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`DrawnBy`_ is a collaborative drawing app built for the 2011 `Django Dash`_.
Users are able to create new drawings which anyone can contribute to in
real-time. Drawings can then be saved to the DrawnBy gallery where users
can view and vote on their favourite drawings.
`DrawnBy`_ is a collaborative drawing app built by `Josh de Blank`_,
`Travis White`_ and `Stephen McDonald`_ for the 2011 `Django Dash`_.
Users are able to create new drawings which anyone can contribute to
in real-time. Drawings can then be saved to the DrawnBy gallery where
users can view and vote on their favourite drawings.
Technical Overview
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Aside from Django, DrawnBy brings together several unique technologies.
The `HTML5 canvas API`_, is used to implement client-side drawing features.
The `HTML5 canvas API`_ is used to implement client-side drawing features.
These interactions are then sent over the wire using `websockets`_
via `Socket.IO`_. `gevent`_ is used on the server to maintain long running
requests, and the key-value server `Redis`_ is used to store all drawing
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.. _`BitBucket`: https://bitbucket.org/
.. _`pip`: http://www.pip-installer.org/
.. _`django documentation`: https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.3/ref/databases/
.. _`Josh de Blank`: http://joshdeblank.com/
.. _`Travis White`: http://www.traviswhite.com.au/
.. _`Stephen McDonald`: http://steve.jupo.org/

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