Turn Your Ruby on Rails WebApps to the Desktop

With Apollo out of the bag we are now seeing other tools performing similar functionality.

The one that has caught my eye today is Slingshot by Joyent. As a Ruby on Rails developer this realy has fired my creative mind. From what i have read on the Joyent blog, Slingshot will allow you to build Rails applications for the desktop and run the offline.

More information:

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I will publish more information about this new technology when I have been able to create a test application.

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