[EN] Inside RubyMotion for Android
RubyMotion is a Ruby-based toolchain for iOS and OS X development, and it now supports Android development.
RubyMotion for Android features a brand-new runtime based on Java. It is a new implementation of Ruby.
In this case, we will go inside RubyMotion for Android and cover how things work. Java API call, memory management, application static compilation, etc. It will be very technical.
- Job title
Laurent is the founder of HipByte, the company that produces RubyMotion, a toolchain for iOS, OS X and Android development in Ruby.
He worked at Apple for 7 years as a senior software engineer, on both iLife and OS X. A long time rubyist, he created the MacRuby project. In a previous life, he worked on IDA Pro and was an active contributor to RubyCocoa and GNOME.