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The Ruby Blend

17 EpisodesProduced by CodeFundWebsite

The Ruby Blend is a new Ruby focused podcast bringing you panel discussions, guest interviews, and much more to keep you up to date on what’s happening in the Ruby development community mixed with sprinkles from other developer communities.Part of the CodeFund Podcast Network

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Episode 17: Open sourcing a Ruby gem with Brittany Martin

June 26th, 2020

54:49

The Ruby Blend - Episode 17

Welcome to The Ruby Blend! On today's episode, we have special guest,
Brittany Martin, who is Lead Web Developer for the …

Episode 16: Playbook Thirty-nine with Nick Haskins

June 19th, 2020

45:05

Welcome to The Ruby Blend! On today’s episode, we have special guest, Nick Haskins, who works as a full-time solo Dev for CG Cookie and a year later …

Episode 15: Rails Testing Tools and Best Practices with Jason Swett

June 4th, 2020

1:01:54

Hello and welcome to The Ruby Blend! Today's episode is all about testing! We have special guest, Jason Swett, who is the host of, "Rails with Jason Podcast" and author of, "Rails Testing For Beginners." If you've had …

Episode 14: Projects, Projects, Projects!!

May 28th, 2020

52:19

Hello and welcome to The Ruby Blend! In this episode, the guys talk about new and exciting things they've been working on. Nate starts out by talking about how he paired up with Jason Charnes of Podia and Remote Ruby, …

Episode 13: Wait, you want to lint commit messages?!?

May 21st, 2020

55:24
Panelists
  • Andrew Mason
  • Nate Hopkins
  • Ron Cooke
Guests

None this week.

Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:02:15] Ron talks about the importance of …

Episode 12: The State of the Rails Community with Julian Rubisch

May 14th, 2020

38:02
Panelists
  • Andrew Mason
  • Nate Hopkins
Guests
  • Julian Rubisch
Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:00:38] Julian tells us all about himself and his …

Episode 11: Open Source Funding and CodeFund with Eric Berry

May 7th, 2020

51:29
Panelists
  • Andrew Mason
  • Nate Hopkins
Guests
  • Eric Berry
Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:01:12] Eric tells us the story of how he found the …

Episode 10: Parentheses and typosquatting

April 30th, 2020

1:00:52
Panelists
  • Andrew Mason
  • Nate Hopkins
  • Ron Cooke
Guests
  • None
Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:00:41] Andrew announces that Ruby 2.4 is no longer …

Episode 9: ViewComponent at GitHub with Joel Hawksley

April 16th, 2020

55:55
Panelists
  • Andrew Mason
Guest Panelists
  • Chris Oliver
Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:02:13] Joel starts off by saying it's an exciting time …

Episode 8: Tests and Webpacker

April 9th, 2020

54:45
Panelists
  • Ron Cooke
  • Nate Hopkins
  • Andrew Mason
Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:03:13] GitHub sponsors starts the talk on this episode, and how a

Episode 7: Static Sites and Testing

April 3rd, 2020

53:35
Summary

Nate, Ron, and Andrew stay quarantined along with the rest of the nation. Ron is
happy he has snacks, so he's good! In this episode, the guys talk about
Gatsby, Frontend JavaScript, Static Site Generation, and …

Episode 6: Working from Home

March 26th, 2020

51:15
Panelists

Andrew Mason
Nate Hopkins
Ron Cooke

Guest

None this week

Sponsor

Linode

Show Notes

[00:02:25] Nate asks Ron if his new company is using Rails like his
last job. Ron explains how things like deploys are …

Episode 5: Joined by Chris Oliver

March 19th, 2020

58:52
Panelists

Andrew Mason
Nate Hopkins

Guest

Chris Oliver

Show Notes

[00:01:37] Chris talks about how he discovered Ruby and began
developing with it. It started with him wanting to build websites.

[00:05:05] Active …

Episode 4: Components, HAML vs ERB, and Design Systems

March 12th, 2020

53:49
Panelists

Ron Cooke
Andrew Mason

Guest

None this week

Show Notes

[00:00:42] The guys discuss what they know about view component which
is a component type library that GitHub was working on which was
upstreamed …

Episode 3: HEY, Productivity, Turbolinks, and Meetings

March 5th, 2020

54:28


Sponsored By:


Panelists

Ron Cooke
Nate Hopkins
Andrew Mason

Guest

None this week

Show Notes

[01:32:15] Nate brings up Basecamp 3 and the new Hey! Menu, an email client competitor. Nate REALLY hopes it can …

Episode 2: Editors, Pairing, RailsConf, and RPC

February 27th, 2020

50:16


Sponsored By:


Panelists

Ron Cooke
Nate Hopkins
Andrew Mason

Guest

None this week

Show Notes

[00:46:14] In this episode, Ron talks about “blending” with Python as he updates services to Python 3. Also, he talks …

Episode 1: Hello, World!

January 13th, 2020

1:01:44


Sponsored By:


Panelists

Ron Cooke
Nate Hopkins
Andrew Mason

Guest

None this week

Show Notes

[00:00:00] In this episode, we’ll be digging deeper into the Ruby trends, how the Ruby conference went down, and how …

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