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Seems like a great way to remove the startup overhead without hassling with the configuration.
More on getting capybara to run smoothly. I'm glad the community is sharing these sorts of things, we're definitely benefiting from it.
I 100% advocate testing behaviour over implementation. That doesn't mean mocking is bad. It means you need to use it to mock out dependencies.
A good way to lookup how pervasive the feature you're about to use is. Ideally you'd just use Modernizr and make your application work either way.
I know of a few front-end heavy projects that should be using something like this.
Another cool game designed to teach developers about design.
I love any article that helps me understand dependency injection more. We've recently started using our config more as we're connecting multiple applications together. This does make testing bothersome. Great tip.
A seriously great list of applications. Fraser is definitely an iPad expert.
Great resource for API developers out there. Are all your PUT requests Idempotent?
Some of the lesser known features in Rails 3.2
A more readable form of the Node.js documentation.
I'm going to use Redis for something one of these days. Saved for reference.
Zach shows why GitHub is so awesome.
An fresh perspective on why software estimates are bad bad mojo.