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Episode #115 - September 28, 2010

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Rubinius 1.1, conference videos, Rails in the cloud, Screeninator, Cinderella, and when an object isn't quite an object are all covered on this episode of Ruby5.

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Improving code with a Helper Jump to Story

Brian Morearty dropped us a line this week to let us know about a blog article he wrote recently called, "Ruby on Rails BedTime Stories." The main take away is that helper objects can often clean up your code, isolate interests, and clarify your intent. Specifically, he uses the Rails fragment cache mechanism as an example to illustrate his point.

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Speech recognition with pocketsphinx-ruby, a recent update on the chatbot framework Lita, building and distributing OS X applications with ognivo, using Neo4j in rails, and rails rumble is over!

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Enforcing your environment with ENVied, easier payment integration with Payola, faster logic with pippi, multithreading in MRI, and Practicing Rails.

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Aimee and Nate talk about UltraHook, Using Capybara in Integration Tests, Background Processing with Einhorn, Barcelona Ruby Conf Top 5, and Raptor.

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Unary Operators, Writing fast Ruby, each_with_object, ES6 Transpiler and HStore