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Ruby on Rails Tutorial: Learn Rails by Example book and screencasts

Though I’ve worked my way through many Rails books, this is the one that finally made me “get” it. Everything is done very much “the Rails way” a way that felt very unnatural to me before, but now after doing this book finally feels natural. This is also the only Rails book that does test-driven development the entire time, an approach highly recommended by the experts but which has never been so clearly demonstrated before. Finally, by including Git, GitHub, and Heroku in the demo examples, the author really gives you a feel for what it’s like to do a real-world project. The tutorial’s code examples are not in isolation.

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Cassandra Essentials Tutorials | DataStax

New to Cassandra? If so, you’re in the right place. Let the experts at DataStax get you up to speed through our visual tutorials, which are designed to introduce you to the essential aspects of Cassandra. There’s no easier way to get a handle on what Cassandra is all about.

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Code School – your path to better code

An interactive online marketplace where you can learn to code directly in the browse

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Railscasts – Beta Invitations

Beta Invitations
You know those invitation systems where a given user can invite a number of other people to join? That’s what I show you how to make in this episode.
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17 Videos Covering Basic Ruby Techiques

If you have developers under you or friends who need to learn Ruby and you want them to get a quick fire, bite by bite introduction to some of the concepts involved, point them to Tekniqal videos
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