052 – Live from RailsConf 2012

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    01:20 – Introductions

    05:48 – What Rails Developer’s Should Care About

    11:11 – Doppler Effect has lead to GPS

    13:10 – Asperger Syndrome / Inability to Learn Social Cues

    • “Here’s your new best practice; not everything is the best practice, right?”

    16:20 – Introspection

    18:15 – Wiki-Wiki

    19:05 – Pattern Hashing: Give names to the decisions you make

    20:38 – Rails Career Anti-Patterns

    22:26 – Block-Oriented, Lexically-Scoped Languages

    23:05 – Learn Ruby Like It’s a Whole New Language

    23:23 – JavaScript is Crap

    27:10 – Prudence

    39:08 – Bundler

    31:30 – LivingSocial

    34:15 – Rails => Make it a kind of grassroots thing

    • More Companies to Use Ruby

    Questions:

    41:00 – Rich Hickey: Functional Programming vs Object-Oriented Programming

    42:50 – Instance.Exec

    44:50 – Not just Rails Devs, but more Devs in general

    48:48 – Diversity in the Rails Community: More Women!

    51:36 – KidsRuby

    57:00 – All sufficiently large & successful systems evolve into object-oriented systems

    1:03:15 – CookpadMiles Woodroffe (Sponsor)