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Episode #294 - August 3rd, 2012

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Updates to Rails and Passenger, a rules engine, making cool progress bars on the command-line, and 3 useful little Javascript doodads.

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  • New Relic
  • Rails 3.2.8
  • Passenger Enterprise
  • wongi-engine
  • mousetrap
  • easy-pie-chart
  • rivets
  • Terminal Progress
  • Ruby5

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