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Episode #358

April 2nd, 2013

Signed forms, Single Table Inheritance, Sinatra assets and more, all on this episode of Ruby 5.

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Single Table Inheritance and HStore

Postgres’s hstore module provides you the hstore datatype, which allows you to define a column in your postgres database that contains key/value pairs, for schema-less datastorage. Joe Hirn wrote a nice blog post showing how you can use hstore with Rails to do some really nice Single Table Inheritance tricks.

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Episode #357

Create your indexes concurently with Rails 4, Exceptional joins the Rackspace family, Vagrant abandons rubygems, mobile is just another view into your app, Igata is open sourced, and a fancy teacup for your RubyMotion views all in this episode of Ruby5!

Episode #356

This week we have Rails 4 undead cowboys, security updates, custom IRBs, local pull requests, reasons to use Ruby, ways to optimize it and read its documentation, and a couple of great conferences.

Episode #355

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Episode #354

Get some Inadequate Guids to Ruby and Rails Security, take a dip in the XPool, and turn Ruby into JavaScript on this episode of Ruby5.

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