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NationJS, DevFest, and Northern VA Software Symposium are all coming up soon! - Hello Everyone, here is some information on upcoming events that you might be interested in, NationJS , the DevFest DC , and the Northern Va Software Symposium . Read on for details. Gray H. Sep 13, 2016 8:43 PM
Email format validation gem recommendations - I'm looking for a email validater needs t Camille B. Jul 7, 2015 3:00 PM
Go Bootcamp in Tysons Corner May 14-16 - Hi Everyone, William Kennedy, one of the authors of Go in Action is conducting a Go Bootcamp at Altamira, in Tysons Corner May 14-16.­ootcamp-tour This is a great chance to learn about Go, one of the hottest new softw Gray H. Apr 29, 2015 3:48 PM
The Iron Yard Academy hiring full-time RoR instructor! - Hi all,  The Iron Yard Academy is hiring a full-time Ruby Su K. Nov 28, 2014 11:04 AM
CTO summit in DC on Oct 28th - Hi Folks, I am passing this along for Peter Bell, who is a friend of mine from New York. He is putting on a CTO summit in DC on Oct 28th. I've heard that these events are very good, so check it out. He have provided a $300 di Gray H. Oct 23, 2014 8:39 AM
Ruby for Good - Hi, if you haven't heard about Ruby f Gray H. Jul 21, 2014 10:02 AM
Leidos Rails Developer in Mclean, VA - Hi Folks, our friends at Leidos are looking for a Ruby Developer in NOVA. If you might be available please check out the posting they sent to me. Thanks. Gray ================= Gray H. Apr 4, 2014 10:30 AM
RubyNation CFP Open Until Apr 2nd - Hi Nova/DC Rubyists - RubyNation is looking for speakers! Our Call For Presentations is open for a few more days, but only until April 2nd. If you have something interesting to present, please help us out and submit it. Details about Gray H. Mar 31, 2014 4:50 PM
Meetup details changed: Om and Facebook's React JS by Adam Solove - I've updated the Meetup description.This meetup is first an overview of the React JavaScript UI framework and then a look at using the Om ClojureScript library to build an example app with it. For more details, see the full listing: Gray H. Mar 12, 2014 10:04 AM
Chef Class Next Week/BigConf Coming Up - A couple of quick announcements about Chef Classes next week and the BigConf Big Data conference. We have discounts for both! ** Chef Class ** Nathen Harvey, who is running a Chef class in DC next ask Gray H. Feb 20, 2014 2:09 PM
Meetup details changed: Better Coding with Ruby Lambdas by Keith Bennett (date change!) - I've updated this Meetup to push the date back to the 26th. Keith will present on lambdas and I will go over the progress for lack thereof on the Ski Patrol app. For more details, see the full listing: Gray H. Feb 14, 2014 2:54 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Are you looking for a midlevel software developer? - Preview not available Krishna R. Dec 17, 2013 12:20 PM
Are you looking for a midlevel software developer? - Preview not available user 1. Dec 17, 2013 11:44 AM
Coming to Global Day of Code Retreat 2013? - This is going to be an awesome event, don't miss it! Even if you've RSVP'd here, please make sure you RSVP at­/global-day-of-code-retreat-20­13-tickets-9388624629 . This helps me track all attendees in one place. Than Andrew W. Dec 8, 2013 1:06 PM
More ruby side projects and companies - Preview not available Chris T. Nov 12, 2013 11:36 AM
Sass/Compass Class Oct 15th - Roy Tomeij is teaching a Sass and Compass class Oct 15th at Altamira's training center. He asked me to pass along these codes: "nationjs" and "nova" for a 20% discount on all tickets, also the already discoun Gray H. Oct 10, 2013 8:45 PM
Get paid to be a Rails mentor 1-5 hours a week! - user 6. Aug 20, 2013 11:47 AM
Connect with exceptional entrepreneurs to get started - Ronethea W. Jul 23, 2013 1:14 PM
Ruby on Rails Developers - user 1. Jul 22, 2013 8:08 PM
[JOB] Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Needed - Preview not available user 1. Jul 11, 2013 10:38 AM
Re: Rails on Windows - I worked for a year on a Rails project on a Windows machine. It was a small company and they issued the laptop. It was the same situation that you're describing where the development was done on Windows, then it was run on a Ubuntu box for QA and produc Steve J. Jul 3, 2013 9:57 AM
Re: [ruby-93] Ruby Position Openings - RubyMine is great and is popular for the debugger but there are plenty of free IDE's that work just fine. You can do Rails work in a Windows environment but I wouldn't recommend it. Robert Jul 2, 2013 3:24 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Ruby Position Openings - I'm looking. Can you send details? Sent from my iPhone On Jul 2, 2013, at 2:22 PM, "Jacob York" < Erik I. Jul 2, 2013 3:04 PM
