Feedburner RSS Feed Headliner

Posted by CobyR on June 24th, 2010

Playing with feedburner’s options. ↑ Grab this Headline Animator

Playing with the embed option on the confreaks video player. I just overrode the height and width so that it would fit nicely on my blog. http://budurl.com/8f6w

Clearing your DNS cache on OS X

Posted by CobyR on May 30th, 2009

To clear the DNS cache on Mac OS X 10.5 use: dscacheutil -flushdnscache on 10.4 and earlier try: lookupd -flushdnscache Needed this just now as I was setting up the new sub-domain for Goruco 2009 Confreaks site.

Dan Yoder’s (@dyoder) LA Ruby Conf 2009 Presentation

Posted by CobyR on May 20th, 2009

All of the LA Ruby Conf 2009 Videos are now available online. It has taken a while to actually get to processing them, but it didn’t take long once I was able to focus on it and get them done (this past weekend). Feel free to post any comments about this video below.


Posted by CobyR on February 6th, 2009

I should be in Orlando Florida right now, helping record acts_as_conference. ATTi is a Platinum sponsor for this conference and one of my Sr. Engineers, Lori Holden will be presenting on ActiveORM, part of the merb + rails => Rails 3 project. Instead I spent the day doing an internal web-cast of our (ATTi) all […]

[ANN] LA Ruby Conf 2009

Posted by CobyR on January 24th, 2009

We are proud to announce LA Ruby Conf 2009. Please visit the site and plan on visiting us on April 4th, for what promises to be a great regional ruby event! Hope to see you there! For details visit: http://www.larubyconf.com — Finally – it’s 4:09 AM and I think I’m ok with the content on […]

LA Ruby Conf 2009

Posted by CobyR on January 3rd, 2009

We are making all of our plans to put on LA Ruby Conf 2009.  Target date is April 4th, 2009.  Still working on a location, the web-site will be up by the end of this weekend, and then we’ll announce on ruby-talk, etc… http://www.larubyconf.com/

AT&T Interactive: The Many Facets of Ruby

Posted by CobyR on December 13th, 2008

Well it has taken some time, but I’ve finally put my slides from the Voices That Matter: Professional Ruby Conference online. If you have questions feel free to contact me.

Twitter Mashups

Posted by CobyR on November 18th, 2008

During the lightening talks tonight at #prorubyconf08, someone did a presentation on some mashups they have done for twitter. Check them out at: http://www.followcost.net (for something interesting put guykawasaki in to see his cost) and http://www.twistr.org Twistr is Twitter + flickr creates things like this and lets you vote on them: Twistr. Twitter + Flickr […]


Posted by CobyR on October 7th, 2008

Airline alphabet soup.  Translates to Los Angeles to Detroit to Amsterdam to Oslo. Headed overseas to record the second annual Smidig conference. I wanted to stick a photo of LAX in here, but it turns out the USB cable I use to transfer photos got stuck in a bag that I put in my checked-in […]