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A visualization of tech news trends on HN

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Merge branch 'master' of github.com:josephyzhou/HackerNewsTrends

* 'master' of github.com:josephyzhou/HackerNewsTrends:
  using keywords
  pointing to new data source
  adding data submodule
latest commit f64ba0cd80
Joe Zhou authored
app using keywords
screenshots screenshots
.gitignore adding useful utils
.gitmodules adding data submodule
.jshintrc adding useful utils
Gruntfile.js matchdep
README.md readme update
api.md data api
package.json adding npm start
README.md

HackerNewsTrends (WORK IN PROGRESS)

A visualization of tech news trends on HN

Install

npm install

grunt

To start server: npm start

Go to localhost:8000/app

Use

pick a month, wait a little bit as your browser parses the data for that quarter, enjoy

Possible plan for future:

  1. click on words to get source/articles related (so you know why certain keywords are popular during that time)
  2. crawl better data, more descriptive data
  3. track certain words overtime to show actual trend

Screenshots

Jun - Aug, 2013


JunToNow,2013

Aug - Oct, 2011


AugtoOct,2011

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