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What kind of tests should I write for my project?

Should I test my project? Should I write dozens of tests for each feature? What kind of tests should I focus on? Not all projects are created equal - testing is the same. Sometimes you need to test hard, sometimes you don’t. I’m sharing a few observations on testing from my 16 yrs experience as a software developer. Test fundamentalists do not open ;-)

Scheduling Recurring Events with Ice Cube Gem

Ice_cube is a ruby library for effectively taking care of repeated events (schedules). The force lies in the ability to indicate multiple rules, and have ice_cube rapidly make sense of whether the schedule falls on a specific date (.occurs_on?), or what times it… read more

English Premier League (EPL) 2016/17 Season - Open Data in Text (n SQL, JSON,...)

Hello, I’ve added the new 2016/17 season for the English Premier League (EPL). To import the plain text public domain datasets (fixtures) in your (SQL) database of choice (defaults to sqlite) use $ sportdb build in the /eng-england folder. It’s that easy ;-) Enjoy the beautiful game. Cheers. PS: Step 0.1 - $ gem install sportdb and Step 0.2 - $ git clone <> or download the zip archive. PPS: Find out more about the sportdb gem family on the project site.

meet zchannel.rb

zchannel provides a high level and easy to use API for sending objects between Ruby processes.

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