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Episode #61 - March 23, 2010

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In this episode we cover the Ruby 1.9.2 release schedule, Sproutcore 1.0, scaling Ruby, Rack::Throttle , WebMock, and last but certainly not least, Blue Light Special.

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  • Red Dirt Ruby
  • Ruby 1.9.2 Schedule
  • SproutCore 1.0
  • Ruby Scales
  • Rack::Throttle
  • WebMock
  • Blue Light Special
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Rack::Throttle - Rate Limiting for Rack Applications Jump to Story

This week, Arto Bendiken and Brendon Murphy released Rack::Throttle, which is a Rack middleware that implements rate limiting. It works with either Memcached or Redis and allows you to define allowed request intervals (like one per second) or even larger daily limits, it even allows for customization of unique user identification. This solution is very similar to the one presented by Steve Huffman of Reddit at FOWA Miami.

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RubyConf 2014 wrap-up, accelerating your Rails app, RubyGems.org gets redesigned, Heroku wants you to try HTTP Git, and new versions of Rails were released

November 18th, 2014

This episode covers Ruby 2.1.5, the templating libraries Scribble and Curly, a statically-typed Ruby called Rubysierung and Minitest-Reporters.

November 14th, 2014

Tail call optimizations, keeping migrations healthy, how raptor is so much faster, the psychology of SAAS products, and Ru for your CLI all in this episode of the Ruby5!