I’ve updated my course material for the class I’m teaching at the Big Nerd Ranch next week. We’re teaching Ruby and Ruby on Rails in a 7-day, intensive course for those new to programming and those who want an in-depth exposure to Ruby before diving into Rails.
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James and Dana are back from Mountain West Ruby Conf, and the videos of their talks are up:
The iPhone SDK has now been around long enough where we can start to pick out good practices in using some of the more “fuzzy” areas. There are two small, but important, practices that can make your life much easier.
Here are 4 reasons for prototyping applications first. By prototyping, I mean an emphasis on building working applications rapidly: