Tag: Ruby
Beginner’s Tutorials for Developing with Ruby on Rails

Beginner’s Tutorials for Developing with Ruby on Rails

If you have any practice with backend languages then you should know something about Rails. It's often regarded as a cleaner language compared to PHP and is often faster to build working applications from scratch. Even if you have no experience doing backend work, this set of tutorials will provide a quick and easy ...

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Open Source Crowdfunding Page – Crowdhoster

Open Source Crowdfunding Page – Crowdhoster

Crowdfunding is a getting popular way of providing the initial/startup funds for a project or idea. There are platforms for hosting a crowdfunding plaform like Kickstarter and IndieGogo which take a percentage of the collected amount (which is fair). Alternatively, it is possible to host your own campaign to ...

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Work With Photoshop Files Using Ruby – PSD.rb

Work With Photoshop Files Using Ruby – PSD.rb

Photoshop documents (PSD) exist for a very long time and they are mostly a "locked box". Alternative programs like Gimp or IrfanView exist for viewing the contents but that was hard to do via a programming language. PSD.rb is a Ruby library, created by LayerVault, that offer a solid way for parsing Photoshop ...

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Charts With A Single Line Of Ruby – Chartkick

Charts With A Single Line Of Ruby – Chartkick

Chartkick is a Ruby gem (also has a JavaScript API which doesn't require Ruby) for creating good-looking charts very easily and quickly. It integrates with 2 charting libraries: Highcharts and Google Charts where it is possible to use the same functions for generating charts with each library. There is ...

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Scout – Compass & Sass Made Easier

-1° Scout – Compass & Sass Made Easier

Scout is a free application (with Windows and Mac versions) that allows anyone to make use of Compass and Sass without the complexity of Ruby + command line. The application runs Sass and Compass in a self-contained Ruby environment, has support for defining multiple projects and various settings to customize the ...

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FnordMetric – Real-Time Dashboards For Any Data

FnordMetric – Real-Time Dashboards For Any Data

FnordMetric is an open source web application for creating real-time dashboards that can visualize the data you want. It uses Redis as the datastore (if you have the date in another db, it should be pushed there) and allows defining our own plotting + counting functions as Ruby blocks. The application has a ...

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Squash – Open Source Tool For Exception Reporting & Bug Analysis

Squash – Open Source Tool For Exception Reporting & Bug Analysis

Squash is an open source application, that is built by Square (with Ruby), for finding and killing bugs. The application is multi-user, has client libraries for different systems (Ruby on Rails, Objective-C, etc.) and can catch + record errors when they happen. Once they are caught, it sends them to the API, ...

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Open Source Framework For Beautiful Dashboards – Dashing

Dashing is a flexible framework, built with Ruby (Sinatra-based) and Coffeescript, for creating attractive dashboards. The dashboard is formed of widgets which can pull data from any source. The widgets interface is powered by Gridster and they can be re-positioned with drag 'n drops. There are sample widgets ...

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