Join us on February 11th. February's meetup will be at Border Stylo in Hollywood. Schedule: 7:00-7:15 Open 7:15-7:30 Introductions 7:30-9:00 Presentations (3 30-minute slots) 9:00-10:00 Lightning Talks / Open We'll be handing the projector over after the scheduled presentations for your own lightning talks, so come prepared to talk for 10-15 minutes about a Ruby project you want to share with us. Presentations:
Dive into Rails / Code Study
Rit Li Forget weblog. Forget twitter clone. Let's build a real app, the Fat Free CRM.
Test Parallelization With Deep Test
Chris O'Meara Test and behavior driven development equal goodness, right? Right, except, how do you deal with all those tests stacking up? Before you know it you can quickly find yourself and your team burdened with long-running test suites. Learn how to use Deep Test to shrink test execution times and keep the test-driven goodness flowing.
Archaeopteryx: Lambdas In Detail
Giles Bowkett Archaeopteryx is a Ruby MIDI library for making music. It makes heavy use of lambdas. What are lambdas, and where do they come from? Are they here on Earth to help us or to eat us alive? The goal here is a Q&A with nothing but technical detail, no slides at all, and a focus on the extraordinary flexibility that lambdas give you.