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PHP and JavaScript Innovation Award Report April 2017 Edition - January 2017 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 2017.

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 2017. 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 2017 (1:53)

1jQuery Benchmark Tool
Measure time it takes to execute JavaScript code
Emil KilhageSweden33.33%5
1JavaScript Color Mixer
Create colors editing the RGB or HSV values
Martin LatterUnited Kingdom33.33%5One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
1JS AJAXify PushState
Make link clicks be converted into AJAX requests
martin barkerUnited Kingdom33.33%5
4Widget CLI
Process commands entered by the user
Till WehowskiGermany<1.00%2
4tomloprod Modal
Create modal windows without using frameworks

JavaScript Innovation Award Rankings of 2017 (10:02)

1Emil KilhageSweden311
2martin barkerUnited Kingdom29
3Martin LatterUnited Kingdom15
4Arturs SosinsLatvia13
4Jeremy JudeauxChina13
4Andras TothHungary13
7Till WehowskiGermany12
9Dom HastingsUnited Kingdom11

Award Winners by Country of 2017

1United KingdomUnited Kingdom415

PHP Innovation Award Winners of January 2017 (11:40)

1PHP Github API Client
Access GitHub user repositories
Nahid Bin AzharBangladesh15.79%22One big elePHPant Plush Mascott
2PHP.ini Settings
Manage the PHP configuration values of php.ini
Christian VighFrance7.89%21
2PHP Joomla Login
Authenticate users of a Joomla installation
Haseeb Ahmad BasilPakistan7.89%21One downloadable copy of CodeLobster Professional
2PHP Phonetic Transcriber
Transcribe English words to IPA using Lingorado
Gavin Gordon MarkowskiCanada7.89%21One copy of the Zend Studio
2PHP Emoji Country Flags
Convert country code to unicode emoji flags
Peter KahlHong Kong7.89%21
2PHP Multi MySQLDump
Dump MySQL database tables for file download
Alessandro QuintilianiItaly7.89%21One downloadable copy of Komodo IDE
2PHP Youtube and Vimeo Video Downloader Script
Download YouTube or Vimeo videos
Ssaurz AcharyaAustralia7.89%21PhpStorm IDE 1 year individual subscription
8PHP Location Based Search API
API server for searching places near a location
Sergii PryzUkraine5.26%151 year subscription to the Basic Plan of an API product of choice
8PHP Git Diff Patch Creator
Create patch from differences between Git branches
Istvan DobrenteiHungary5.26%151 month Account Pro subscription
8PHP Binary Stream
Parse extract data from binary files
Sergey VanyushinRussian Federation5.26%15One subscription to the PDF edition of the PHP Architect magazine
8PHP Sodium Compat
Cryptographic functions of libsodium in pure PHP
Scott ArciszewskiUnited States5.26%15
12PHP Edit Subtitles Class
Edit video subtitles in SRT and VTT formats
Luciano SalvinoArgentina2.63%11
12PHP BitMask Generator
Generate all bitmasks with a minimum amount of 1s
Jelle SebreghtsBelgium2.63%11
12PHP Global Class Functions Hack Pack
Generate functions to call given class objects
Omar Andrés Barbosa OrtizColombia2.63%11One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
12PHP Secure Chat
Chat box between users using encrypted messages
Martin LatterUnited Kingdom2.63%11One ebook of choice by Packt
12PHP Microsoft EWS Office 365
Access Office 365 Exchange Web Services via SOAP
12SAS to MySQL
Extract data dictionaries from SAS file into MySQL
Greg NeymanUnited States2.63%11
18PHP Volume Calculator
Perform calculations on volumetrical materials
Jose ManuelSpain<1.00%5One copy of DWebPro Standard License
Get country and city names in multiples languages
Denis MysenkoIndia<1.00%5
18PHP Moby NLP
Generate complete thoughts from a verb and a noun
Dennis de SwartThe Netherlands<1.00%5PHP Tools for Visual Studio Personal license
Fuzzy search of arrays using the Bitap algorithm
18PHP Docsis Config of Cable Modem
Query cable modem configuration via SMNP
Fernando AndréPortugal<1.00%5

PHP Innovation Award Rankings of 2017 (42:46)

1Nahid Bin AzharBangladesh350
2Sergey VanyushinRussian Federation441
3Christian VighFrance239
4Peter KahlHong Kong225
4Jelle SebreghtsBelgium225
6Ssaurz AcharyaAustralia121
6Haseeb Ahmad BasilPakistan121
6Gavin Gordon MarkowskiCanada121
6Alessandro QuintilianiItaly121
10Luis Martinez UlloaPeru117

Award Winners by Country of 2017

1United StatesUnited States561
4Russian FederationRussian Federation441
7Hong KongHong Kong225


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