It took a tweet from Noel Rappin to remind me, but it seems that today marks two years since the first episode of RubyTapas went live. I started RubyTapas with a simple concept: that Ruby developers might enjoy frequent, short, focused videos on intermediate to advanced Ruby and OO concepts. One new idea, distilled into short […]
As I posted a few months ago, the good folks at TekPub recently took my hours of footage of a weekend coding project and turned it into a tightly edited hour-and-fifteen-minute screencast. Well, as you might have heard, TekPub has since been acquired by Pluralsight. First of all, I just want to say huge congratulations […]
A long while back I gave myself a challenge: I was going to code up and launch a web app in a weekend. And I was going to narrate and record the whole process for later release as a screencast series. I did just that, and created cowsays.com. I later edited and released two parts […]
Sometimes one instance is all you need.
Today’s free Monday episode of RubyTapas concerns how to reliably discover a user’s home directory.