Archive for the ‘Interviews’ category

CodeGear CEO eyes Ruby

May 8, 2007

Better later than never, it is nice to see that soon we are going to have news related to Ruby coming from CodeGear(BORLAND), as InfoWorld Editor at Large Paul Krill spoke with Douglas last week about CodeGear and its mission see:
http://www.infoworld.com/article/07/05/07/douglas-codegear_1.html

Tim Bray on Rails, REST, Java Dynamic Languages, and More

October 16, 2006

At the Canada on Rails conference held earlier this year, InfoQ Ruby editor Obie Fernandez recorded an interview with Tim Bray, one of the inventors of XML and current Director of Web Technologies for Sun Microsystems. Tim did not hesitate to share his frank opinions regarding Ruby and Rails, JRuby, the impact of dynamic languages on web development, static versus dynamic typing, Sun’s support of the JRuby project, Atom, and WS-* versus REST approaches to systems integration.
http://www.infoq.com/interviews/tim_bray_rails_and_more

PuneRuby interviews the “Ruby Programming community” leader in Ericsson

September 9, 2006

It is an interview with the Ericsson Ruby Programming commmunity leader by a famous Indian Ruby User Group from Pune, a city called ‘Oxford of the East’ and is also home to many software and IT companies. “PuneRuby” is known also to be interviewed many Ruby gurus such as Bruce Tate and Charles Nutter (now just hired Sun). http://www.puneruby.com/blog/?p=91

Ruby is exploding onto the scene as Java did at the end of 1990s

August 24, 2006

Java is no longer the answer to every software development problem. Ruby is exploding onto the scene, just as Java did at the end of 1990s. Developers are driving the revolution, and the amazing productivity of Ruby on Rails is fueling it. So who better to talk about Ruby and Rails than the strongest proponent of Ruby, Bruce Tate.
http://www.puneruby.com/blog/?p=62

Ruby climbed up to the 13th place in the Tiobe index

August 24, 2006

In blitz interview with Bruce Tate, he says that does not know, use, or has an opinion on the Ruby language yet. But since this language climbed up to the 13th place in the Tiobe index, it deserves to be taken seriously.
Tiobe Index
http://www.tiobe.com/tpci.htm
Blitz Interview: Can Ruby Live Without Rails?
http://opensource.sys-con.com/read/251986.htm

Ruby on Rails: Making Programmers Happy

August 24, 2006

David Heinemeier Hansson, the creator of the increasingly popular Ruby on Rails Web application framework, answered a few questions about his creation earlier this week for eWEEK Senior Editor Darryl K. Taft.
http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1895,1880280,00.asp