby Learning with Java Habits

After reading Noel Rappin’s post on the smallest things that annoy ruby job interviewers, I realized I’ve committed some of these no-no’s.  Digging deeper,  I think it’s because, as of yet, I’m not fully comfortable with ruby’s idioms.  I am … Continue reading

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