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Episode #358 - April 2nd, 2013

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Signed forms, Single Table Inheritance, Sinatra assets and more, all on this episode of Ruby 5.

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Single Table Inheritance and HStore Jump to Story

Postgres’s hstore module provides you the hstore datatype, which allows you to define a column in your postgres database that contains key/value pairs, for schema-less datastorage. Joe Hirn wrote a nice blog post showing how you can use hstore with Rails to do some really nice Single Table Inheritance tricks.

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Rails Rumble, Debug Anything and Speeding up Rails

July 22nd, 2014

Get your mind in the Gutter, agree that Programming is Not Math, be a RubyCritic, master Vim Plugins for Ruby, review 3 Ways to Create Classes in Ruby, and take a trip to RailsPacific.

July 18th, 2014

Take a peek into your app, think about accessibility, write polyglot web apps, learn Rails, say goodbye to 1.8.7 and 1.9.2 support

July 15th, 2014

In this episode we cover fun with iBeacons and PunchClock, visually starting a Rails app with Prelang, a Ruby Queue Pop method with Timeout, text translations from the command line with Termit and Diving into the Rails request handling.