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PHP and JavaScript Innovation Award Report May 2016 Edition - February 2016 nominees

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This is the May 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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. We comment only on past nominees to avoid influencing the voting results. This way we are only talking of packages published already in February. The nominees of February were voted on March. In April the results were announced.

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JavaScript Innovation Award Winners of February 2016 (02:04)

1On Functions JS
Attach and detach event handlers with on functions
Andras TothHungary37.50%3One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
1JavaScript Array Compare
Compare arrays to check for common values
Stephen ChapmanAustralia37.50%3
3JavaScript AJAX Loader Animation
Animate a wait indicator for long time tasks
Mark RolichArmenia25.00%1

JavaScript Innovation Award Rankings of 2016 (6:55)

1Andras TothHungary25
2Stephen ChapmanAustralia13
3Pravin SonawaneIndia12
4Mark RolichArmenia11
4Agustin Rios ReyesMexico11
4Farhadur RahimBangladesh11

Award Winners by Country of 2016


PHP Innovation Award Winners of February 2016 (8:19)

Web OS to install and run Web applications
Subin SibyIndia21.88%14One downloadable copy of Komodo IDE
Build and Execute SQL queries with results in JSON
Isaac Trenado MxMexico18.75%13One copy of the Zend Studio
3PHP MLM Binary Tree
Build multi-level marketing tree from member forms
Vishv SahdevIndia9.38%12
3PHP Barcode Reader from Image
Read Barcode with ABBYY Cloud OCR ervice
Tony L. RequenaSpain9.38%12One downloadable copy of PhpED Professional
3PHP MySQL Remote Backup
Backup MySQL databases to FTP server files
Istvan DobrenteiHungary9.38%12PhpStorm IDE personal permanent license
Run queued processes using the middleware pattern
Jeremiah OgbomoNigeria9.38%12One ebook of choice by Packt
7Directory Documentation
Crawl a directory and document files and changes
Bob WedwickUnited States6.25%8
7HTML to PDF Webkit
Convert HTML to PDF using pdflayer API
Dave SmithUnited States6.25%8
9PHP Event Mediator
Emit and listen to events using a mediator object
Michael CummingsUnited States3.12%6One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly
9The Challenge of Sequencing
Optimize task schedules based on earliest due date
Roberto AlemanVenezuela3.12%61 year subscription to the Basic Plan of an API product of choice
9PHP MySQL Cluster Connection
Access MySQL clusters using separate connections
Mihails AtamanskisLatvia3.12%6SourceGuarding PHP encoder tool
12Plug Loader
Autoload classes based on PSR-4 recommendation
Samuel AdeshinaNigeria<1.00%3
12PHP Calendar CSV Import to ICS (iCal)
Convert calendar from CSV to ICS format
Matthew BoyleUnited States<1.00%3One subscription to the PDF edition of the PHP Architect magazine
12DB String Store
Store and retrieve application strings in MySQL
Christian VighFrance<1.00%3One copy of DWebPro Standard License

PHP Innovation Award Rankings of 2016 (27:12)

1Dave SmithUnited States432
2Johnny MastThe Netherlands228
3Kacper RowinskiPoland224
4Gabriel CoutoBrazil118
5Mohammed Al AshaalEgypt117
6Aleksey NemiroRussian Federation116
6Dan FromDenmark116
8Christian VighFrance215
8Istvan DobrenteiHungary215
10Yousaf SyedPakistan114

Award Winners by Country of 2016

1United StatesUnited States851
3The NetherlandsThe Netherlands228


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