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Testing Stripe’s Ruby Monorepo at Scale with Nelson Elhage

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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.

Active Merchant

A simple payment abstraction library extracted from Shopify.
Featured Gem // Category E-Commerce and Payments


[Security] Rails 6 adds Purpose Metadata to Cookies

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Statesman v4.1.4

A new version of Statesman has been released
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A common Ruby web server interface. By itself, it's just a specification and utility library, but all Ruby web servers implement this interface.
Featured Gem // Category Web Servers

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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.

rabl v0.9.3

A new version of rabl has been released
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Classier solution for file uploads for Rails, Sinatra and other Ruby web frameworks.
Featured Gem // Category File Upload

Non-Blocking IO explained

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Devise vs Sorcery

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  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.
  • Sorcery - Magical Authentication for Rails 3 and 4.


A library for setting up Ruby objects as test data.
Featured Gem // Category Fake Data

html2rss v0.8.1

A new version of html2rss has been released
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A code profiler for MRI rubies.
Featured Gem // Category Profiler

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.

Unexpected benefits of storing commands

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Yt v0.32.5

A new version of Yt has been released
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A framework for progressive system automation
Featured Gem // Category Automation

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.

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.

Why does My Memory Usage Grow Asymptotically Over Time?

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Cross domain session sharing in Rails - Part 2

This is part 2 of the blog series about sharing authentication session between multiple Rails apps.
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World's most used penetration testing software.
Featured Gem // Category Security

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Rails 6.0.1 released

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How Ruby REALLY uses Memory: On the Web and Beyond

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Rollout v2.4.4

A new version of Rollout has been released
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Sneakers vs Sidekiq

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  • Sneakers - A fast background processing framework for Ruby and RabbitMQ.
  • 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.