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Episode #287 - July 10th, 2012

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The State of the Ruby stack, neater Dotfiles, ActiveRelation merge, ways to learn RubyMotion, custom flash types, and Asynchronicity.

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  • State of the Stacks
  • Dotify
  • ActiveRelation merge
  • RubyMotion Tutorials
  • Custom Flash Types
  • TotW: Async
  • Ruby5

New Relic's State of the Stacks Jump to Story

New Relic published the State of the Stacks, a report on their platform usage for different languages. On the Ruby side, there are two different camps. The pioneers using the latest and greatest: 1.9 and Rails 3.1 and 3.2 and and almost equal sized group using 1.8.7 and Rails 2.3. PostgreSQL is also the leading database solution by far.

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