Rails Is from Mars, Ruby Is from Venus

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Rails Is from Mars, Ruby Is from Venus
Rails Has Opinions and Ruby Likes To Talk
Ruby Loves You But Sometimes You Drive Her Crazy
Ruby Likes It When You Do Things Her Way
Rails Performance Enhancement (or, Don’t Be Premature)

Rein Henrichs


Rein fell in love with Ruby at first sight, captivated by the beauty and elegance of the language, the simplicity of its design, and the communicativeness of its syntax. He currently works at Hashrocket, sharing his love of Ruby and crafting amazing websites with a gaggle of awesome teammates for a flock of wonderful clients. He also loves guitar, piano and kittens.

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Todd Sedano
05/05/2009 5:20am PDT

Good pacing through the material and I’m motivated to learn more Ruby, however, I was hoping to learn a few more tricks than the ones presented. More clarifying explanation about |= and ||= would have been helpful. If you weren’t in the session, quickly skim the slides.

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