Is there a plugin available that offers integration with your GMail, Yahoo, etc. address books, so a user can easily select e-mail addresses? I’ve seen similar functionality on Facebook and Twitter and hoping someone has already open sourced the code.
Thanks for the link, that looks like what I need. If I can make a generic Rails plugin for the UI I’ll open source it.
The Google contacts data api will let you query a users contacts
without requiring the user to give their password away to the 3rd
party site. Contacts API Migration Guide | People API | Google Developers I haven't used it
myself, I only heard about it on the rails envy podcast.