Jay McGavren

Leveraging Ruby Libraries

Date: This event took place live on January 26 2016

Presented by: Jay McGavren

Duration: Approximately 90 minutes.

Cost: Free

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In this webcast Jay McGavren will show how to use the powerful functionality built into Ruby, and how to install new libraries with even greater capabilities. He'll demonstrate how to process complex data using arrays and blocks, how to use the CSV library (included with Ruby) to load spreadsheets, and how to install the Sinatra gem so you can build a simple web app.

About Jay McGavren

Jay McGavren is the author of Head First Ruby, from O'Reilly (released November 2015). He's been working in the online developer education industry since 2011, and speaks regularly at tech conferences.