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Re: [NYC-rb] Very curious text rendering occurrence - on Ubuntu, works in Chrome and Firefox. On 08/28/ Josh A. Aug 28, 2015 9:57 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Very curious text rendering occurrence - A few side-band suggestions look to be leading toward a solution. It looks like fiddling with the font-family or text-align properties, and following-on looking to the computed width of the element, should Andy B. Aug 28, 2015 12:13 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Very curious text rendering occurrence - From this Windows machine at work: - Broken in Chrome - Works in Firefox - Works in IE. Guessing this is a Chrome rendering issue. Aldric G. Aug 28, 2015 12:09 PM
Very curious text rendering occurrence - Maybe not the perfect place for this post, but I figure there's likely other curious-types around here. I visited a page earlier today and came across some oddly garbled text in a heading while the Andy B. Aug 28, 2015 11:11 AM
[JOB] Stride is hiring Senior Ruby on Rails Engineers! - Hello! Stride is an Agile Development Consultancy (about 30 people right now, 26 engineers) - we're hiring for Senior Ruby on Rails Engineers! We're about 1 year new so you'll be a big part of forming our compan Lucille L. Aug 27, 2015 6:11 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Correct link - This is dope... -- Sent from my Android phone with mail.com Saint. C. Aug 27, 2015 1:26 PM
Correct link - Hey Guys! The correct link to my app is namethattube.com .  Sorry! Michael J. Stokes Michael S. Aug 27, 2015 12:57 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Hello Group - Try it without the www on it. namethattube.herokuapp.com Someone hire Michael! That is a nice little app. Gray H. Aug 27, 2015 12:12 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Hello Group - Michael, Welcome to the group.  My name is Tameek and I too an an aspiring Ruby Developer.  Currently I work in DevOps for a cloud web hosting company in NYC.  Please check the URL you posted.  I'm getting " Tameek H. Aug 27, 2015 11:57 AM
Hello Group - Hey Guys,  I'm Michael J. Stokes and I just joined this group. I am an inspired Ruby Developer who graduated from General Assembly Web Development Immersive program from last Spring.  I am based in North Michael S. Aug 27, 2015 1:06 AM
[Job] Full stack developer freelance or full-time - Hey all, I head up the product team at SYPartners ( www.sypartners Daniel P. Aug 24, 2015 5:06 PM
Full Stack Developer/Tutor Looking for Contract Work - Hi all, I'm a full stack developer with 5+ years of experience, most of it on Rails projects. I've worked with startups, big companies and non-profit arts organizations. My last project was for the data storage c Andrew R. Aug 17, 2015 2:59 PM
Looking for one more talk for September 8 - Hello folks! I'm looking for one more talk for our September meetup of NYC.rb. As usual, talks are roughly 30 minutes with time for questions and answers after.  Nate B. Aug 3, 2015 10:36 AM
[Job] Full Stack Dev @ ListenLoop - Hi all, Sandeep A. Jul 30, 2015 1:00 PM
[JOB] Backend Developer for New Project @ Betaworks - Hi all! We're working on two new projects (one big, one small) at betaworks and looking for a good backend developer. Super cool, very flexible, and you get to work in same studio a Greg L. Jul 28, 2015 5:54 PM
Class: How To Land Your First Job As A Software Engineer - Hey Everyone,  I'm teaching  Robert J. Jul 28, 2015 7:39 AM
Two nights of Ruby Tech Talks This Week - Hey All, This Monday night, July 27th, Stackup Talks will feature  Homer  (delivery logistics), BarkBox (woof), and PolicyGenius (insurance shopping) in 15 m Charlie O. Jul 25, 2015 9:46 PM
[JOB] Ruby/Rails Developer at TuneCore - Hey all. I head up the technology team at TuneCore, Inc. We're one of the largest distributors of independent digital music in the world. We're largely Ruby and Rails. This team builds and maintains everything from the front-end website (http://ww Troy D. Jul 15, 2015 3:06 PM
