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Episode #244 - February 7, 2012

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Mechanize gets a Highscore while his Sidekiq fumbles trying to Manage his Bootstraps on this episode of Ruby5.

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Highscore finds your keywords for you Jump to Story

Dominik Lieber built and released a Ruby library called Highscore that extracts keywords from a string. Not only that, but it takes those keywords and ranks them by length, capitalization, frequency count, and more. The weights are customizable and it even supports a blacklist to avoid noise words.

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