The purpose of this blog is to describe my recent experience with attempting Rails web development using a beta operating system (specifically OS X Yosemite). First and foremost, allow me to explain that I am an absolute tech junkie, and if it’s new and shiny, I want it, especially if it has an Apple logo on it. Call me a fan boy if you wish, but I prefer ‘connoisseur of premium technology products’.
I’ve had many clients ask some variant of the question “shouldn’t this cost less?”. While there are many answers, I’ve made a list of some common cost drivers that many clients don’t consider when controlling project costs.