Code Climate is hiring engineers in NYC - Hey everyone, Good seeing folks at the meetup tonight. Just a quick note for those who weren't there, and some more info for those who were... The company I founded, Code Climate, is hiring engineers in NYC. W Bryan H. Jul 14, 2015 9:14 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Nicole makes a very good point, there is a lot of talk about the importance of diversity in tech and at the same time the general consensus on the "right" method of getting a job is connections. How exactly are underrep Alexey Z. Jul 5, 2015 6:49 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - To Chris Kim, Nicole F. Jul 5, 2015 5:24 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - I recently graduated from General Assembly for Web developement. And I can see what you're saying. I mean I still think it's a great program but it's been a month and a half and me including only 3 out of 27 students in my class have jobs. Wh Chris K. Jul 5, 2015 4:24 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Adam C. Jul 5, 2015 3:28 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - To Zach, Ken, Nicole, & Mitch, and Alexey for opening up this dialogue: Thank you. I agree with the points you brought up and thank you for bringing this to light. And agree that the hard AND soft skills is just the price Startup Institute New Y. Jul 5, 2015 12:48 PM
Re: Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Matt R. Jul 4, 2015 1:25 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - I just wanted to point out that we never guarantee anyone a job that signs up for one of our programs. We tell them that learning to program and ma Zach F Jul 4, 2015 12:31 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] I'm looking for a junior / mid level dev in NYC for contract work. - Hey Stephen, I'm a skilled young fullstack developer, currently working as a contractor with a small startup on their MVP. Before that, I graduated from  Herbert J. Jul 4, 2015 11:38 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - I wrote a blog post about myths of coding bootcamps - it includes this part.  Here's a excerpt from it: Myth #2: Getting Your First Job As a Programmer is Easy It’s not. It takes hustle. Ken M. Jul 4, 2015 8:41 AM
I'm looking for a junior / mid level dev in NYC for contract work. - Hi all, I'm working on a few long term Rails projects, and I'm looking for someone to help lighten the load. Pay will be hourly based on experience, and you can work up to 50 hours per week (not required, that' Stephen Jul 3, 2015 11:48 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - In response to what Alexey said: Nicole F. Jul 3, 2015 7:29 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Hello Alison, I'm relatively new to the ROR world so I've been looking for Jr. Dev positions and they seem very scarce.&nb Mitch J. Jul 3, 2015 7:14 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Hi Alexey, I think you bring up an interesting discussion topic. Has this been your experience as Startup Institute New Y. Jul 3, 2015 5:27 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - I'm a full time attorney/part time programmer. If anyone has questions about incorporation, tax liability or anything related, I would be more than happy to provide advice. You can email me at sags1083@ Sagar P. Jul 3, 2015 4:13 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - Here is an article that describes the publishing requirement for new LLCs in NY state:  http://www.masurlaw.com/1182/n­ew-york-llc-publicat Dan Jul 3, 2015 4:04 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - It is correct that incorporate in Delware or Nevada is very easy and can be done through several service providers like LegalZoom and Incorporate. I did my first S-corp in Nevada with incorporate.com . Dan Jul 3, 2015 3:51 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Hello there! Is the general lack of junior jobs going to be one of the hard-hitting topics? Thanks. On Alexey Z. Jul 3, 2015 3:18 PM
Want a Junior Dev Job?? Check out this webinar next week! - Hi RB'ers! Due to the popularity of our last 'Debugging the Technical Interview' event @ DigitalOcean, we are holding another one--this time online w/ Course Report. RSVP to reserve y Startup Institute New Y. Jul 3, 2015 2:08 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - Nevada is also another very friendly state for LLC / incorporation filings.   On Fri, Jul 3, 2015 at 2:04 PM, Brandon Hamilton < Billy F. Jul 3, 2015 2:07 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - So I just set up a C-Corp in Delaware, and I can say it is definitely not prohibitively complex to do it on your own.  