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Episode #88 - June 25, 2010

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We cover async-rails, an event machine demo app; using factory_girl with Rails 3; Isolate, another gem dependency option; Zookeeper, a gem for distributed computing; Koala, a lightwieght Facebook API wrapper; and Fabio Akita's interviews from RailsConf 2010.

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  • New Relic
  • async-rails
  • factory_girl_rails
  • Isolate
  • Zookeeper
  • Koala
  • Fabio Akita Interviews
  • Ruby5

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