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PHP and JavaScript Innovation Award Report April 2016 Edition - January 2016 nominees

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This is the April edition of the Innovation Award podcast hangout recorded by Manuel Lemos and Arturs Sosins to comment on the outstanding features of all the past month nominees and winners PHP and JavaScript packages, the prizes that the authors earned, starting with the nominees from the month of January 2016.

Listen to the podcast, or watch the hangout video to learn why the nominated packages were considered to be innovative, as well the current rankings of the Innovation Award Championship by author and by country.

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This is the latest podcast hangout episode on the PHP Innovation Award  and the JavaScript Innovation Award about the nominees of January 2016. We comment only on past nominees to avoid influencing the voting results. This way we are only talking of packages published already in January. The nominees of January were voted on February. In March the results were announced.

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JavaScript Innovation Award Winners of January 2016 (00:20)

1Simple JavaScript Tabs
Switch the content displayed for different tabs
Pravin SonawaneIndia100.00%2One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
Radio like choice from options defined as HTML
Farhadur RahimBangladesh<1.00%1

JavaScript Innovation Award Rankings of 2016 (4:21)

1Stephen ChapmanAustralia13
1Andras TothHungary13
3Pravin SonawaneIndia12
4Mark RolichArmenia11
4Farhadur RahimBangladesh11

Award Winners by Country of 2016


PHP Innovation Award Winners of January 2016 (5:20)

1PHP Proxy Server
Forward HTTP requests to destination servers
Yousaf SyedPakistan16.67%14One downloadable copy of Komodo IDE
2Traffic Jam
Block unwanted bots based on access speed
Dave SmithUnited States11.90%13One downloadable copy of PhpED Professional
3Where Builder
Create SQL WHERE clauses from request parameters
Rahman HaghparastIran9.52%12One copy of the Zend Studio
3Redbox PHP Scandir Filter
Scan files for new or modified files
Johnny MastThe Netherlands9.52%12PhpStorm IDE personal permanent license
Generate and verify quick and strong key hashes
Dave SmithUnited States7.14%10
Render images in the browser using color DIV tags
MiguelVenezuela7.14%10One ebook of choice by Packt
5Log Delta Time
Log the time difference between PHP statements
Alessandro QuintilianiItaly7.14%10One downloadable copy of CodeLobster Professional
5PHP Mac Address Vendor Lookup
Get vendor information from mac address
Samy MassoudEgypt7.14%10SourceGuarding PHP encoder tool
10PHP Linux ACPI Monitor
Get Linux hardware status via ACPI
Christian PetersenArgentina4.76%5One subscription to the PDF edition of the PHP Architect magazine
Decode binary data and return PHP structured array
philippe thomassignyMexico4.76%5One year server license IP to country, region, city, latitude, longitude, ZIP code, time zone, area code database
10Rightsizing to Container
Compute the number of boxes that fit in containers
Roberto AlemanVenezuela4.76%5One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
Perform cryptography operations with libsodium
Scott ArciszewskiUnited States2.38%2
14PHP Exchange Rate API
Get exchange rate for currency and precious metals
Dave SmithUnited States<1.00%1

PHP Innovation Award Rankings of 2016 (26:52)

1Dave SmithUnited States432
2Subin SibyIndia114
2Yousaf SyedPakistan114
4Isaac Trenado MxMexico113
5Vishv SahdevIndia112
5Jeremiah OgbomoNigeria112
5Rahman HaghparastIran112
5Johnny MastThe Netherlands112
5Istvan DobrenteiHungary112
5Tony L. RequenaSpain112

Award Winners by Country of 2016

1United StatesUnited States851
7The NetherlandsThe Netherlands112


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