Delaware is apparently the uncontroversially the place to do it due to a number of things like a big body of caselaw and Brandon H. Jul 3, 2015 1:59 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - On Fri, Jul 3, 2015 at 12:55 PM, Pete Doherty < [address removed] > wrote: Stewart M. Jul 3, 2015 1:27 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - > I do all my bookkeeping myself. I also did the application for my LLC in New York, but I wouldn't recommend that to anyone. I Pete D. Jul 3, 2015 12:51 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - What are you looking the accountant to do? As Max mentioned, there are lots of tools to do bookkeeping and even tax returns. I'm using Frederic Blanchard for my tax returns for my corporation for m Dan Jul 3, 2015 9:59 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - I'm just a computer nerd but I know somebody who's an accountant and has been looking for such an opportunity. Is it okay if I forward this email? Ian Suo Transitioning Veteran Yi S. Jul 1, 2015 1:56 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Everyone try the volt framework.  Throw everything else out the window. Volt is the coolest most beautiful framework PERIOD. It combines ideas from angular, socket.io , ra Pavan Jul 1, 2015 10:35 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Thanks, Carlos P. Jun 30, 2015 11:17 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Carlos P. Jun 30, 2015 11:15 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Hi,  We use Rails for quick MVPs and Cuba for any new API we build.  Cheers On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 3:12 PM, David Kullmann Ernesto T. Jun 30, 2015 3:52 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Mark: Of course – I should also mention you guys are probably hiring ;-) Regarding ORMs, we use: David K. Jun 30, 2015 2:08 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Carlos: Very cool, what projects do you use Cuba on? For dependencies you can try dep  as well! Best, David K. Jun 30, 2015 2:06 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Thanks for the mention, David! It's true: at Vydia we use Cuba in production for our entire backend. It's a beautiful little router, and perfect for what it is. @Marian ORM = Jer Mark A. Jun 30, 2015 1:41 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - The API driving indabamusic.com was built on Cuba using DataMapper for persistence. It was a great development experience. Been playing around with Roda, Jeremy Evans' Cuba fork, a little lately. Haven't Pete S. Jun 30, 2015 1:34 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Yes Cuba looks quite nice - what ORM do you pair it with? On Tuesday, June 30, 2015, Carlos Peña < [address removed] > wrote: Marian P. Jun 30, 2015 1:20 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] [JOB] Senior Freelance Ruby on Rails developer needed - Hi Bob,  My dev shop is just finishing a major project and we are looking for additional long term projects. We're based in South Florida and New Orleans, so our costs aren't as high as NY based devs. We can also Jeremy G. Jun 30, 2015 12:56 PM
[JOB] Senior Freelance Ruby on Rails developer needed - Our NYC-based development company, Timegen Consulting, is looking for a senior Ruby on Rails freelancer to help with one or two long-term active projects. One of these projects is a successful media site that has about Bob Jun 30, 2015 12:15 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - We use Sinatra for several services. We do not have high load there, so cannot comment on performance. It works, does not give any headaches, and it was easy to code with it. On Oleg S. Jun 30, 2015 12:01 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - I've worked on internal enterprise tools the last few years and have worked almost entirely in the Rails stack. I converted a Sinatra app to Rails as a task. There's always that debate on using something lighter and leaner to sta Adam F. Jun 30, 2015 11:55 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Startup Accountants - If you just need basic bookkeeping you could try something lightweight like Bench . If you are planning to take things to the next level and need things like CFO services, financial models, etc. take a look at Max D. Jun 30, 2015 11:47 AM
Startup Accountants - Hi All, My partner and I are just starting to get traction with one of our Rails projects. Does anyone have an accountant they could recommend in the city that caters to startups and young companies? Brandon H. Jun 30, 2015 11:34 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Matias O. Jun 30, 2015 11:30 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - At Jingle Punks  we're using Cuba for an API—we're migrating from PHP.  Love it's simplicity and how you composition works for building more complex apps. Esteban P. Jun 30, 2015 11:26 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Hi, We have used sinatra for different only API apps with simple busines logic. Good job with Cuba performance :), in our company performance (we dont have huge apps) is the second most important element of the Iago Rodriguez L. Jun 30, 2015 11:05 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Carlos P. Jun 30, 2015 10:56 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Dan: These are all cuba: http://apimissioncontrol.com / David K. Jun 30, 2015 10:56 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - I like Rails for its magic, but of course you would need to invest the time to dig into what it really means. I would like to know if anyone runs a production app with Cuba, Hobbit, or Sinatra. Dan Jun 30, 2015 10:44 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - For those of you who aren't familiar: Cuba: http://cuba.is/ Hobbit:  https://github.com/ David K. Jun 30, 2015 10:30 AM
Do you use/prefer a non-rails ruby stack? - Folks: I'm curious how many of you prefer a non-rails ruby stack? Does anyone on this list prefer Cuba, Hobbit, or Sinatra? Feel free to reply-all if you want to chat David K. Jun 30, 2015 10:04 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Looking to pair program in NYC - @Duncan Feel free to schedule and host a hangout for a Ruby pairing event (or for the open-source project you're working on) at CodeBuddies (FAQ: http://hangouts.codebuddies.or­g/about ) Linda P. Jun 30, 2015 1:38 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Looking to pair program in NYC - Back when I was working for Cyrus Innovation, we hosted one or two code retreats in New York. Many of my colleagues from that time have wound up at Stride; maybe there's some interest there in doing it again. Paul B. Jun 29, 2015 10:52 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Looking to pair program in NYC - Greetings Duncan, Airpair.com ( twitter.com/airpair ). It is a fabulous site to get your pairing needs in. I have worked with dozens and dozens of individuals in the same situation. Rashaun Snuggs S. Jun 29, 2015 2:57 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Looking to pair program in NYC - Hey Duncan, Saw your email on NYC.rb. I would be really interested in pairing, especially if it is focused on TDD. I'm free most evenings after seven and Mondays and Saturdays as well.  A cou Jordan M. Jun 29, 2015 2:02 PM
[JOB] PumpOne is hiring, Senior+ Engineer - Hey all, we are looking for our next team member... We are ideally Brian W. Jun 29, 2015 1:18 PM
Looking to pair program in NYC - Hi all, I'm looking to improve at TDD and refactoring in Ruby. From everything I hear, pairing seems to be the fastest & most effective way to do it. I have an open-source project I'm working on, that needs so Duncan M. Jun 29, 2015 1:11 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - It looks like neither facebook nor twitter (just found an article about this) and possible google don't support CORS. It means that Omniauth can only used as server-side auth if client and server are on same dom Dan Jun 26, 2015 9:47 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Hi Dan, Normally, OAuth, where a User must enter their credentials and grant access, is a redirect processes and not suited for XHR based flows. And t Yung H K. Jun 26, 2015 9:31 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Code snippets I've used that may be beneficial: Zach F Jun 26, 2015 9:12 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Hi Thomas, I'm using omniauth-facebook gem. I'm calling from React client with ajax to /auth/facebook which is the route provided by Omniauth. Omniauth should call facebook login and retur Dan Jun 26, 2015 8:51 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Hi Bryan, Thank you. I've replied directly with output from curl. Best, Dan Dan Jun 26, 2015 8:46 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Like Dan, I'm not familiar with the gems you're using, but to get a CORS error, you have to be doing a client-side request. CORS is designed to prevent javascript requests from one domain to another. In the same vein, CRSF attacks a Thomas W. Jun 26, 2015 7:41 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Hey Dan, I can't say I've worked with this exact stack but I have worked with several projects that use CORS and battle the same-origin-policy other ways as well. It's been my experien Bryan W. Jun 26, 2015 7:08 PM
CSRF Problem with React App (localhost:8080) with Facebook authentication via Rails API (localhost:3000) with Omniauth, Rack-cors - Hi, I hope that someone on this mailing list can help me! Summary: I'm trying to authenticate with Facebook and Google from React app via Rails API. My ap Dan Jun 26, 2015 2:35 PM
