Eric Berry

Eric Berry

Ruby on Rails expert, author, graphic designer.

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Areas of Expertise:

  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Photoshop
  • Web Design
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • training
Eric Berry is a convert to the Ruby language, along with Rails. He was a co-founder of which was acquired by Hewlett-Packard in 2006. Over the past two and a half years, Eric has focused on learning as much about the Ruby language as possible.

Eric has developed enterprise solutions such as Reservation Counter, an online hotel booking engine, and most recently Crop Chocolate, a 'deal of the day' site which is focused on scrapbooking supplies.

Eric is happily married, enjoys spending as much time as possible with his very supportive wife, Aubree, and his newborn son, Mark.

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by Eric Berry
September 2008
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Using Helpers and Blocks to easily add design to your site

April 08 2009

I bought the program Coda by Panic software. It is a pretty cool app, even though it is not my preferred editor. One thing that I love about Panic software is they make beautiful interfaces. In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to create a 'sheet' similar to… read more

Using multiple SMTP accounts with Rails & ActionMailer

March 30 2009

Recently I ran into a problem where I needed to be able to send emails via two different SMTP accounts within the same Rails application. Here's a way to get around this fairly easily using YAML. read more

Creating Custom SOAP Requests with Ruby and Net::HTTP

December 19 2008

Learn to create a custom SOAP request using Ruby and Net::HTTP read more

Swapping Custom Views with RubyCocoa

October 29 2008

Learn how to swap custom views using RubyCocoa in your interface. read more

Git Repositories now offered by ProjectLocker

October 22 2008 now offers Git hosting as well as SVN read more

RubyCocoa and NSTables De-Mystified

October 17 2008

Screencast showing how to create a RubyCocoa application which pulls search results from Amazon using their Web API and populates a table. read more

How to create Tabs with CSS and jQuery from scratch

October 11 2008

Learn how to create a tabbed content window using CSS and jQuery from scratch. read more

Becoming a Sexy Programmer: Clean Forms

October 08 2008

Learn how easy it is to stylize a form with CSS versus using table tags. read more

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