Tag Archives: data

Design Better Data Tables

Good data tables allow users to scan, analyze, compare, filter, sort, and manipulate information to derive insights and commit actions. This article presents a list of design structures, interaction patterns, and techniques to help you design better data tables. Good … Continue reading

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Simple PHP Valuestore Class

If you’re looking for a simple Value Store (you know: key-value) Freek and Jolita over at spatie has whipped up a simple class that does this for you. $valuestore = Valuestore::make($pathToFile); $valuestore->put('key', 'value'); $valuestore->get('key'); // Returns 'value' $valuestore->has('key'); // Returns … Continue reading

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A Most Peculiar Test Drive

When data trumps journalism: A Most Peculiar Test Drive → Here’s the New York Times’ article referenced

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Faker is a PHP library that generates fake data for you. Whether you need to bootstrap your database, create good-looking XML documents, fill-in your persistence to stress test it, or anonymize data taken from a production service, Faker is for … Continue reading

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Accessing data saved in the class property of DOM-elements with jQuery

Use of this plugin is not recommended anymore. Use data-* attributes and $.fn.data instead. This was a possible solution, a long time ago. A few weeks ago former colleague Jurriaan wrote a PrototypeJS extension to accessing data stored within classes … Continue reading

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