Goruco ticket? - Anyone got one they are looking to get rid of? David David M. Jun 19, 2015 11:23 AM
[JOB] Rails+Angular - iCapital Network has built a platform that transform the Private Equity markets and brings a whole new class of invest Chris P. Jun 17, 2015 8:45 AM
Senior Full Stack Engineer Looking for Contract Work - Hi all, I'm a Senior Full Stack Engineer with 6+ years of experience working in technology, startups and the web. I've done work as a consultant, solo/team engineer and in tech leadership. My last project, I helpe Izumi Jun 16, 2015 7:02 PM
[JOB] Hiring full time lead Rails developer for group transportation startup Buster - Buster is a small group in a sunny office in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, quickly growing an online platform for booking group transportation. We’re a playful team enjoying the weird world of limos and buses, although we bet it’s never occur Ben Jun 15, 2015 2:36 PM
[JOB] Looking for a Really Passionate Rails Developer at Mobile Commons - Tired of optimizing click bait headlines or a mobile ad network? Want to work with customers you can REALLY feel passionate about? Mobile Commons powers today’s most effective text messaging campaigns for some of the biggest nonprofit organizations Benjamin S. Jun 5, 2015 9:48 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Debugging the Interview - Get a Junior Dev Job - Hi! The Debugging the Interview - Get Startup Institute New Y. Jun 4, 2015 10:24 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Debugging the Interview - Get a Junior Dev Job - Is this Wednesday 6/10 or Tuesday 6/9? On Wed, Jun 3, 2015 at 5:09 PM Dave < [address removed] > wrote: suhaibh Jun 3, 2015 5:53 PM
[JOB] Internal Automation Lead at Teachers Pay Teachers - Hi NYC Ruby, Looking forward to seeing you at the next meetup! My company, Teachers Pay Teachers, the world's largest educational marketplace, is ramping up an internal automation team to lead our continuous integration, c Nathan H. Jun 3, 2015 3:46 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Debugging the Interview - Get a Junior Dev Job - I can't make this but really hope it happens again soon! On Wed, Jun 3, 2015, 3:25 PM Startup Institute New York < [address removed] > Dave Jun 3, 2015 3:27 PM
Debugging the Interview - Get a Junior Dev Job - Hi NYC-rb'ers! ATTN: newbie ruby coders applying for junior dev roles:  Next Wednesday, 6/9 we're having an event to Startup Institute New Y. Jun 3, 2015 1:27 PM
Code for America fellowship applications open - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Jen Pahlka Aidan F. Jun 2, 2015 6:26 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] [job] Full-stack developer (freelance or full-time) at f-101: come hack for the NY Theatre Community! - yeah, probably a couple of days a week for a couple of months. On Tue, Jun 2, 2015 at 10:21 AM, Leonard Bogdonoff < Bryce M. Jun 2, 2015 10:26 AM
[job] freelance frontend and backend (two positions) developers - Cricket's Circle is seeking to find one or two freelance developers to help accelerate our web app's development. We're looking for a strong backend developer and someone (maybe a different someone) strong with rails and an Bryce M. Jun 2, 2015 9:53 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] [job] Full-stack developer (freelance or full-time) at f-101: come hack for the NY Theatre Community! - Looking for part-time? -- Leonard Bogdonoff [masked] | @rememberlenny On Jun 1, 2015, at 10:19 PM, Nic Leonard B. Jun 1, 2015 11:15 PM
[job] Full-stack developer (freelance or full-time) at f-101: come hack for the NY Theatre Community! - Preview not available Nick Z Jun 1, 2015 9:59 PM
[job] cooking and coding - Brian B. May 28, 2015 6:24 PM
[JOB] Full Stack Developer at PINCHme - We're looking for a Full Stack Developer to join us at PINCHme. Rails app with a lot going on. Further details on AngelList . If interested, reply there or email Adam G. May 27, 2015 3:11 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Extra goruco ticket? - I'd also be interested! Thanks, Sarah On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 9:17 AM, Josh Jordan < Sarah D May 27, 2015 11:21 AM
Web Development Fellowship - Applications Open - Hi Everyone, I'm writing to spread the word about  The NYC Web Development Fellowship , a free program for NYC residents designed to train students with Avi F. May 27, 2015 10:38 AM
Extra goruco ticket? - Hi all, If anyone has an extra ticket to goruco this year, I'm buying. Thanks! Josh Josh J. May 27, 2015 8:02 AM

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