hardscrabble 🍫

By Max Jacobson

Psst. Check out my RubyConf 2017 talk, There are no rules in Ruby.

blog posts

how to tell ruby how to compare numbers to your object with coerce

09 Nov 2015

Let’s say you have some object that represents some numeric idea:

begin rescue else

21 Oct 2015

Quick ruby tip kinda post.

how to log all input in your pry rails console

14 Oct 2015

Many Rubyists use and love the pry gem for adding breakpoints to their programs and inspecting objects. Super useful. Some others use the pry-rails gem to use the pry REPL in place of irb for the rails console.

fake tools

11 Oct 2015

Last week, Flatiron School launched a new online learning program called “Learn Verified”. The launch was accompanied by a letter from the founders, Avi and Adam. This section jumped out to me:

participate in society

03 Oct 2015

If there’s one piece of advice I feel comfortable giving, it’s this: participate in society. Find it in your introverted self to join in.