This Is Fine: Interesting Thoughts on Tech Debt

Ryan Leland

Ryan chats with us for the first time with some mess free strategies for reducing the cost of not...


Exploring Hotwire: HTML over the wire

Matt Riemer

Matt shares the basics of Hotwire: Basecamp's new attempt to turn frontend web development on its...


Git Rebase

Brooke Kuhlmann

Brooke Kuhlmann—another guest from Boulder, CO—visits to talk in-depth about git rebase, why it c...


Introduction to Rails

Chris Cumming

Chris picks up the torch for our first combined ExchangeJS + YEGRB meetup to introduce a whole ne...


Managing Multiple Databases in Rails 6

Andrew McCann

Andrew returns to talk about multiple databases in Rails 6—why you might need them, what Rails 6 ...


A Ruby-Type Talk featuring Sorbet

Chris Cumming

Chris talks about Sorbet, a tool for adding static type checking to Ruby projects.


JWTs: what Rails developers need to know

Dan Moore

What is a JSON Web Token (JWT) and why do you care? JWTs are a stateless, standardized way to rep...


Building Your First Gem

Andy Stechishin

Andy Stechishin walks us through building, packaging, and sharing your own Ruby library on RubyGems!


Building Chat Bots in Ruby

Will Gabriel

Will Gabriel walks you through building and deploying a Slack or Discord bot with Ruby to help li...


Native Extensions for Ruby

Karl Parkinson

Karl Parkinson teaches us about integrating machine-compiled extensions into your Ruby projects i...