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Episode #361 - April 12th, 2013

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Bitcoin mania, amplify your pair programming, we replaced your normal web browser with decaf... lets see if they notice, multiblock, sponges, a visit to our studios from Robocop, dealing with your inheritance chain with prepend, and more with this #rubyloco-powered Ruby5. This script may or may not have involved the proper use of prescription pain medications.

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Module#prepend Jump to Story

kinda like include or extend, prepend is a way to add stuff to your inheritence chain... but prepend, new in Ruby 2.0, does it in a way that wasn't possible before, possibly avoiding the need to do some metaprogramming to accomplish the same effect. Garry Shutler give a good writeup in the blog article.

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