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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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Show Off! is a Sinatra application that allows you to make presentations in markdown. It has transitions; can show text, images, and syntax highlighted code; use bullets with incremental advancing; re-enact command line interactions; execute javascript or ruby live; and display the results. It will even generate a static version of your presentation as either HTML files or a PDF.

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