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Danielle Adams

Ruby Racing: Challenging Ruby Methods


Ruby is widely-used and prides itself on “simplicity and productivity”. But what is happening under the hood of our favorite programming language? Are there better, faster, or stronger ways to implement these methods? I’m going to take a deep, yet brief, dive into testing and optimizing some of Ruby’s most popularly convenient methods.


Danielle is a full-stack software engineer working at Blue Apron on their Warehouse Management System software. She mostly works with Ember.js, but she is always happy when she's able to jump into the back-end and work on the API, built with Ruby on Rails. Having been a professional developer for just under 2 years, she has been coding since age 12. In her free time, she enjoys live music, food, and playing with puppies.