Archive for the ‘data’ Category

Google Analytics Data Studio

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I've said a number of times in the past: I wish I could just check a checkbox and make certain Google Analytics data public. I get that analytics can be a very private thing for some sites. I think there are just as many sites where that data just does...

An Overview of Client-Side Storage

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Ire Aderinokun: There are currently four active methods for storing data on the client side. Cookies (old school, still useful because they are sent with server requests) Local Storage (very easy to use) Session Storage (exactly the same, only clears ...

Random Interesting Facts on HTML/SVG usage

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Last time, we saw how the average web page looks like using data from about 8 million websites. That's a lot of data, and we've been continuing to sift through it. We're back again this time to showcase some random and hopefully interesting facts on ma...

Realtime App Development with RethinkDB and React Native

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A realtime app keeps a user up-to-date with the information they want to know, when they need it. A user doesn't need to constantly refresh a window to get the latest updates, a server behind the app will push updates to the app automatically. In this ...

How To Use Airtable as a Front End Developer

I came across Airtable at a recent hackathon-esque event, when a fellow developer suggested we use it as a way to store and use our data. I was super into it. For the first time, I felt like: "This is a database for me. This is what I want out of a dat...

Using Internet-Scale Data to Guide Product Planning

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There are so many potential projects we could spend our time on, but like most engineering teams, we have limited time. Since our time is finite, how do we go about deciding which features, bugs, or enhancements should get this valuable resource? Ultim...

Storing Local Data in a Cordova App

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Most mobile apps will need to store data locally and HTML5 introduced new options for storing data locally. To store data locally in an Cordova app we can use HTML5 storage combined with other mechanisms provided by plugins. In this tutorial, I will in...

React Data Fetching with Relay

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React is ushering a new era in front end. Published by Facebook, it has rapidly become a popular library used in production by many technology companies. In this article, we’re going to discuss a new complementary React framework called Relay. The Pr...