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Episode #379 - June 18, 2013

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It's Rails day as Heroku moves to Ruby 2.0, Rails 2.3's life is lingering, we build Awesome APIs, visit removing Views, cut back on Callbacks, expand our Environments, and tackle Changed Tests on this episode of Ruby5.

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  • Heroku Ruby 2.0
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  • Awesome APIs
  • Stubbing Views
  • Environments
  • Callback Problems
  • Changed Tests
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