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Episode #423 – December 3rd, 2013

Episode #423 – December 3rd, 2013

This week we watch, lint, memoize, error handle, say hello to and write more idiomatic Ruby.

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Idiomatic Ruby

I recently read a new post on the Ruby Love blog about idiomatic Ruby. This post walks through a great refactoring exercise, showing how you can write more Ruby-esque code -- for example, iterating through an enumerable using .map instead of .each, returning a result with send, and cleaning up conditionals using a ternary operator.

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Previous Episodes

Episode #422 – November 26th, 2013

Ruby fixes a heap overflow, Rack::Attack protects your app from abusive clients, a proposal for changing Rails Session Storage, learn about Rake File Tasks and Demystify the Ruby GC.

Episode #421 – November 22nd, 2013

In this episode, automatic length validations for your ActiveRecord models, Angular.js vs Ember.js, the Ionic framework, Watson for inline issue tracking and faking it with remote services.

Episode #420

PostgreSQL lands on Amazon RDS, using chruby and ruby-install over RVM and rbenv, a free shopping cart Rails app, integrating Quickbooks with Rails 4, Mixpanel with Ruby, and Ruby Under a Microscope.

Episode #419

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