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Episode #316 - October 23rd, 2012

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We talk about the RubyGems downtime and its dependency API, Rails Rumble winners, versioning your Ruby objects, and take a skeptical look at Turbolinks.

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  • Aversion
  • Turbolinks Skepticism
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