Why Ruby?

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Created 2013-03-22
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We went on to build Stack Overflow in Microsoft .NET. That's a big reason it's still as fast as it is. So one of the most frequently asked questions after we announced Discourse was: Why didn't you build Discourse in .NET, too?


compares ASP.NET

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compares Ruby on Rails

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created by Jeff Atwood

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from great authority on ASP.NET (created StackOverflow in it) and Rails (created Discourse in it)