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Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 157

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  • RailsConf 2019 Videos
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Framework used to simplify Apache Kafka based Ruby applications development.
Featured Gem // Category Queue

debase vs Byebug

Popular comparison
  • debase - A fast implementation of the standard debugger debug.rb for Ruby 2.0.0
  • Byebug - A simple to use, feature rich debugger for Ruby 2.



Mutant is a mutation testing tool for Ruby.
Featured Gem // Category Extra

Mustache vs Liquid

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

A Modular RuboCop

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Serverless Ruby on AWS Lambda with the Jets framework

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Testing command line applications with cucumber and rspec.
Featured Gem // Category Formatters

sidekiq-scheduler vs Sidekiq-Cron

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  • sidekiq-scheduler - Lightweight job scheduler extension for Sidekiq
  • Sidekiq-Cron - Scheduler / Cron for Sidekiq jobs

RailsConf 2019 Videos

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A routing tree web framework.
Featured Gem // Category Web Frameworks

6 Misconceptions about TDD – Part 1. TDD Brings Little Business Value and Isn’t Worth it

TDD – a waste of time & money or just the opposite?
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Provides daylight savings aware transformations between times in different timezones.
Featured Gem // Category Date and Time Processing


A simple but powerful CMS based on Liquid templates and Mongodb database.
Featured Gem // Category CMS

Facebook Messenger Bot w/Webhooks using Ruby on Rails

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The simplest way to group temporal data in ActiveRecord, arrays and hashes.
Featured Gem // Category Date and Time Processing

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Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 156

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  • Opal 1.0
  • State of Sorbet: A Type Checker for Ruby
  • RubyKaigi 2019: A speaker’s report
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Rack middleware to help measure production code coverage.
Featured Gem // Category Code Analysis and Metrics

Scraping Recipes with Nokogiri

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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.

pg_search vs Elasticsearch Rails

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  • pg_search - Builds ActiveRecord named scopes that take advantage of PostgreSQL's full text search.
  • Elasticsearch Rails - Elasticsearch integrations for ActiveModel/Record and Ruby on Rails

Figaro vs dotenv

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


RDoc produces HTML and command-line documentation for Ruby projects.
Featured Gem // Category Documentation

RESTClient vs httparty

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  • RESTClient - Simple HTTP and REST client for Ruby, inspired by microframework syntax for specifying actions.
  • httparty - Makes http fun again!


Data validation library based on predicate logic and rule composition
Featured Gem // Category Validation

Puma vs Thin

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  • Puma - A modern, concurrent web server for Ruby.
  • Thin - Tiny, fast & funny HTTP server.

RubyKaigi 2019: A speaker’s report

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