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Migrate from Oh-my-zsh to Prezto

Written by Jerome Dalbert / Original link on May. 6, 2014

EDIT: This article is outdated. I have moved away from Prezto and now use my own minimal ZSH settings. Zsh is an amazing shell, and Oh-my-zsh is very good at showcasing its power without having to dive into too much configuration. I recommend it to Zsh first-timers: within minutes they can enjoy au…


Mapping Lubumbashi

Written by Derick Rethans / Original link on May. 6, 2014

Mapping Lubumbashi London, UK Tuesday, May 6th 2014, 19:26 BST I spent last Saturday helping out HOT, the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, to improve the map of Lubumbashi, Congo. This session focussed on digitizing the data that was acquired on the ground by volunteers. But this was not where the…



Speeding Up ActiveRecord Tests

Written by Corey Haines / Original link on May. 3, 2014

It is no secret that I'm a huge proponent of fast tests and their contribution to effective testing and design techniques. When doing any form of test-first development, the length of the feedback cycle when running individual tests should be as fast as possible. The design techniques associated wi…