User group for Viennese rubyists

organizing meetups for Ruby and Rails developers in and around Vienna, Austria.

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

07/20 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-eigth edition:

Markus:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

07/13 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-seventh edition:

Ramón:
  • Macmoji - Slack-style emojis for Mac using auto-expand!
Markus:
Max:
  • Make Small Things - Awesome episode of the Bikeshed podcast, with Sandi Metz on everything from object oriented design, over approaches to naming things, up to pre-conferences shakes - live from Rails Conf.
  • Principles and mottos: misunderstood and applied - Decompressing Rails' principles and conventions to check if we understand and apply them in a healthy way.
  • Ecto 2 and Phoenix Presence - José Valim and Chris McCord on the Changelog, sharing interesting insights on the way and future of Phoenix, applying some cutting edge computer science in the wild.

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/29 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-sixth edition:

Markus:
Max:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/29 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-fifth edition:

Laura:
Markus:
Max:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/22 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-fourth edition:

Markus:
Max:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/15 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-third edition:

Laura:
Markus:
Max:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/08 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-second edition:

Laura:
Ramón:
  • XVim - Vim keys for your Xcode!
  • Toggl - (Suggested by Max!) Finally a time tracker that works for me!
Markus:
Max:

Dražen:

-Linux Journey - A beautifully designed site for learning Linux concepts like process management, permissions etc.

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

06/01 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixty-first edition:

Laura:
  • Rails Has Won: The Elephant in the Room - Highlighting why Rails was a success and still looking at the issue critically, Fabio Akita wrote an article that couples nicely with Piotr Solnica’s post shared last week
  • Pushing RubyGems.org forward - For all of us who use Ruby Gems on a (probably) daily basis, Nick Quaranto wrote a post about the current state of RubyGems.org and helping it go forward by contributing to the project, giving feedback on policies, and more.
Markus:
  • Learn Lua in 15 Minutes - Lua is a lovely dynamic language that, due to its size, is a favorite for embedding, while still offering a lot of performance. And now you can also learn it in 15 minutes!
  • Updating a classic - Charles Stross updated the OSA’s “Simple Sabotage Field Manual” from WW2 to modern times, so you can sabotage a rival tech start-up. “It’s often hard to know where incompetence ends and malice begins”
  • How to get anything done? - 4 tips - Robert Pankowecki with 4 very practical tips to get shit done.
Max:
Pilar:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

05/25 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-sixtieth edition:

Laura:
  • Diversity and Inclusion at GitHub - For the very first time, GitHub have published their diversity data.
  • Help Avdi Grimm - If you’ve ever watched the free RubyTapas episodes, and can afford to pay for a subscription — now is the time to do so.
Markus:
Max:

Picks / What the vienna.rb Team Thinks Is Worth Sharing This Week

05/18 Picks!

In a series on this website we’ll entertain YOU with our picks - or: what we think is worth sharing - every week. Books, articles, gems, fun stuff… you’re in for an eclectic mix! So, here’s for the one-hundred-fifty-ninth edition:

Laura:
Ramón:
Markus:
Max: