Mailing List Archive

Subject Sender Date
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Preview not available Sam L. Mar 28, 2013 2:24 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Hi, I guess you already have enough info regarding jobs but keep in mind that finding a place to stay is Atul Mar 28, 2013 1:59 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - I put together a list of job boards, if that's helpful:  https://gist.github.com/afeld/­5201086 Aidan F. Mar 28, 2013 1:04 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Thanks Steve! Thanks for all the suggestions, Tim P. Mar 27, 2013 7:53 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Here's a plan ... Stephen R. Mar 27, 2013 1:07 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Thank you all for such a positive response. I Tim P. Mar 26, 2013 8:33 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - drew b. Mar 26, 2013 12:46 PM
[ANN] marked-rails version[masked] Released - Marked is an awesome, fast Markdown parser and compiler, Stephen S. Mar 26, 2013 11:22 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Hey Tim - I tend to agree with Leonard. If you're a serious engineer (which it sounds like you are) and you know to package/present your experience well in attracting new clients, I'm sure you'll find opportunities. Especially i Pete S. Mar 26, 2013 9:58 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - Hi Tim, How do you plan to solve visa related implications working as freelance in NYC? On Mar 26, 2013, at 14:15 , Tim Preston wrote: > Hi NYC.rb, > > My name is Tim and I'm moving to NYC in two months from Australia via Sing user 6. Mar 26, 2013 9:39 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Freelance market? - You won't have a hard time finding work at all. Im a frontend developer and got a full-time gig in my first week. Come with enough money to pay for the deposit Leonard B. Mar 26, 2013 9:26 AM
Freelance market? - Hi NYC.rb, My name is Tim and I'm moving to NYC in two months from Australia via Singapore. I have 10 years experience in software, 5 years with Ruby and Rails. I'm wondering if anyone can give me their opinion on the freelance/contract market th Tim P. Mar 26, 2013 1:01 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available Ryan M. Mar 25, 2013 3:14 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available Michael C. Mar 25, 2013 2:25 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Re: Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available David M. Mar 25, 2013 1:25 PM
Re: Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available Ryan M. Mar 25, 2013 1:08 PM
Re: Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - That's what I was wondering. I tried reaching out to them yesterday via Twitter but they haven't responded yet.   — Sent from Mailbox for iPhone Johan M. Mar 25, 2013 11:20 AM
Re: Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - How can we tell which PRs were accepted though?? I opened one but don't know if they merged... or if merged PRs are the only ones invited. Aaron G. Mar 25, 2013 11:11 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - See this:  https://twitter.com/gustly/sta­tus/315895719313694720 I'm guessing those who sent the PR before they shut down the repo are in. Johan M. Mar 24, 2013 4:14 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - I'm not sure exactly what's happened, but I know they are at capacity, so perhaps that's why. On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 2:53 PM, Nik Haldimann < Rasheed A. Mar 24, 2013 3:20 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - The repo ( https://github.com/gustly/RSVP­ ) for this vanished (or maybe was made private?). What's the story here? Nik On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 8:37 PM, Rya Nik H. Mar 24, 2013 2:23 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - On Mar 20, 2013, at 9:44 PM, stefan penner wrote: > Awesome signup. Loved it. +1 and a beer to the person who had the idea. I'm not able to go, but I'm tempted to RSVP anyway, because this is super clever. Adam F. Mar 20, 2013 10:17 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available Peter B. Mar 20, 2013 10:08 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available Ben B. Mar 20, 2013 9:49 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Preview not available stefan p. Mar 20, 2013 9:39 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Furthermore, if I am trying to reach a specific constituency such as the potential attendees of an event I'm planning or the users of my web app I Andrew R. Mar 20, 2013 9:28 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Well it's an annoying RSVP process & I do only care about the talk. So if it's for the benefit of the attendees they should make approval somet Andrew R. Mar 20, 2013 9:12 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - You're going to get free food, booze, talk and networking and you complain about the RSVP process? Dude...  — Sent from Mailbox for iPhone Johan M. Mar 20, 2013 8:56 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Anyone else find the sign up for the talk to be a bit extensive? I understand you'd like to limit the guest list to people who will take something Andrew R. Mar 20, 2013 8:49 PM
Concurrency and Ruby by Jose Valim - Fellow rubiests, Concurrency and Ruby is the first in a series of talks on some of the more interesting topics we deal with as ruby programmers that we'll be hosting at the Gust offices this year. We Ryan M. Mar 20, 2013 8:24 PM
The real meaning behind the Rapgenius Ruby stack, explained, along with Shopkeep, Rent the Runway, Birchbox, and Paperless Post - Who:  Tech leads from cool NYC startups like Shopkeep, Rent the Runway (who uses Sinatra, not Rails), Birchbox, Paperless Post, and Rapgenius talking about their stack, their team, some hacks and some ch Charlie O. Mar 17, 2013 5:16 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Ruby on Rails bootcamp - Any reason you chose to make the actual URL link for hack Peter B. Mar 8, 2013 5:29 PM
[event] Open Tech NYC Conference on March 30 - Hi all - I'm co-organizing an open source conference next month that I thought some of you would be interested in attending. Here is more information:  Meghan Mar 6, 2013 8:58 PM
[JOB] (Startup) Web Engineer in NYC - For those that don't know me (pretty much everyone), I was a software engineer at Google in NYC for 4 years until 2010. I'm now a found Matthew S. Mar 1, 2013 4:29 PM
[JOB] Legal startup seeks lead software developer - Preview not available Basha Feb 5, 2013 2:31 PM
[ANN] asciiart [0.0.5] released - Turn images on your heard drive or on the internet to asciiart...even  Stephen S. Feb 2, 2013 6:04 PM
Ruby on Rails bootcamp - Hi Everyone! I'm organizing a 16 week, part time Sahil T. Jan 26, 2013 4:39 PM
[JOB] Freelance development help needed. Remote okay. - Hello Rubyists! I'm reaching out to see if anyone here does hourly consulting for front-end or back-end (Ruby/Rails) web development. While trying to run a small company, I'm trying to balance a lot of different tasks and simply don't have enough hours Michael S. Jan 26, 2013 1:41 PM
[ANN] asciiart 0.0.3 released - The asciiart gem is a way to convert local files or URLs into command line asciiart. In Code: require 'asciiart' Stephen S. Jan 24, 2013 1:17 PM
[ANN] GORUCO 2013 CFP Announced. - Preview not available Stephen S. Jan 22, 2013 12:08 PM
[JOB] Freelance job upgrading a small scale rails app - Hi everyone, I am looking to hire a rails developer for a short term freelance job in New York.  I have a small scale website that I created for my photography business site, www.jamesm James M. Jan 21, 2013 5:35 PM
Philly Event: Aaron Patterson, Jim Weirich, Ken Schwaber, many others ... - Registration is open for the 8th Annual Philly Emerging Tech Conference (a.k.a. Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise), which is set for April 2 - April 3 at the Society Hill Sheraton in Philadelphia. The program features creators, core develope Andrea O. K. W. Jan 17, 2013 12:20 AM
[JOB] Healthtech Startup looking for RoR Engineer - Job Description Mike G. Jan 16, 2013 7:01 AM
[JOB] RoR Developer / Hudson Valley, NY - Greetings NYC-rb-list, Ferguson.com is based in Orange County, NY Seeking a new opportunity? This role below is ideal for a developer who is looking to eliminate their 90 minute commute to NYC. Ferguson is ea Daren J. M. Jan 14, 2013 8:10 PM
(JOB) - RoR Developer - Full time - SoHo - WeWork - WeWork NYC is hiring! WeWork, a leading provider of flexible, collaborative workspace with locations in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles, is hiring a Ruby on Rails Daren J. M. Jan 14, 2013 7:03 PM
[ANN] flickr_cli 0.2.0 released - flickr_cli is a command line tool for exploring your flickr stream, and the flickr streams of your friends by converting the images to ASCII art. See it action here:  ht Stephen S. Jan 14, 2013 11:15 AM
Looking for a Junior Programming Job - Preview not available Matthew P. Jan 5, 2013 12:26 PM
[ANN] flickr_airlift 0.3.1 released - Awww dip. Stephen S. Jan 4, 2013 10:36 PM
GORUCO 2013 - Preview not available Jesse C. Dec 20, 2012 5:18 PM
Announcing our new book: Ruby Science - Fellow Rubyists, user 1. Dec 13, 2012 1:50 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Capistrano tool for mapping task hierarchy? - Haven't heard of anything either - I'm game. On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 7:47 PM, Stephen Schor < beholdthepanda@gmail Aidan F. Dec 2, 2012 8:52 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Capistrano tool for mapping task hierarchy? - One possible option: parse the output of --d Scott Taylor (. Dec 1, 2012 6:23 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Capistrano tool for mapping task hierarchy? - I've seen this in blog posts before but I'm not sure if it was capistrano output or if it was manual output.  Please keep us posted with wh PatrickTulskie Nov 30, 2012 8:13 PM
Capistrano tool for mapping task hierarchy? - We were talking about this at work the other day... Is there a gem / rake task or something that generates output about your cap tasks, their run order / dependency / who calls who? It doesn't sound crazy-hard to build. If it doesn' Stephen S. Nov 30, 2012 7:25 PM
Newbie Rubyist looking for internship - Hello all, After writing some equations and content in .rb files for an agile startup here in NYC (some of you probably know our former CTO Bryan Helmkamp) I've become really interested in learning Ruby. I've completed the CodeA Patrick M. Nov 27, 2012 4:11 PM
[JOB] Tribeca Film Festival looking for Rails Dev / Engineer - Preview not available Andy R. Nov 25, 2012 11:32 AM
Looking for Junior Dev Position - Hello everyone, I'll keep this short and sweet. I'm a web developer with 4 years of experience in the front-end and have just recently been learning and developi Adam S. Nov 23, 2012 3:44 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Testing / Specing File Operations - Thanks Aidan and everyone who replied off-list. So we ended up: Writing to the local filesystem (a special folder in the test environment) Asserting the file existed, not that the File class receives certain methods....to test th Stephen S. Nov 21, 2012 5:51 PM
looking for a consulting gig - Hi All, Happy Thanksgiving! My name is Wendy and I'm the co-founder and CEO of Love Through Wisdom (sign up! matches are free and finding them takes Wendy C. Nov 21, 2012 1:34 PM
Contractor Recommendation - Walter McGinnis - Hi everyone, I just wanted to Matt R. Nov 21, 2012 12:05 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Testing / Specing File Operations - I would personally just make sure you can clean the target directory between tests and just let it write, then test for the existence of the file afterwards. I try to avoid mocking/stubbing whenever possible- too much implementation detail in the test.  Aidan F. Nov 20, 2012 9:52 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] New RoR Developer Looking for Entry Level Position - Dear Topper, Yes I'm looking. How about next Monday afternoon? On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 3:47 PM, Topper Bowers < [address removed] Edmund Nov 15, 2012 8:59 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] New RoR Developer Looking for Entry Level Position - Amicus is a very cool tool that can make a difference. Sent from mobile On Nov 15, 2012, at 12:46 PM, "Topper Josh C. Nov 15, 2012 4:50 PM
Testing / Specing File Operations - How do most people handle asserting that files are written to a specific location? Asserting that File.should_receive(:open, :with => blah...) - seems a little low-level - but hey - who am I? Are people using something like Stephen S. Nov 15, 2012 4:15 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] New RoR Developer Looking for Entry Level Position - Sorry guys. That was meant to be direct to Edmund and not list spam! On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 3:47 PM, Topper Bowers < [address removed] & Topper B. Nov 15, 2012 4:00 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] New RoR Developer Looking for Entry Level Position - Hi Edmund, Are you still actively looking?  If so, maybe we should have a quick phone chat.  I'm the CTO of  http://amicushq.com/ Topper Topper B. Nov 15, 2012 3:43 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] [JOB] Looking for Consultant/Co-Founder (I'll be @ AngelHack this wknd) - Joe, You should give our course a try: http://ww Chris L. Nov 15, 2012 12:59 PM
[JOB] Looking for Consultant/Co-Founder (I'll be @ AngelHack this wknd) - Hi al Joe Nov 15, 2012 10:45 AM
New RoR Developer Looking for Entry Level Position - Hi NYC.rb! I'm a new Ruby on Rails developer. I recently graduated from Syracuse University with two degrees, one in Economics and the other in TV/Film, and worked in commercial real estate for a year before focusing all my energy into my new p Edmund Nov 13, 2012 10:33 AM
[JOB] Lead Bacon-end Developer in DUMBO - Preview not available Joshua G. Nov 9, 2012 1:06 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Preview not available Vaughn Nov 1, 2012 2:35 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in also, after a hellish week in staten island I need a break like this big time. James  On Thursday, November 1, 2012, Tom Clark wrote: James L. Nov 1, 2012 2:19 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I won't be there (sorry, John) but the name HurriConf is the best name I've heard ;) Sent from my burner iPhone On Nov 1, 2012 Tom C. Nov 1, 2012 1:12 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Great idea, I'd be there! Best, Jonathan https://github.com/jpettersson­ Jonathan P. Nov 1, 2012 12:12 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - This is a great idea and I'd like to come. Let me know if I can help. Brian On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles < jo Brian G. Nov 1, 2012 12:08 PM
Re: RubyConf 2012 - Ok, so there's obviously interest :-) Let me work through a few logistics and I'll send something out. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 8:11 PM, Josh Knowles < Josh K. Nov 1, 2012 11:56 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm "stuck" in Manhattan but would be really happy to join and be distracted for a while if it's possible. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles < Dan S. Nov 1, 2012 11:52 AM
