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Episode #177 - May 24, 2011

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Gregg's goes solo this episode showcasing a bunch of interviews from Railsconf 2011 last week.

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Also at Railsconf I ran into Chris Olszowka who was one of the creators of Ruby Toolbox, the website that tries to sort gems into categories and rank them so you can quickly find the best tool for the job. They recently pushed out a bunch of improved features including improvements to popularity, resources linking, and how active the project is.

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