January 2015

January 20, 2015

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Speaker/Topic

####Regexes are dead, long live regexes

#####Regular Expressions vs Ruby’s String method equivalents

This month, you will learn about regular expressions and why you may not want to use them.

####Regular Expressions

###Kris Luminar Merchants Bonding Company

Kris will cover how to read regular expressions and increase your regular expression literacy.

####Ruby string methods

###Dan Buettner Merchants Bonding Company

Dan will enlighten us on Ruby’s string method equivalents that may prove to be more readable and better than the equivalent regular expression.

Pizza Sponsor

Thanks to Robert Half Technology for providing pizza for this meeting.

Meeting Location

Merchants Bonding Company
2100 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, Iowa, 50321

This is across the street from Grays Lake and just south of Waterworks Park.

Park behind the building on the south side and enter through the patio.

Wi-fi Internet access is available.

Click here for a map.