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Computer Science Programming Basics in Ruby

Computer Science Programming Basics in Ruby

by Ophir Frieder, Gideon Frieder, David Grossman

If you know basic high-school math, you can quickly learn and apply the core concepts of computer science with this concise, hands-on book. Led by a team of experts, you'll quickly understand the difference between computer science and computer programming, and you'll learn how algorithms help you solve computing problems.Each chapter builds on material introduced earlier in the book, so you can master one ...

Price:  $19.99  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2013

Ruby Pocket Reference, 2nd Edition

Ruby Pocket Reference, 2nd Edition

by Michael Fitzgerald

Updated for Ruby 2.2, this handy reference offers brief yet clear explanations of Ruby's core elements - from operators to blocks to documentation creation - and highlights the key features you may work with every day. Need to know the correct syntax for a conditional? Forgot the name of that String method? This book is organized to help you find the facts fast.Ruby Pocket Reference, 2nd Edition is ideal fo...

Price:  $11.90  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2015

Ruby Under a Microscope

Ruby Under a Microscope

by Pat Shaughnessy

Ruby is a powerful programming language with a focus on simplicity, but beneath its elegant syntax it performs countless unseen tasks.Ruby Under a Microscope gives you a hands-on look at Ruby's core, using extensive diagrams and thorough explanations to show you how Ruby is implemented (no C skills required). Author Pat Shaughnessy takes a scientific approach, laying out a series of experiments with Ruby co...

Price:  $23.99  |  Publisher:  No Starch Press  |  Release:  2013

Ruby Performance Optimization

Ruby Performance Optimization

by Alexander Dymo

You don't have to accept slow Ruby or Rails performance. In this comprehensive guide to Ruby optimization, you'll learn how to write faster Ruby code - but that's just the beginning. See exactly what makes Ruby and Rails code slow, and how to fix it. Alex Dymo will guide you through perils of memory and CPU optimization, profiling, measuring, performance testing, garbage collection, and tuning. You'll find ...

Price:  $26.81  |  Publisher:  The Pragmatic Programmers  |  Release:  2015

Programming Cocoa with Ruby

Programming Cocoa with Ruby

by Brian Marick

Programming Cocoa with Ruby brings together two enthusiastic development communities. Ruby programmers will tell you how productive they are with just the right amount of code. Cocoa developers know the importance of a clean, intuitive interface.Now, through Programming Cocoa with Ruby, the joy of Cocoa meets the joy of Ruby....

Price:  $3.58  |  Publisher:  The Pragmatic Programmers  |  Release:  2009

Metaprogramming Ruby

Metaprogramming Ruby

by Paolo Perrotta

As a Ruby programmer, you already know how much fun it is. Now see how to unleash its power, digging under the surface and exploring the language's most advanced features: a collection of techniques and tricks known as metaprogramming. Once the domain of expert Rubyists, metaprogramming is now accessible to programmers of all levels from beginner to expert. Metaprogramming Ruby explains metaprogramming conc...

Price:  $3.98  |  Publisher:  The Pragmatic Programmers  |  Release:  2010

Metaprogramming Ruby 2

Metaprogramming Ruby 2

by Paolo Perrotta

Dig under the surface and explore Ruby's most advanced feature: a collection of techniques and tricks known as metaprogramming. In this book, you'll learn metaprogramming as an essential component of Ruby and discover the deep, non-obvious details of the language. Once you understand the tenets of Ruby, including the object model, scopes, and singleton classes, you're on your way to applying metaprogramming...

Price:  $26.94  |  Publisher:  The Pragmatic Programmers  |  Release:  2014

Ruby on Rails 3 Tutorial

Ruby on Rails 3 Tutorial

by Michael Hartl

Using Rails 3, developers can build web applications of exceptional elegance and power. Although its remarkable capabilities have made Ruby on Rails one of the world's most popular web development frameworks, it can be challenging to learn and use. Ruby on Rails 3 Tutorial is the solution. Leading Rails developer Michael Hartl teaches Rails 3 by guiding you through the development of your own complete sampl...

Publisher:  Addison-Wesley  |  Release:  2010

Refactoring: Ruby Edition

Refactoring: Ruby Edition

by Jay Fields, Shane Harvie, Martin Fowler, Kent Beck

With refactoring, programmers can transform even the most chaotic software into well-designed systems that are far easier to evolve and maintain. What's more, they can do it one step at a time, through a series of simple, proven steps. Now, there's an authoritative and extensively updated version of Martin Fowler's classic refactoring book that utilizes Ruby examples and idioms throughout - not code adapted...

Price:  $39.99  |  Publisher:  Addison-Wesley  |  Release:  2009

Rails AntiPatterns

Rails AntiPatterns

by Chad Pytel, Tammer Saleh

As developers worldwide have adopted the powerful Ruby on Rails web framework, many have fallen victim to common mistakes that reduce code quality, performance, reliability, stability, scalability, and maintainability. Rails AntiPatterns identifies these widespread Rails code and design problems, explains why they're bad and why they happen - and shows exactly what to do instead.The book is organized into c...

Price:  $15.70  |  Publisher:  Addison-Wesley  |  Release:  2010

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