Rida Al Barazi is a passionate web developer experienced in building smart web applications for startups. He has been designing and building for the web since 2002. He started working with Rails in 2005 and spoke at different web and Rails conferences in Europe and the Middle East.
Rida was raised in Kuwait, grew up in Syria, started his career in Dubai and currently lives in Toronto. In his free time he enjoys music, concerts, movies, traveling and meeting new people. Rida's contact information can be found on his website, www.rida.me.
This is a very good book on Rails 3.
It proceeds in a logical manner, teaching the fundamentals of Rails. Read more
As far as programming books go, I found this read to be so-so. While this book was very useful in that it was my first ever exposure to Ruby on Rails and gave me a good bird's eye... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Winston Kotzan
The biggest problem with this book is getting Ruby on Rails (RoR) to install properly. I tried with Win7 first and XAMPP and things went well until p. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Stinger51
Beginning Rails 3 is a book that does a great job introducing an aspiring web developer to the world of Ruby on Rails, and the architecture conventions that Rails utilizes. Read morePublished on April 20, 2012 by roman
A good bit of the code in the kindle version is very difficult to read. It shows up in very light gray and is very small (and does not scale).Published on December 22, 2011 by Stephen B. Deese
The Ruby on Rails, is one of the virtapay-Earlybird Software Recomended ,So Users Virtapay must be Interesting with this. Read morePublished on October 16, 2011 by Cici Wirachmat
The book does a decent job outlining what Ruby is and what Rails is. However, the app in this book can really be written in about an hour or less with much simpler methodology. Read morePublished on June 16, 2011 by Amazon Customer
I have been programming Rails on and off since 2006 so I am probably not the target audience for this book. Read morePublished on May 21, 2011 by Lars Tackmann
I'm not so long ago began to study the Rails. But faced with the fact don't have good documentation on the rails 3 (on the Edge) on my native language (Russian). Read morePublished on March 7, 2011 by Roman V.