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Episode #24 - November 3, 2009

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Signal, BigRecord, and Mail are featured on this Tuesday morning episode. We also talk a bit about Amazon RDS, Geocoder, and Twitter lists to hit on a few not-entirely-Rubyish recent events.

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Alex Reisner sent in an email last week letting us know about his Geocoder gem for Rails. Like a lot of other libraries out there, it can give you lat. and long. for an address and provides you with helpers for finding nearby locations. But, unlike many others, it's database agnostic, which means you can easily use it in a local Sqlite development database.

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RailsRumble, Ruby Motion for Rails devs, how Ruby Hashes work, how to deal with data migrations, clean up your routes file, and get better logs.