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Zeal Interestings, Issue 30
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Languages & Libraries

Why testing for functional programming skills at software developer interviews is good for your business

Given our commitment to semantic versioning, this should be an easy upgrade for anyone already using RSpec 3, but if we did introduce any regressions, please let us know, and we'll get a patch release out with a fix ASAP.
On the Server
Elixir processes can manage state in the same way that long-lived objects do in a Ruby or Javascript application and we have two OTP abstractions that make this sort of thing easy: Agent and GenServer.
Checklist of security precautions for Ruby on Rails applications.

On the Front-End
Simple and highly customizable excel-like spreadsheet

Ember.js (or should we say Amber.js) turned five years old last December. In some ways, five years is a short amount of time. But when measured in web framework years, it feels like a downright eternity.
A lightweight toolset for writing styles in JavaScript ✨

On the Go

6 Simple Patterns to improve your React Native Experience

How Apollo will deliver a unified, incrementally adoptable experience across all three platforms

No one in the Ruby community should worry about the availability or security of RubyGems being connected in any way to the fundraising of Ruby Together. 
Profiler for your development and production Ruby rack apps. 

Today, we’re excited to announce that npm Orgs, our collaboration tool for helping teams manage permissions and share their code, is free for all developers of open source packages. You may invite an...

People & Process

GeePaw urges us to reach beyond idle rule-making.

Mentorship, Impact, and a Culture of Growth

If you’re experiencing remote team growing pains in your office, here are some tried and true tips to ensure your remote employees do not feel, well, so remote,

Learning & Growth

Every now and then, I stumble across a programming language that does something so different that it changes how I think about coding. In this post, I want to share some of my favorite finds.

Adapting to industry shifts and student feedback, the computer science department has implemented va...

Must See

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Other Cool Stuff

The owner of the Web's biggest advertising platform is building an ad blocker?

All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join me for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew, from pop culture to politics, Hollywood to history… The Way I Heard It is a series of short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.
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