Intro to programming

Gant Laborde, co-founder Iconoclast Labs, LLC

Know Ruby

Ruby is a Programming Language

Made in Japan with productivity and happiness in mind


You mean Ruby on Rails?


Not Always!

Rails is a framework for making excellent web applications.

Ruby can be found in desktop apps, phones, robots, and even other frameworks!



Ruby on Your Computer

We set up Vagrant

Basic Vagrant Commands

// creates and starts your virtual machine
vagrant up
// connect to your virtual machine
vagrant ssh
// stop your virtual machine
vagrant halt
// destroy your virtual machine (usually not necessary)
vagrant destroy

Links and Resources

Read about Common Trip-Ups and Tour Ruby

Enjoy Learning More Ruby with RubyWarrior

My Code Walkthrough