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A terminal spinner for tasks that have non-deterministic time frame.
Featured Gem // Category CLI Utilities

Roda vs Hanami

Popular comparison
  • Roda - A routing tree web framework.
  • Hanami - It aims to bring back Object Oriented Programming to web development, leveraging on a stable API, a minimal DSL, and plain objects.

Why we choose Ruby for our projects

History of Ruby

Ruby, the creation of independent programmer, Yukihiro Matsumoto, began life over 20 years ago. In 2003, Chicago-based 37Signals launched the popular project management system, Basecamp. 37Signals had developed Basecamp in Ruby, and in 2005, they made the web application framework they’d developed — Rails — public.
Article Added by: evtauri //

Sandi Metz, Author of POODR - Rails with Jason Podcast

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Concurrent Ruby v1.1.6.pre1

A new version of Concurrent Ruby has been released
New Version


Beautifies the ls command, with color and font-awesome icons.
Featured Gem // Category CLI Utilities


How to Perform Concurrent HTTP Requests in Ruby and Rails

Ruby MRI does not support parallel CPU bound operations due to the dependency on non-thread safe C extensions. Despite that Input/Output operations like HTTP requests, are still a perfectly valid use case for spinning up multiple threads. Read on to learn what tools are available for requests parallelism in Ruby with all their cons and pros.
Article Added by: pawurb //

Kubernetes-native development: sync files with Ksync

Playing around to make a full-featured Ruby development environment on top of Kubernetes and sync files back and forth within Kubernetes and local machine
Article Added by: dsalahutdinov //

Trestle v0.9.2

A new version of Trestle has been released
New Version


Cloud Foundry BOSH is an open source tool chain for release engineering, deployment and lifecycle management of large scale distributed services.
Featured Gem // Category DevOps Tools

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Mustache vs Liquid

Popular comparison
  • Mustache - Logic-less Ruby templates.
  • Liquid - Safe, customer facing template language for flexible web apps.

ActsAsParanoid v0.6.3

A new version of ActsAsParanoid has been released
New Version


Ruby Internationalization and localization solution.
Featured Gem // Category Internationalization

Why the Sorbet typechecker is fast

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Searchkick vs chewy

Popular comparison
  • Searchkick - Searchkick learns what your users are looking for. As more people search, it gets smarter and the results get better. It’s friendly for developers
  • chewy - High-level Elasticsearch Ruby framework based on the official elasticsearch-ruby client.

Redcarpet vs kramdown

Popular comparison
  • Redcarpet - A fast, safe and extensible Markdown to (X)HTML parser.
  • kramdown - Kramdown is yet-another-markdown-parser but fast, pure Ruby, using a strict syntax definition and supporting several common extensions.

Ruby conferences to attend in 2020

Do you still think Ruby is dying? Meanwhile, Rubyists get the sold-out at more than 20 conferences around the world.
[Here is the list of conference for 2020](
Article Added by: dsalahutdinov //

ruby-prof v1.2.0

A new version of ruby-prof has been released
New Version


minitest provides a complete suite of testing facilities supporting TDD, BDD, mocking, and benchmarking.
Featured Gem // Category Frameworks

will_paginate vs Kaminari

Popular comparison
  • will_paginate - A pagination library that integrates with Ruby on Rails, Sinatra, Merb, DataMapper and Sequel.
  • Kaminari - A Scope & Engine based, clean, powerful, customizable and sophisticated paginator for modern web app frameworks and ORMs.

Spreadsheet v1.2.6

A new version of Spreadsheet has been released
New Version

Database Cleaner

Database Cleaner is a set of strategies for cleaning your database in Ruby.
Featured Gem // Category Database Tools

Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 192

Top Stories
  • Yukihiro Matsumoto: "Ruby is designed for humans, not machines"
  • Only 15% of the Basecamp operations budget is spent on Ruby
  • Ruby is #1 in NY 🎉
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Roll Your Own Ruby Framework

Every developer toys with the idea of building an MVC (model-view-controller) framework. However, it’s usually written off as reinventing the wheel when applied to real-world projects. On the other hand, given the quality of libraries in the Ruby ecosystem today and the way Rails apps tend to age, building your own application-specific framework might be a perfectly acceptable solution.
Tutorial Added by: ianks //

Faraday vs httparty

Popular comparison
  • 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.
  • httparty - Makes http fun again!

16 New ML Gems for Ruby

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Automating Database Migrations on Heroku

Learn how to configure Heroku to automatically run database migrations when you deploy a Rails app
Article Added by: scottbartell //