Archive for September 2007

CodeGear ships 3rdRail a Ruby on Rails IDE

September 17, 2007

CodeGear is shipping a new integrated development environment (IDE) for Ruby on Rails called 3rdRail that aims to ease the development of Web applications based on the Ruby programming language.
Tour of the 3rdRail IDE


Ruby the shift to human-performance

September 8, 2007

This article is the second in the Ruby x Agile series, documenting a set of six short videos exploring the relationship between Ruby and Agile methodologies. Our first article covered why Ruby and Agile are a good combination.
“Previously, CPU time was indeed precious but now human time is more precious and the focus has shifted to making human activity easier.”
“There has been a shift from machine-performance to human-performance.”