Introduction to d3.js
Submitted by Prateek Saxena (@prtksxna) on Friday, 3 January 2014
d3.js allows binding of data to the
DOM allowing you to create dynamic visualisations on the web. The following topics will be covered in the talk -
DOM, letting you make visualizations in
SVG. I'll be covering the different d3 layouts such as -
Miso Project is a joint venture by the The Guardian and bocoup. It is an open source toolkit designed for creating visualizations. I'll specifically be covering the d3.Chart component that provides a framework for building reusable d3.js charts.
Along with covering these technologies, the presentation will include demos and some code samples. By the end of the presentation the audience should -
Be comfortable with thinking in d3's
Be able to create simeple d3 charts
Understand how to make reusable & interactive visualizations
Prateek Saxena is a hybrid of design and development. He likes building games and web applications. Currently working with Pykih helping them create and design visualizations using the above technologies.