152 RR The New York Times and Ruby with Jacqui Maher

by Charles Max Wood on April 16, 2014

Panel

Discussion

01:40 – Jacqui Maher Introduction

02:05 – Working at the New York Times

04:38 – Innovation: Ruby

  • The Interactive News Desk

06:03 – Covering the Olympics

22:00 – Data

40:01 – Merging Journalism & Technology

See Also

JavaScript Jabber Episode #93: The New York Times and JavaScript with Eitan Konigsburg, Alastair Coote and Reed Emmons

Picks

Book Club

Object Design: Roles, Responsibilities, and Collaborations by Rebecca Wirfs-Brock and Alan McKean

Next Week

From the Forum (Parley)

Transcript

CHUCK:  If someone tells you to get with the Times, does that mean that they’re hiring?

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151 RR The Jim Weirich Tribute Episode

by Charles Max Wood on April 9, 2014

Panel

Discussion

00:11 – Intro Music: Jim’s WhyDay Tribute – Has Anybody Seen My Code?

02:16 – Jim Weirich’s Intro Bio

04:57 – Memories of Jim

11:15 – Libraries and Code Examples

25:56 – Style

33:20 – Talks and Videos

42:00 – Hobbies and Games

48:05 – Naming Config Files

51:51 – Jim’s Overall Personality

58:14 – Outtro Music: Ruby Coding High

Book Club

Object Design: Roles, Responsibilities, and Collaborations by Rebecca Wirfs-Brock and Alan McKean

Next Week

Ruby at the Times with Jacqui Maher

Transcript

JAMES:  I tell you what, I’ve spent the last couple of days reading Jim Weirich code and oh my gosh. What a great way to spend time.

JOSH:  Jealous?

JAMES:  It’s awesome, really.

[Jim Weirich’s WhyDay Tribute: Has Anybody Seen My Code:

Nice and small, works for all. Ruby is my all in all. Has anybody seen my code?

Clean syntax, runs on Macs. Ruby has what others lack. Has anybody seen my code?

Now when I worked in Java, I worked hard every day. EJBs, Entities, Spring DI got in my way.

But now I know that for sure, Ruby is my Java cure. Has anybody seen my code?

Now I know that for sure, Ruby is my Java cure. Has anybody seen my, anybody seen my, anybody seen my code?]

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150 RR The Debugging Mindset with Danielle Sucher

April 2, 2014

Panel Danielle Sucher (twitter github blog) Josh Susser (twitter github blog) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) David Brady (twitter github blog ADDcasts) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 02:13 – Danielle Sucher Introduction case commons 02:35 – Debugging: The Science of […]

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149 RR Ruby in Government with Sarah Allen

March 26, 2014

Panel Sarah Allen (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) Josh Susser (twitter github blog) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Discussion 01:44 – Ruby Best Practice Patterns Project is Cancelled 02:47 – Sarah Allen Introduction Bridge Foundry RailsBridge Presidential Innovation Fellows 04:16 – Sarah Allen: Why no ruby in gov? (Slideshare) 08:25 […]

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148 RR Cloud Confusions with Amy Palamountain

March 19, 2014

Panel Amy Palamountain (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) David Brady (twitter github blog ADDcasts) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 02:02 – Amy Palamountain Introduction GreenButton GitHub 03:13 – Amy Palamountain: Ten Traumas in Ten Minutes 04:46 – […]

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147 RR APIs That Don’t Suck with Michele Titolo

March 12, 2014

Panel Michele Titolo (twitter blog) David Brady (twitter github blog ADDcasts) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 01:20 – Michele Titolo CocoaPods CTO of Women Who Code 01:48 – CocoaPods NSBrief – #107: Michele Titolo 02:50 – Working With APIs Michele Titolo: […]

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146 RR Book Club – Ruby Under a Microscope with Pat Shaughnessy

March 5, 2014

Panel Pat Shaughnessy (twitter github blog) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Josh Susser (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) Aaron Patterson (twitter github blog) Discussion 01:53 – Pat Shaughnessy Introduction 02:19 – Ruby Under a Microscope by Pat Shaughnessy 05:03 – How to Learn Code Experiments 11:14 – How Ruby is […]

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145 RR Data Analytics with Heather Rivers

February 26, 2014

Panel Heather Rivers (twitter github blog) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Josh Susser (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 00:00 – RIP Jim Weirich 03:30 – Heather Rivers Introduction MODE Analytics 05:40 – Data Analytics The Lean Startup: […]

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144 RR Passion

February 19, 2014

Panel Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Josh Susser (twitter github blog) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 01:39 – Passion Avdi Grimm: The Moderately Enthusiastic Programmer Avdi Grimm: The Passion Gospel David Brady: Loyalty and Layoffs Ruby Rogues Episode #125: Loyalty […]

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143 RR Passenger Enterprise with Tinco Andringa and Hongli Lai

February 12, 2014

Panel Hongli Lai (twitter github blog) Tinco Andringa (github) James Edward Gray (twitter github blog) Avdi Grimm (twitter github blog book) Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Ramp Up) Discussion 01:35 – Hongli Lai and Tinco Andringa Introductions Phusion 02:29 – Phusion Passenger 04:29 – Rack 05:04 – Node.js, MeteorJS, Python […]

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