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Episode #48 - February 5, 2010

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The Caliper and Gemcutter integration, Crisis Camp Haiti, and MacRuby 0.5 are all discussed in this episode of Ruby5. Also, Bundler (Rails 3 beta!), the end of IE6 for Google, JQTouch, and HTML5 examples also made the cut. Also, you'll meet two new hosts, David Bock and Kim MacCormack.

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This episode is sponsored by RubyNation. RubyNation is an annual tech conference presented by the Washington, DC Ruby community.

  • RubyNation
  • RIP IE6
  • Caliper-Gemcutter
  • Crisis Camp Haiti
  • JQTouch
  • MacRuby 0.5
  • Bundler 0.9.2
  • HTML5
  • Ruby5

Crisis Camp Haiti Jump to Story

Crisis Camp Haiti is a multi-weekend, multi-city effort to bring information technology skills to bear on aiding the on-the-ground situation in Haiti. Already the project has produced PeopleFinder, a tool for sharing information about missing and located people, the Haves/Needs tool, for coordinating the limited resources available in-country, RSS feed aggregation of news coming out of the country, and several others. The goal is to create tools that not only help now, but can be reused to aid situational awareness for the next natural disaster.

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