Ruby Position Openings - Hey everyone, At my office we're trying to create a user 1. Jul 2, 2013 2:21 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - In my experience, there are about 5 pain points for windows, of varying degrees of painfulness: 1. It tends to be slower than linux on equivalent hardware. So your tests take longer. You may find d Robert W. Jun 17, 2013 1:44 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - Thanks for all the ideas everyone! I'm getting looking at Vagrant now, as everyone seems to think that is a good idea. Ryan On 06/15/[masked]:36 PM, Steven Haddox wrote: > Ryan, > > I've never done development on Windows. So unfortunately I ca Ryan D. Jun 17, 2013 7:09 AM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - Ryan, I've never done development on Windows. So unfortunately I can't offer any feedback in that regard. I know that @luislavena is very heavy into helping users with Windows development environments. Steven H. Jun 15, 2013 11:35 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - I would recommend considering you production server platform. Most production apps are hosted on Linux. Once you know the platform then consider using Vagrant. This is a VM thAt will alleviate the differences between dev and production. Jim James M. Jun 15, 2013 7:52 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - Ryan, One thing that might ease your pain is to use a virtual machine. Check out http://www.vag Eric M. Jun 15, 2013 6:54 PM
Re: [ruby-93] Rails on Windows - Ryan, Installing Rails on Windows has become very easy with the Rails Installer project RubyMine would be valuable if your used to working in an IDE. It has source completion which may help you with the learning cur Chris M. Jun 15, 2013 5:01 PM
Rails on Windows - Hi Everyone, I am fairly new to Rails, but I have found a Rails based project that would suite a contract of mine almost perfectly. The RailsApps Project's "Installing Rails" guide says that development with Rails on Windows "can be painful". The in Ryan D. Jun 15, 2013 4:40 PM
Ruby Gotcha slides - The slides are available at:­tation/d/1cqdp89_kolr4q1YAQaB-­6i5GXip8MHyve8MvQ_1r6_s The s/i/sum/ fix has been done. This will probably be the permanent home of the slides as they get expanded and updated. Shameles Dave A. Apr 30, 2013 10:06 PM
HTML5 Roadshow at NIC May 20-24 - Hi Folks,  The is coming to town (it says DC on the site, but it is in Reston, VA at Near Infinity's training center). Gray H. Apr 24, 2013 10:37 AM
RubyNation CFP Ends Tomorrow - One more day to submit a talk to RubyNation, Washington DC's Ruby and Rails conference. RubyNation is a two-day, two track Ruby and Web Platform conference held in Silver Spring Maryland, just outside Was Gray H. Apr 9, 2013 9:30 PM
Rails Views talk for the Nova Web Development meetup - Hi Folks, John Athayde is giving his Rails Views talk for the Nova Web Development meetup next Monday in Tysons Corner (at Booz Allen). Gray H. Apr 9, 2013 2:15 PM
Redis Talk Slides - Guys, Here are the slides from the presentation.  To checkout the leaderboard example please get it from Github.­f/leader_board Ammar Y. Mar 21, 2013 9:07 AM
Start a Ruby side project - Preview not available user 8. Mar 18, 2013 7:48 PM
[EVENT] Agenda Announced for MongoDB DC - Preview not available user 3. Mar 4, 2013 4:34 PM
Retroruby Unconf - Fellow Rubyists, There are less than 2 weeks remaining until the next retroruby unconference. For those unfamiliar with what the unconference concept is all about, it means that attendees create their Sean M. Feb 5, 2013 4:38 PM
OpenShift Primer Giveaway - Preview not available user 7. Jan 24, 2013 7:52 AM
[EVENT] MongoDC Early Bird Tickets and CFP Close this week - Preview not available user 3. Jan 14, 2013 3:28 PM
Chef Introductory Workshop - Hi Folks, Nathen Harvey wants to share with us that Opscode will be in DC soon offering a Chef Introductory Workshop. You may remember that Nathen gave an excellent talk at last year's RubyNation about using Chef to deploy a Rails applicatio Gray H. Dec 28, 2012 10:51 AM
Reminder: Code Retreat THIS Saturday! - All, As a reminder, we're doing a code retreat this Saturday, the 8th. Please go sign up on the eventbrite page if you're interested in coming. This should be a lot of fun! Andrew Andrew W. Dec 2, 2012 10:17 AM
DevIgnition Cyber Monday starts now! - Hi Folks, The DevIgnition emerging technologies conference is very close to sold out. So, if you are considering going please get your tickets now. This is going to be a great day of tech talks, even though there is no ruby. We have presentatio Gray H. Nov 26, 2012 12:50 PM
