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Ignite RailsConf 2012 Schedule

April 22, 2012

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Rating: Everyone
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Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

I've been taking improv classes, and two of the major principles are "Happy, healthy, sexy" and "Yes, and..." . The more performers are in a positive stance, the better the performance goes. Likewise, we as developers can get more done when we're in a positive state of mind. Happy, healthy teammates wo

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Rating: Everyone
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Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

The recent emergence of the Software Craftsmanship movement in the last decade has been accompanied with quite a bit of confusion on what the movement is exactly about and whether it adds any value beyond previous software development movements, such as Agile and Software Engineering. In this short talk, Andy Maleh will define Software Craftsmanship, compare and contrast to Software Engineering, and provide examples on how both disciplines are playing out at the Groupon software development environment.

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Rating: Everyone
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Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

I want to share a story about developer who lost his spark. Where did the spark come from? Why did he lose it? What now? The only way you'll find out is by coming to igniterailsconf 2012.

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Rating: Everyone
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Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

These days synthesizers are often though of as the soulless noise makers of repetitive dance music. But only recently has this notion become the norm. Originally synths make their mark on popular culture as the futuristic outer space noise of Sci-fi and the haunting tones of a new kind of classical music. The massive machines that were developed years ago (well before the ump-chick-ump chick of techno) were created by engineers out of transistors, resistors, capacitors and wires. Truly a geeks instrument if there ever was one.

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Rating: Everyone
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Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

Both Velveeta and ActiveRecord take a lot of heat for not being "perfectly designed" or "actual cheese". But you know what? They have mass appeal, and are perfect to use in the right circumstances. I present: A refound love affair with migrations, active record, and velveeta.

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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 598 times
Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

Carrying on the tradition of delivering a completely improvised Ignote presentation, Adam Keys took to the stage at RailsConf 2012.

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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 610 times
Recorded at: April 23, 2012
Date Posted: September 18, 2012

Mobile has poor network and less powerful spec. Offline mobile app will solve this! But I feel asset pipeline conflict with rack-offline. aggregate all path's files to manifest file and detect its change. Do you have alternative way? I need re-implementation asset pipelines parse //= jquery and aggregate several paths, don't I? I don't have implement yet, but Let's hack together!