Happy Phone Number provides easy methods to format phone numbers from your Rails models. Virtually any country specific format or convention could be supported, including national and international format. For the not (yet) supported countries, a general method using a simple mask is also provided.
BitNami Gitorious Stack Native Installer is an easy-to-install distribution of the Gitorious application. It includes pre-configured, ready-to-run versions of Apache and MySQL so users can get a Gitorious installation up and running in minutes after answering a few questions. Windows, Linux, Linux 64, and Mac OS X operating systems are supported. Gitorious provides an Open Source infrastructure for hosting projects which use Git. It also supports projects with wikis, a Web interface for merge requests and code reviews, and activity timelines for projects and developers.
NewsCloud is software you can use to power engaging social media communities. It provides a suite of Facebook-connected interactive features that can help you host a vibrant online community for your neighborhood, topic, community group, nonprofit, membership association, or city. While most content management systems are optimized around publishing, NewsCloud's features offer ways for your audience to participate and lead the site with user generated content. As activity increases, you can integrate advertising and paid content referral systems to capture new revenue streams. NewsCloud is designed to help you move beyond the limitations of Facebook pages.
setiQuest is a project that empowers earthlings everywhere to become active participants in the search for cosmic company. It includes two software systems. SonATA detects the evidence of extra-terrestrial technology in data that has been collected, and SetiQuest Explorer is an Android app through which anyone can access the same telescope data and visually detect evidence of alien technology.
BitNami Spree Stack greatly simplifies the deployment of Spree and its required dependencies. It can be deployed using a native installer, as a virtual machine, in the cloud, or as a module over an already installed infrastructure stack. Spree is a very powerful and flexible e-commerce platform written for the Ruby on Rails framework.
render_inheritable is a Rails 3 plugin that allows one to inherit or override single templates for controller hierarchies. With this gem, a template is searched in the current controller's view folder (as usual). If it is not found there, the template with the same name in the view folder of the superclass controller is used. Finally, views and partials remain DRY.