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May 15, 2013 JavaScript no responses # , , ,

Chartkick – Charts With A Single Line Of Ruby

Chartkick is a Ruby gem (also has a JavaScript API which doesn’t require Ruby) for creating good-looking charts very easily and quickly. It integrates with 2 charting libraries: Highcharts and Google Charts where it is possible to use the same functions for generating charts with each library.

Chartkick

There is support for multiple chart types and multiple series in a single chart. And, like mentioned there is also Chartkick.js which brings the same functionality to the client-side, without Ruby.

Requirements: Rails 3.1+ (for the Ruby version)

Website: http://ankane.github.io/chartkick/
Download: https://github.com/ankane/chartkick

December 3, 2012 Inspiration no responses # , , , ,

Dashing – Open Source Framework For Beautiful Dashboards

Dashing is a flexible framework, built with Ruby (Sinatra-based) and Coffeescript, for creating attractive dashboards. The dashboard is formed of widgets which can pull data from any source. The widgets interface is powered by Gridster and they can be re-positioned with drag ‘n drops.

Dashing

There are sample widgets like Twitter, clock or iframe to ease getting started with it and an API exists for pushing data to the widgets if wanted.

Requirements: Ruby
License: MIT License
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