Our next meetup will be Wednesday, September 18 @ 5:30PM at Punchbowl.com's office in Framingham. As usual, there will be some food, beer, and socializing and then the talks start around 6PM. This month, Gerard Fowley will be presenting ...
Ruboto: Develop for Android in Ruby
Android applications are usually written in Java to run in a JVM on a device. Ruboto leverages jRuby to execute your Ruby code in that JVM and provides access to the Android application environment. We'll talk about the Ruboto and Android application environment, how to set up a dev environment on Linux/OSX+Homebrew, and write, package, and deploy a demo app to an emulator and real device.
About Gerard Fowley
Gerard is a self-employed IT & Security consultant at Iqeo with 20 years experience advising clients, designing, and implementing IT solutions. Gerard develops software primarily in support of IT consulting, including embedded systems, applications to support network and security assessment, and small web applications; in languages from Assembler to Java and Ruby. He has been playing with Ruby on Android for a year, is a (small) contributer to the Ruboto project, and created the Android Ruboto Documentation collaboration project.