James Edward Gray II has been a Rubyist for fourteen years now. In recent times, he has spent time in other communities, especially Elixir. He loves learning what each new group has to offer and bringing forward so much awesome that he absorbed from Ruby.
August 8th, 2018 | 48 mins 51 secs
Ruby is great. But it's not the best tool for everything. On this episode, I talk to James Edward Gray II and Steve Klabnik. Both James and Steve have made substantial contributions to the Ruby and Rails community, and they now both spend lots of time using other languages. We talk about what makes Rust and Elixir interesting for Ruby developers to learn, what some other interesting languages might be.