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What is Ruby? [ID:380] (1/6)

in series: Introduction to Ruby

video tutorial by Lucas Holland, added 09/07

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In this episode, we take a look at what Ruby is and explore some core concepts behind it.


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44. cartier repliques bracelet clou Sat, 10 Jul 2010 15:44

nice introduction, i was looking for this thank you for taking this initiative.

43. christian louboutin shoes sale Thu, 20 May 2010 15:53

Please don't read the examples verbatim... and try to keep the examples to a max. of 3. For example: Everything about you is an object, for eg. <lots of objects>. I also did not get feel that you have rehearsed the script (or that you have a script!).

But otherwise, a fine job. I will continue listening to the rest of the lectures.

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Great start for me. Looking to convert my skills to develop business application / s around construction industry. Am looking to go away from Coldfusion

Many thanks for the great intro.

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Very interesting, I'm a java programmer that want to learn ruby

good videos

38. gjjtxgad Thu, 28 Jan 2010 23:45

i am very very love learning gems

37. anonymous Sat, 19 Dec 2009 13:45

Nice video. Thanks. I visited your site.

36. anonymous Wed, 11 Nov 2009 17:09

havent seen much for sure but a great start for some folk like me to have a recently risen interest to ruby

please go on

35. anonymous Tue, 03 Nov 2009 20:05

Good video.

Good aproach on what is OOP.


34. anonymous Thu, 29 Oct 2009 08:00

Excellent. Clear English acsent, good explanations. :-)

33. anonymous Wed, 14 Oct 2009 13:56

thank you for the info!

32. anonymous Sun, 04 Oct 2009 14:03

Its very good tutorial....beginners must see this tutorials.....

31. anonymous Sun, 04 Oct 2009 07:22

My god, You're the best!

Free video tutorials for learning programming :D

and for total beginners too :D

Thanks So Much!

30. anonymous Sun, 27 Sep 2009 10:41

very good looking presentation! I suggest trim 10 seconds from the end of the video to take off the mutted content.

Congratulations for your video!!

Thank you - exactly where I needed to start at.

28. anonymous Sat, 15 Aug 2009 15:02

Easy and straight forward.


27. anonymous Tue, 04 Aug 2009 21:15

Well, thank's for the video. I'm brazilian and this is the first time that i have a class about programing in the computer and it was very interesting. I hope watch all these videos and go pro. Thank's again!

this video, is great! i dont speak english well, but i can understand everything that you teach. i'm brazilian, and i'll be back, see your videos and yout tips. thanks!

25. anonymous Mon, 08 Jun 2009 18:01

great video

24. anonymous Fri, 22 May 2009 08:42

It'is oK ....vary simple ...


23. anonymous Thu, 21 May 2009 04:07

Im really pleased with the tutorials videos

22. anonymous Sat, 09 May 2009 05:08

Congratulations, short and concise presentation with good voice

21. anonymous Wed, 06 May 2009 12:52

I need to watch more videos

19. anonymous Thu, 16 Apr 2009 11:21

Great, very useful and presented in a very simple and good way, keep doing the good job, thanks

this is very useful in learning ruby am ver much thank ful to u

17. anonymous Fri, 27 Mar 2009 13:50

I like the first video. I have the latest version of Ruby installed. I am looking forward to more video lessons. Thank you.

Concepts best delivered in small, cumulative chunks, as done here. Good intro.

15. anonymous Fri, 09 Jan 2009 22:00



good luck

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