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Episode #66 - April 9, 2010

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Today's episode of Ruby5 is broadcast directly from RubyNation with background ambience. We talk over new libraries like Warbler 1.0, Mysql2, validates_date_time, awesome_print and a few new Ruby websites like Rails Dispatch, Ruby There, and Repopular.

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  • New Relic RPM
  • Rails Dispatch
  • Warbler 1.0
  • Mysql2
  • Ruby There
  • validates_date_time
  • Repopular
  • awesome_print
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