New log analysis tool - Preview not available user 6. Nov 15, 2012 7:18 AM
InstallFest starts at 6 PM - Hi Rubyists, We are targeting 6-7 tonight to get a jump on installing Ruby and Rails. So, people who would like to help us help people get started are encouraged to come to the meetup at 6 PM tonight. That is a little earlier than we normally s Gray H. Nov 5, 2012 10:39 AM
Senior Rails Developer - Justin N. Nov 2, 2012 10:32 AM
Re: [ruby-93] JOB - Senior Rails Developer - DC and VA to 160k - Profuse apologies, everyone... - Keith On 10/26/[masked]:17 PM, Keith Bennett wrote: > Beau - > > I'm a very competent Ruby developer with experience in several areas, > but I'm new to Rails. I'm actively seeking work, so if you have any Keith B. Oct 26, 2012 10:28 PM
Re: [ruby-93] JOB - Senior Rails Developer - DC and VA to 160k - Beau - I'm a very competent Ruby developer with experience in several areas, but I'm new to Rails. I'm actively seeking work, so if you have any positions for which I might be suited, please let me know. My preference would be to work with Rail Keith B. Oct 26, 2012 10:17 PM
JOB - Senior Rails Developer - DC and VA to 160k - I have 2 clients: one in downtown DC and the other one is near Herndon, VA. Both companies are looking for Senior Rails Developers. These are full time, on-site, salaried RoR Developer positions paying[masked]k depending on experience + benefits. These jo OSS Oct 26, 2012 1:22 PM
Arlington Ruby Conference - More Space - Rubyists, With two weeks Sean M. Jul 7, 2012 1:57 PM
Meetup details changed: May 24: Building Web Service Apps with Rails and MacRuby (Cancelled) - Our building has been without power all day and the estimate is that it won't be back on in time for this meetup. We will try to reschedule it as soon as possible. Sorry for the inconvenience this causes. I'll go over and put a note on the door Gray H. May 24, 2012 2:30 PM
[JOB] WiTopia needs RoR contractor for 2.3 app - WiTopia, Inc., a small Northern Virginia Data Privacy and Security company is looking for a Ruby on Rails developer contractor to help with the development and maintenance of their Ruby on Rails 2.3 application. The application is an API (no front-end) Dave A. May 21, 2012 4:12 PM
Developing Secure Web Apps Training in 2 weeks -- a few seats left - Just a few seats left for the 1-day training course on developing secure web applications taking place at OWASP's AppSec DC conference on April 3rd. Register at and sign up for the course WebAppSec: Developing Secure Web Applications. Robert Mar 21, 2012 4:42 PM
[JOB] Know anyone? I'm recruiting Ruby candidates for 15 Boston startups, 2 NYC, and 2 Silicon Valley. $$ Referral Rewards - Preview not available Marsh S. Mar 13, 2012 12:53 AM
Re: [ruby-93] Arlington Ruby Conf - This is just a poke to anyone interested in the free unconference. We're putting in our final headcount for t-shirts today. If you want to come to the conference and get a t-shirt, sign-up now Here's a link to our shirts Jim G. Jan 27, 2012 11:13 AM
Arlington Ruby Conf - Nova Rubyists, Our lives are filled with defining moments, both good and bad, that define us individually and as a community. These seminal moments like birth of our children, getting married and even tragic events like Michelle Bachman giving up Sean M. Jan 19, 2012 10:47 AM
Code Retreat on Saturday December 3rd - Camille B. Nov 18, 2011 4:29 PM
JRuby Talk - TorqueBox, a JRuby Rails container - Our JBoss meetup group is hosting a talk by Bob McWhirter on TorqueBox on November 9th that may be of interest to this group. Details are available on our meetup page -­events/32741082/. Isaac -- Isaac Christof Isaac C. Oct 27, 2011 8:42 AM
FWD: Just look. - hello. I was in search of an alternative now I dont have user 7. Oct 15, 2011 5:32 PM
Hi there - Preview not available Ronda Jul 15, 2009 1:00 AM
RubyNation Conference, June 12-13, Reston Hyatt - RubyNation is coming up soon. RubyNation is the Washington DC area's community Ruby and Rails Conference, where the Rubyists from around the nation's capital and beyond meet to bask in Ruby goodness for two full days! Don't miss out! RubyNation is Gray H. May 19, 2009 8:19 PM
RubyNation + Production Training - Just thought I'd let this group know about 2 upcoming events, if you don't already... The RubyNation conference is taking place in Reston on June 12th and 13th. And I am doing 1 day of training the day before, on the David B. Apr 30, 2009 6:55 PM
