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PHP and JavaScript Innovation Award Report November 2015 Edition - August 2015 nominees

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This is the November 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 August 2015.

Listen to the podcast, or watch the hangout video to learn why the nominated packages were considered to be innovative.

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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 August 2015. We comment only on past nominees to avoid influencing the voting results. This way we are only talking of packages published already in August. The nominees of August were voted on September. In October the results were announced.

You may listen to the audio recording, or watch the hangout video below.

JavaScript Innovation Award Winners of August 2015 (00:20)

1jQuery TypeByLetter
Make string of text appear letter by letter
Jackson KnowltonUnited States33.33%3One book of choice by Packt
1Countly Web SDK
Track site accesses and errors the Countly API
Arturs SosinsLatvia33.33%3
1HTML5 Circle Audio Player
Make HTML5 audio players appear as circles
Harish ChauhanIndia33.33%3

JavaScript Innovation Award Rankings of 2015 (21:43)

Award Winners by Author of 2015

1Andras TothHungary623
2Suresh KumarIndia413
3Jackson KnowltonUnited States29
4Arturs SosinsLatvia38
4Diego La MonicaItaly28
4Stephen ChapmanAustralia28
7Dusan BoskicSerbia27
7Gianluca ZanferrariThe Netherlands17
9Everton da RosaBrazil16
9Franz Josef BrünnerAustria26

Award Winners by Country of 2015

3United StatesUnited States310
8The NetherlandsThe Netherlands17

PHP Innovation Award Winners of August 2015 (3:31)

1PHP User Predictor
Guess the user age, gender, etc from a picture
Samuel AdeshinaNigeria13.79%14One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
1Array Search
Search and filter array data using MySQL database
Matthew KnowltonUnited States13.79%14PhpStorm IDE personal permanent license
1Enhanced PSR 4 Autoloader
Autoloader that supports PSR 4 with enhancements
Andrei AlexandruSpain13.79%14
4Disposable Temporary Email Validator
Determine if an email address is temporary
Suresh KumarIndia10.34%11One book of choice by Packt
4Advanced INI file
Read and parse INI files with multiple levels
Chris SprucefieldMalta10.34%11One copy of the Zend Studio
4Speedport Hybrid API
Access and control Speedport Router
Jan AltensenGermany10.34%11PHP Tools for Visual Studio Personal license
7PHP JSON Archive
Create and extract file archives in JSON format
Ore Richard MuyiwaNigeria6.90%8
Store and retrieve data records in XML files
AnteCroatia6.90%8One downloadable copy of PhpED Professional
9Doctrine Dot Naming Strategy
Set a naming strategy for Doctring mapping dots
Rafael EspinosaCuba3.45%6
9ZF DB Table Class Generator
Create Zend DB Table classes dynamically
martin barkerUnited Kingdom3.45%6One subscription to the PDF edition of the PHP Architect magazine
9WordPress Term Post Count
Get WordPress terms and posts using them
amaniIran3.45%6SourceGuarding PHP encoder tool
Exchange variable values between PHP servers
Anis HalayemTunisia3.45%6One year server license IP to country, region, city, latitude, longitude, ZIP code, time zone, area code database
13PHP Number to Text Converter
Encode and decode numbers using character mappings
Ivan GontarenkoUkraine<1.00%2
13PHP Hex Dump
Output data from file in hexadecimal format
Asbjorn GrandtDenmark<1.00%2

PHP Innovation Award Rankings of 2015 (24:10)

Award Winners by Author of 2015

1Dave SmithUnited States988
2Matthew KnowltonUnited States453
3Samuel AdeshinaNigeria444
4Dmitry MamontovRussian Federation442
5Till WehowskiGermany428
6Joseluis LasoSpain227
7Alexander SelifonovRussian Federation226
7Ghali AhmedTunisia326
9wapmorganRussian Federation524
10Dan ThanhFrance222

Award Winners by Country of 2015

1United StatesUnited States16159
2Russian FederationRussian Federation14112


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