Book Review of the Day
Build Awesome Command-Line Applications in Ruby 2
Wednesday 30 Jul
Author: David B. Copeland
Publisher: Pragmatic Bookshelf
Audience: Ruby Developers
Reviewer: Mike James
This is an updated edition of an earlier book but the only substantive changes are to make it work with Ruby 2.
Spreadsheets Are Special
Don't dismiss the spreadsheet. It not only brought programming to the masses but was an early entry into rapid application development, functional programming and an easy and natural approach to parallel programming, reactive programming and cellular automata.
Accessing Salesforce Data from Angular.js
In this tutorial we show you how to sign up for a Salseforce developer account and build a connected app that gets contacts from the user’s Force.com account and shows them using twitter bootstrap.
Clive Sinclair And The Small Home Computer Revolution
Not every computer innovation originated in the United States. Clive Sinclair was a designer who could make one transistor do the work of two or more. He built low cost and futuristic electronics by doing things different.