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A solid foundation to track visits and events in Ruby, JavaScript, and native apps.
Featured Gem // Category Analytics

RMagick vs MiniMagick

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  • RMagick - RMagick is an interface between Ruby and ImageMagick.
  • MiniMagick - A ruby wrapper for ImageMagick or GraphicsMagick command line.

Shrine 3.0 Released

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DatabaseConsistency v0.7.5

A new version of DatabaseConsistency has been released
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Benchmarking your code, made simple.
Gem Added by Schwad into category Performance Monitoring



Log outgoing HTTP requests.
Featured Gem // Category Logging

Rails 6 adds support for multi environment credentials

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Rack::Attack v6.2.0

A new version of Rack::Attack has been released
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time tools (cron, parsing, durations, ...)
Featured Gem // Category Date and Time Processing

Sucker Punch vs Sidekiq

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  • Sucker Punch - A single process background processing library using Celluloid. Aimed to be Sidekiq's little brother.
  • Sidekiq - A full-featured background processing framework for Ruby. It aims to be simple to integrate with any modern Rails application and much higher performance than other existing solutions.

HighLine v2.0.3

A new version of HighLine has been released
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TAP Report Parser
Gem Added by avmnu-sng into category Testing


Provides Test::Unit- and RSpec-compatible one-liners that test common Rails functionality. These tests would otherwise be much longer, more complex, and error-prone.
Featured Gem // Category Formatters

Foreman v0.86.0

A new version of Foreman has been released
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Open source business intelligence
Featured Gem // Category Database Tools

Figaro vs dotenv

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  • Figaro - Simple, Heroku-friendly Rails app configuration using ENV and a single YAML file.
  • dotenv - Loads environment variables from .env.

Byebug vs Pry Byebug

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  • Byebug - A simple to use, feature rich debugger for Ruby 2.
  • Pry Byebug - Pry navigation commands via byebug.

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  • Ruby 2.7 deprecates automatic conversion from a hash to keyword arguments
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  • Ruby gtk3 GUI applications ARE cross-platform
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Algorithms behind RuboCop complexity metrics

I published a series on, explaining the algorithms behind RuboCop complexity metrics. The third part reveals the mathematical connections between different metrics. The series will help you with configuring cyclomatic complexity, perceived complexity, and, ABC size values for RuboCop analysis, which are not completely random.
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Pundit vs CanCanCan

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  • Pundit - Minimal authorization through OO design and pure Ruby classes.
  • CanCanCan - Continuation of CanCan, an authorization Gem for Ruby on Rails.

Rails Event Store

A Ruby implementation of an Event Store based on Active Record
Featured Gem // Category Abstraction

RESTClient vs Faraday

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  • RESTClient - Simple HTTP and REST client for Ruby, inspired by microframework syntax for specifying actions.
  • Faraday - an HTTP client lib that provides a common interface over many adapters (such as Net::HTTP) and embraces the concept of Rack middleware when processing the request/response cycle.

Ruby gtk3 GUI applications ARE cross-platform

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Pathway v0.10.0

A new version of Pathway has been released
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Typed struct and value objects
Featured Gem // Category Value Objects

dry-types v1.2.0

A new version of dry-types has been released
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Last 30 Days


RMagick is an interface between Ruby and ImageMagick.
Featured Gem // Category Image Processing


Gem yandex_xml. Get data from Yandex.XML service by XML
Gem Added by krdprog into category SEO

Geokit vs Geocoder

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  • Geokit - Geokit gem provides geocoding and distance/heading calculations.
  • Geocoder - A complete geocoding solution for Ruby. With Rails it adds geocoding (by street or IP address), reverse geocoding (find street address based on given coordinates), and distance queries.

Audited vs PaperTrail

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  • Audited - Audited is an ORM extension for ActiveRecord & MongoMapper that logs all changes to your models.
  • PaperTrail - Track changes to your ActiveRecord models' data for auditing or versioning.