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One-man Lightning Talk
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Kevin Clark is back again and talking about his latest work: Rubinius, grammar parsing from ruby, kqueue, and massive build systems.

Intro to EC2
Category: Database > General      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Chris Petersen gives an introduction to working with Amazon EC2, and discusses the advantages and disadvantage to hosting your Ruby applications there....

Ruby for data processing
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Brian Chapados talks about using ruby & rake to build a simple workflow to coordinate external processes.

Lazy Indexing
Category: Database > General      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Matt Aimonetti shows how to quickly get your database queries to run faster when you are not a DBA and are running out of time.

RSpec in 15 minutes
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Cliff Rhyne describes in 15 minutes what it takes to get up and running with RSpec.

Merb
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Much like Rails, Merb is a MVC web-framework written in Ruby. In this talk, Jordan Fowler introduces Merb and presents some of the distinctions and tra...

Ext JavaScript Library
Category: Web Development > Javascript      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Adam Grant talks about his experiences using Ext, a new Javascript library for creating advanced UI controls (like grids, trees, progress bars, etc.)

Facebook API
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

John Bresnik discusses the ruby library for the Facebook API, Facebooker, based on his production experience building Facebook applications. Presentati...

Deploying Rails on Slicehost
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Jared Kuolt shows how to quickly deploy your Rails application to a Slicehost VPS. This talk covers installing MySQL, Nginx, Rails and Mongrel, as well...

MySQL Clustering
Category: Database > mySql      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Rob Kaufman takes on database scaling with MySQL. This talk will walk you through setting up a Master (read write) Slave (read only) MySQL network, as ...

Unobtrusive Javascript
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Matt Aimonetti lays down the law on best-practice Ajax, using behavior oriented javascript with progressive enhancement.

ActionMailer in Action
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Rob Kaufman talks about using ActionMailer safely, how to keep out of the spam box and how to test your emails before your customers see them.