Geolocation, Rails and MongoDB- a recipe for success

Submitted by Christoph Olszowka 2011-04-18 12:05:58 UTC
Source:  http://blog.joshsoftware.com/2011/04/13/geolocation-rails-and-mongodb-a-receipe-for-success/

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