Monthly Archives: September 2007

Ruby Performance on Various VM’s

What started a few days ago as a little tinkering with a Google Code Jam practice problem (Big City Skyline) turned into a mini-benchmark of three Ruby VM’s on my MacBook Pro 2.2GHz. The program (a solution to the “Big … Continue reading

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Agnostic Unobtrusive JavaScript

A few weeks ago I wrote about Unobtrusive JavaScript using the Prototype versus JQuery stacks. In that post I came down on the side of the JQuery stack. Something I didn’t analyze at the time, was: is it possible to … Continue reading

Posted in AJAX, RJS templates, Ruby on Rails | 4 Comments