Meta Refresh 2012

Web design could use some new ideas. We have the tech now.

Sameer Segal


Tutorial: Knockout.js + Twitter + Maps

Submitted Apr 5, 2012

Learn how to building rich UI (js heavy) web applications using Knockout.js. To learn better we will integrate with twitter streaming api and integrate with Google maps.


Connect to twitter using streaming api and pull relevant tweets (you can change this dynamically from the UI) and plot them on the map. Learn how to handle interactivity on one page with minimal js code.

[If you have experience working with JQuery, you would know this would require at least 1000 lines of code; lets see if we can do it in under 50]


Basic knowledge of javascript and jquery

Speaker bio

Sameer is the Founder & CEO of Artoo - Technology to the Rescue ( At Artoo, we build technology for the base of the pyramid using Android, Cloud (AWS), CouchDb, Play framework!, Knockout.js



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