Monday, May 7, 2018

Javascript ES6 only please

Starting from May 7, 2018, charts are not displayed in browsers that do not support major ES6 features. In plain English: Internet Explorer users will not be able to see charts created by, Edge users should be fine. Also, the editor now requires ES6 as well (which is not much of a change since the editor requires data uri support and IE and Edge are both lacking it).

Charts have just become 5-10% smaller in size.

Monday, January 29, 2018 as an educational resource: motion charts visualizing World Bank data

High school students extract data from the World Bank dataset and create a motion chart that shows the relationship between life expectancy and expenditure on health in different countries. See discussion in Information Technology Teachers' Mailing List:

A set of instructions for Yr11 Information Technology students: