Recent Posts

  • February 24, 2021 – productivity

    Productive Laziness

    You’re tired. Exhausted. Your mind simply isn’t responding. You stare at the code; it stares back at you. You type something. It doesn’t work. You delete it. The clock says: 04:00 PM. You know what you need: a break.

  • January 18, 2021 – ruby , tdd , testing

    A Simple Way To Get Started With TDD

    TDD is awesome, but also confusing (and even scary) for those who never practiced it. But it doesn’t have to! We’re gonna learn how to get started with it by fixing bugs (so we can kill two birds with one stone).

  • July 18, 2020 – ruby

    Baking Tasks With 'Bake'

    How many times have you searched how to pass arguments to a rake task? Bake makes it as easy as creating a simple method (literally).

  • August 22, 2019 – gsoc , ruby , rubygems

    Lessons Learned on GSoC 2019

    Opening a Pull Request for Rubygems, a part of the Ruby language seemed like a terrifying thing to me. Like, all my code could be running on everyone else’s machines someday. What if I introduced a security bug? Although I’ve been contributing to open source projects since 2016, these thoughts kept on my mind.

  • May 14, 2019 – cli , gsoc , ruby , rubygems

    How Rubygems commands works

    I’m currently working on GSoC, and I have to Integrate functionality from gem-web into RubyGems gem CLI. So, we’re going to add a new CLI option to rubygems. As my first task on it, my mentor Saroj Maharjan (@zoras) sent me some PRs (#1938 and #1944) to study, as well as the class Command of rubygems codebase. Here’s a bit of what I’ve learned:

  • May 14, 2019 – gsoc

    How I got accepted to GSoC 2019

    My background Ruby is my favorite programming language. I’ve been working with it almost every day since 2016, whether on college projects or at work. I love how it is simple, clear, elegant and beautiful. Take a look at the code snippet bellow:

  • May 07, 2019 – gsoc


    Hello world everyone! I’m Matheus Richard, a Software Engineering undergraduated student at UnB (Brazil). I’m an open source developer, I love music and my newfound passion is game development.