Web Systems Architect - Web Systems Architect for Web Startup Camilo Acosta - P. Feb 17, 2009 2:18 AM
GUI Ruby Role in Vienna VA cutting edge role with a cutting edge company 100K ++ - Richard A. Feb 4, 2009 10:34 AM
Regarding Ruby Development......... - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { font-size: 10pt; font-family:Verdana } hai sir, i am a fres user 7. Jan 29, 2009 12:43 AM
Re: [ruby-93] PHP and Ruby Developer Needed - Billy, We are in Arlington VA. We expect to launch in the next couple of months and really need our team to be here when we do. That being said we could work with someone who is out of town but would be will Sean Jan 24, 2009 11:44 AM
Re: [ruby-93] PHP and Ruby Developer Needed - Sean, Where are you guys located? What exactly are you looking for? or to do? Thanks, Billy On Sat, Jan 24, 2009 at 9:09 AM, Sean < sean.cease@gmail William S. Jan 24, 2009 11:14 AM
PHP and Ruby Developer Needed - Hi All, We are launching a new Social Network that will change the world ;-) Actually we believe it will. We are looking for a developer who is interested in becoming a member of the team. One wh Sean Jan 24, 2009 9:07 AM
Re: [ruby-93] is looking for Ruby on Rails web developers in Reston, VA - Hi Scott, A curiosity question, are you guys planning to build a 3D Internet virtual job fair around your app at some point, I would love to participate in such Ruby project. Thank you, On Thu, Oct 2, 2008 at 1:57 PM, Scott Herman user 5. Oct 15, 2008 3:31 PM is looking for Ruby on Rails web developers in Reston, VA - user 8. Oct 2, 2008 1:57 PM
Bonne et heureuse annee 2008 Happy New Year - Toute l'?quipe de vous souhaite une tr?s bonne et merveilleuse ann?e 2008 ! Que cette ann?e soit remplie de bonheur, de bonnes choses, de r?ussite et qu'elle nous apporte encore salamfall Jan 2, 2008 4:10 AM
New Event: Lunch Mixer - Announcing a new event for The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group! What: Lunch Mixer When: Thursday, December 6, 11:45 AM Where: (A location for this event hasn't been chosen yet) Event Description: 2008 is alm Todd Nov 30, 2007 7:20 AM
Re: [ruby-93] New Event: Ruby Break - Bill, I think it's hilarious how a spider picks "my" photo now, you out to appreciate:­s?hl=en&q=valentina+alekhina&u­m=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wi Val On 9/20/07, Valentina Alekhina wrote: user 5. Sep 22, 2007 6:33 PM
New Event: Ruby Break - Announcing a new event for The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group! What: Ruby Break When: Thursday, October 4, 6:00 PM Where: (A location for this event hasn't been chosen yet) Event Description: All- William S. Sep 19, 2007 4:35 PM
New Event: Ruby Break @ Tysons - Announcing a new event for The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group! What: Ruby Break @ Tysons When: Thursday, September 20, 6:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Event Description: All- Th William S. Sep 19, 2007 1:08 AM
NoVA Ruby Meetup - All, It's been a busy summer of coding Ruby and Rails, hope everyone is well. We would like to lock down our next meetup in the next week or two. Details will follow shortly, but please feel free to forward any location requests or date/time r William S. Jul 14, 2007 5:55 PM
Meetup this week Wednesday! - Lunch Mixer We have a meetup this week, I was thinking Reston as a location. Anyone have a recommendation? Also dont forget to RSVP if you cant make it. Thanks, Bill William S. Apr 29, 2007 11:42 PM
New Event: Lunch Mixer - Announcing a new event for The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group! What: Lunch Mixer When: Wednesday, May 2, 11:45 AM Where: (A location for this event hasn't been chosen yet) Event Description: Regular s William S. Apr 18, 2007 3:53 PM
Event details changed: Lunch Mixer - I've updated this event. For more details, see the full listing:­ndar/5660210/ When: Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 11:45 AM Where: Chipotle - Ster William S. Apr 17, 2007 6:00 AM
New Event: Lunch Mixer - Announcing a new event for The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group! What: Lunch Mixer When: Wednesday, April 18, 11:45 AM Where: (A location for this event hasn't been chosen yet) Event Description: All- William S. Apr 11, 2007 11:39 PM
NEW: The Northern Virginia Ruby Meetup Group Mailing List - Announcing our new mailing list! It's a great new way to talk in between Meetups right from our email. This means we can discuss where to meet, what to talk about and who's bringing what without having to keep checking the website. T William S. Apr 10, 2007 5:56 PM

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