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Episode #68 - April 16, 2010

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In this episode, Rocketeers Les and Paul cover automating heroku database backups, the reasoning behind bundler, the FlockDB client, IronRuby 1.0, Show Off!, the Pure RSpec talk, Learning Git, and Redwood.

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  • NewRelic RPM
  • Heroku DB Backups
  • Bundler Explained!
  • FlockDB Client
  • IronRuby 1.0
  • Show Off!
  • Pure RSpec
  • Simple Git Workflow
  • Redwood
  • Ruby5

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