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Rails 4.1.0: Spring, Variants, Enums, Mailer previews, secrets.yml

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“Ruby on Rails is a breakthrough in lowering the barriers of entry to programming.
Powerful web applications that formerly might have taken weeks or months
to develop can be produced in a matter of days.”
-Tim O'Reilly, Founder of O'Reilly Media
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Rails was created in 2003 by David Heinemeier Hansson and has since been extended by the Rails core team and more than 3,400 contributors.