Meet up

LRUG - February

Monday, 12th February in London

This meetup was organised by LRUG: London Ruby User Group in February 2018

Overview

The Human Cost of Messy Code

Adrian Booth

Software developer working for Skills Matter

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Rosa Fox

Rosa is a developer at Government Digital Service and an organiser of the Code Bar.

_why Symbol#to_proc works and more

Simon George

Computer Science. Full stack dev, Ruby on Rails, UX, Design, 3D printing, photography and geek stuff that makes my heart sing. CTO @JobLab. My views are not my own.

Introduction to Active Storage

Dan Kim

Ruby on Rails and iOS developer based in Stockholm. Co-Founder at Binary Blitz.

Things I wish I'd known about Ruby Gems

Iain Beeston

I've been developing web apps in ruby for the last 9 years, mostly in consultancies. I used to be at New Bamboo/Thoughtbot, now at bluespot. I've published a few gems in my time and I maintain the json-schema gem.

Increase Your Quality of Life: An RSpec Primer

I’m here to offer you a short but sweet look into Rspec and what it can do. It’s a list of nice to knows, but did you actually know them? Based on “Effective testing with Rspec 3” by Myron Marston and Ian Dees.

Elena Tanasoiu

I’m a Ruby on Rails developer working at Unboxed. I enjoy learning new things and asking dumb questions. I’ve been called many things, mostly by angry people on Twitter.

Git commit signing: Code we can trust?

But what about our own code?

When we deploy to production, how do we know we can trust it?

What if someone pushes a hack to our github?

Will CI still push it to production?

It turns out Git has a cool feature that can help us trust the code we deploy. We'll discuss Git Commit Signing, how it can help us, and what downsides it may have.

Matthew Rudy Jacobs

Matthew has been coding since 2006 in London, Cambridge and Hong Kong. He founded the Hong Kong developer community Codeaholics, and organised Hong Kong Code Conf from 2014 to 2016.



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