ticker-react is an example React client which pulls stock quotes from the (defunct but still available) Google Finance API by using the ticker-phoenix Elixir Phoenix app. This React client app subsribes to Phoenix Channels with stock ticker symbols and is periodically notified of updates.
To see the ticker-react app in action, head over to
- ticker-elixir Elixir OTP app
- [ticker-phoenix] (https://github.com/philcallister/ticker-phoenix) Elixir Phoenix app
Example screenshot of the three applications being used together
The sample was developed using the following
- OS X El Capitan (10.11)
git clone https://github.com/philcallister/ticker-react.git
brew install node
Start the server
npm install && npm start
You'll want to make sure the Elixir Phoenix app is also running. If you haven't done so, follow the instructions for getting it installed and running at ticker-phoenix.
With both the Phoenix and React apps started, you can see it in action from your browser by visiting
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