Monthly Archives: February 2014

A Simple Go Web App on Heroku with MongoDB on MongoHQ

Go is an extremely clean and fun language to work with and has a bunch of handy, modular, well documented packages out of the box. We can easily build a small web app using pure Go for handler functions, the … Continue reading

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Go Interfaces and Quacking

When we think of interfaces, as traditional object-oriented programmers, the words ‘abstract’ or ‘implements’ come to mind and the example of ¬†the Shape Interface with the Rectangle and Triangle classes materialises before us; or the Animal interface with a Dog … Continue reading

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Handy gems for minitest-rails part2

Originally posted on rails learning:
Mocks and stubs are not new concepts that have been introduced in minitest. If you want to get detailed understanding about what are mocks and stubs you should read mocks aren’t stubs¬†written by Martin Fowler.…

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Ruby Through Rails PART 3 – Bundler configuration and settings

Originally posted on narutosanjiv:
Note: I am currently using ruby-2.1.0 with rvm-1.25.13 and for bundler code, i have used relative path to bundler. On my system, Bundler absolute path is $HOME/.rvm/gems/ruby-2.1.0@global/gems/bundler-1.5.0. You can have different path based on your preferences.…

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Does the next decade belong to Go?

If history is anything to go by it seems inevitable that a new language will dominate the next decade. A new language will also need to solve problems that matter to this expanded world and that the existing languages will be slow to provide (or find impossible to provide). Could that new language be Go? Continue reading

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