Ruby on Rails Podcast

Ruby on Rails Podcast

The Ruby on Rails Podcast, a weekly conversation about Ruby on Rails,open source software, and the programming profession.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.



#175: Carlos Souza from Code School

November 7, 2014 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 5 minutes

Carlos Souza from Code School joins Sean Devine to discuss programming education, the open source software community, and Code School's courses and screencasts.


#174: Introduction to Ninefold for Rails Hosting

October 29, 2014 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

Sean talks with Brittany and Risa from Ninefold's customer support team about his experience using Ninefold on a new application.


#173: Rails Rumble 2014 Entries

October 25, 2014 at 12:00PM • 60 minutes

Sean Devine reviews the 2014 Rails Rumble entries, points out some highlights, and reveals who he would pick as the winner.


#172: Nick Mango - heyswell.com and Rails Rumble countdown

October 17, 2014 at 11:00AM • 59 minutes

Nick Mango joins Sean Devine to talk about Swell, his new service that let's you know instantly when something exciting is happening on your website. Also, they share some final thoughts about the upcoming Rails Rumble.


#171: Tales of My Solo Hackathon Entry

October 14, 2014 at 8:00PM • 53 minutes

Sean Devine recorded his first solo podcast to talk about his first solo hackathon entry. This episode is chock full of advice about how to compete in a hackathon, especially if you're on a small/solo team and/or are old.


#170: Reid Carlberg - Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon @ Dreamforce 2014

October 1, 2014 at 8:00AM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Reid Carlberg joins Sean Devine to preview another! October hackathon - the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon at Dreamforce 2014 in San Francisco, CA from October 10th - 12th. Since one of the categories is Heroku, Rails developers are a great match for the event.


#169: CallerKey - 2013 Rails Rumble Winner

September 28, 2014 at 8:00AM • 57 minutes

Imran Raja and Shah Sikder, two of the three team members that built Caller Key - the winner of the 2013 Rails Rumble, join Sean Devine to discuss their victory.


#168: Josh Owens - 2007 Rails Rumble Winner; Bonus Meteor Intro

September 19, 2014 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 6 minutes

Josh Owens, Meteor developer and former winner of the Rails Rumble, talks to Sean Devine about the entry that won and some others that didn't. He also gives an overview of the basics of Meteor because Sean knows nothing.


#167: Kelli Shaver - 2013 Rails Rumble Solo Winner

September 11, 2014 at 6:00PM • 58 minutes

Kelli Shaver, winner of the 2013 Rails Rumble solo division, joins Sean Devine to talk about her many Rails Rumble entries and last year's VICTORY.


#166: Tom & Nick Mango - Rails Rumble 2014 Preview

September 4, 2014 at 7:00AM • 59 minutes

Tom & Nick Mango - organizers of the Rails Rumble - join Sean Devine to preview the this year's competition. This is the first in a series of episodes about the Rails Rumble (a 48 hour application development competition in October). If you've participated in the past or are thinking about participating this year, you should definitely listen to this episode.