Posts Tagged "TDD"

Book Review: Flex on Rails by Tony & Daniel

Book Name: Flex on Rails: Building Rich Internet Applications with Adobe Flex 3 and Rails 2 (Developer’s Library) Authors: By Tony Hillerson, Daniel Wanja Link: Amazon link Table of contents: See Sample Content Published on: 2009 If you know Rails

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Rails vs Other Platforms

I came across an interesting discussion happening in Linked In RoR group with the topic RoR compared with other development platforms.. Lets see how this topic got started, the community opinion and finally my opinion.

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Dunnitt on Rails on Agile – Part -I

We have recently launched the pre-beta version of Dunnitt (http://www.dunnitt.com). Like how Twitter is for micro-blogging, Dunnitt is for micro-collaboration. You can check the screenshots of Dunnitt at http://www.dunnitt.com/one_minute_manual Thought I would share here some of the simple things we

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Integration Testing with Webrat, RSpec (and Authlogic)

Recently I tried to write the integration tests for a Rails app which uses Authlogic for authentication. We decided to use RSpec for unit and functional testing, and Webrat + RSpec combo for integration testing. That means Webrat with Rspec

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Ruby Way of Showing Interest

Recently we saw an advertisement for a Rails Developer contract job in one famous Rails website. The potential client posted a small puzzle in Ruby and asked the potential candidates to solve and apply for it. We thought we would

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Architects and Agile Projects

I just finished watching the video “Agilists and Architects — Allies not Adversaries” that was presented by Martin Fowler and Rebecca Parsons during the QCon 2008 San Francisco conference and was published by InfoQ recently. It was a very interesting

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Useful Rails Gems And Plugins

Here is a quick listing on some of the useful Rails gems and plugin that I use in our projects everyday.

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Advanced Rails Recipes: Book Review

If you are looking for handy plugins, gems in rails and some advanced recipes which make your work 10 times easier ,I suggest this book Advanced Rails Recipes. This book is a collection of practical recipes for spicing up your

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Agile Can Save You and Your Company

Clarke Ching has written a book “Rocks Into Gold Pocket Book“. This book is about a programmer who saves his job, his colleagues’ jobs, and perhaps even his company by using just one agile principle. His project was about to

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Test Your Build, Otherwise Get Rotten By Hitler

One funny video going around in Internet (Youtube) with the title “The downfall of Agile Hitler”. If you haven’t watched it yet, do check it out now.

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