Re: RubyConf 2012 - Would totally attend.  Cat Nov 1, 2012 11:42 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in. Informal sounds good. -Kurt -- Kurt Schrader [masked] kschrader@gma Kurt S. Nov 1, 2012 10:53 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - To my utter shock, I was just able to rebook a flight LGA-DEN this afternoon, so *will* make the conference. Of course, now that I see this list of cool cats, most of which are friends of mine, maybe I should skip it and stay here in BK Ken B. Nov 1, 2012 10:51 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I could be interested depending on the date and location Georg Sent from my iPhone5 On Nov 1, 2012, at 10:48 AM, Tute Costa wrote: > I'm in. > > On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles wro Georg C. Nov 1, 2012 10:50 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles wrote: > I don't know about you guys, but this Sandy bitch completely ruined my trip > to RubyConf. > > I'm considering pulling together a last-minute RubyConf east. Thi Tute C. Nov 1, 2012 10:42 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in. Would be happy to help promote via g33ktalk however we can.  On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:12 PM, Josh Knowles < [address removed] > Pete S. Nov 1, 2012 10:37 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in for Frankenconf.  Sent from my iPhone On Nov 1, 2012, at 10:31 AM, Avi Flombaum < Johan M. Nov 1, 2012 10:35 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Great idea! I'm in. I'd prefer informal - it'd be cool to hear their talks - but both options sound good. Thanks for setting this up! - Kathy On Kathy Nov 1, 2012 10:34 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in too Avi Flombaum http://twitter.com/aviflombaum­ On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 10:26 AM, BJK Avi F. Nov 1, 2012 10:28 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - If this is done as a Google hang-out I can think of many folks from WNYRuby that would attend remotely. On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 10:26 AM, BJK < bern Tyler P. Nov 1, 2012 10:27 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Definitely in. Happy to speak as well. On Oct 31,[masked]:13 PM, "Josh Knowles" < [address removed] > wrote: Mike D. Nov 1, 2012 10:25 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Definitely into either flavor, leaning towards the informal... Could speak too though. -bk Sent from my semi- BJK Nov 1, 2012 9:15 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I would gladly submit a proposal to present something at HurriConf! Thanks for taking the initiative on this. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles < Jonathan E. M. Nov 1, 2012 9:10 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm interested. Let me know if I can help in any way. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:12 PM, Josh Knowles < [address removed] > Justin S. L. Nov 1, 2012 8:48 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Re: RubyConf 2012 - Not sure if this is off topic but thanks for randomly sharing about Sandi, wow. Buying her book ASAP. On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 2:42 AM, Russell John Baptiste < Russell J. Nov 1, 2012 2:44 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I'm in for RubyConf East On Oct 31,[masked]:13 PM, "Josh Knowles" < [address removed] > wrote: Bryan W. Nov 1, 2012 1:49 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Re: RubyConf 2012 - Please keep me posted if you decide to do this, it sounds awesome.  Sara J Chipps [masked] Sara C. Nov 1, 2012 12:48 AM
Re: [NYC-rb] Re: RubyConf 2012 - Sandi is awesome  On Oct 31, 2012, at 11:44 PM, Tim Khalif < [address removed] > John C. Oct 31, 2012 11:46 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] Re: RubyConf 2012 - By far, the best book that I have read on OO Design and architecture. Check out Sandi's other talks at HashRocket: Tim K. Oct 31, 2012 11:40 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Me too, although airline might be able to get me to the conf for Saturday only.  If I'm here, sounds good, although not sure about transport to B'burg. On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Josh Knowles Ken B. Oct 31, 2012 11:40 PM
Re: RubyConf 2012 - And just to qualify by Sandy I don't mean our dear friend Sandy Metz. You've all watched her GORUCO talks and read her new book POODR right?  http://www.poodr.info/ Josh K. Oct 31, 2012 11:35 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - I am at rutgers and definitely know a bunch of people interested in this.  Let me know what you decide to do! On Oct 31,[masked]:13 PM, "Josh Knowles" < joshknowles@gmail. Andrew J. Oct 31, 2012 11:21 PM
Re: [NYC-rb] RubyConf 2012 - Hi Josh Bummer about RubyConf.  I'd be excited to participate in any of the above formats. Hope RubyConf East happens. Herby Herby R. Oct 31, 2012 11:15 PM

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy