James Lyndsay, @workroomprds
UKSTAR, London February 2017
Please do play together, if you want to.
Ask questions – don't be polite.
Here are some examples, exercises and tools
Testing a component – extending Jasmine
Bostock's Will it Shuffle (slight mod) - try this on different browsers
A Thousand Tiny Tests | part 2
Million Years exercise
Copy / Paste – use Excel | Google sheets. Here's the first 10000 unicode characters
Examples : Copy/Paste Gamut
Odd Math initial | investigation
ColourChecker - unit tests, bulk tests
Data visualisation exercise
Raw graphing tool by densitydesign.
Max Woolf's Naughty Strings GitHub repository
Web-based Generate Data by Ben Keen. Here's an unrestricted version on my server.
Other people's stuff – primarily visualisation
Mike Bostock: particularly Visualizing Algorithms
Bret Victor: particularly Three Steps Up in The Ladder of Abstraction
Amit Patel's red blob games blog, particularly Introduction to A*
Jack Schaedler's Circles Sines and Signals on Fourier transforms
A collection of examples about Space-time Cubes
Joe Xu's Visual pathfinding algorithm demonstration.
Ben Frederickson's Interactive Tutorial on Numerical Optimization
Daniel Shiffman's The Nature of Code book / site.
Matt Holt's Papa Parse for CSV manipulation
Nicky Case's curated list of Exploreable Explanations
Ian Johnson's curated list of projects and links about algorithm visualization.
Edward Tufte's books and web stuff
Visual Data Tools' excellent DataGraph
James Lyndsay, Workroom Productions
Bored? Go try puzzles 15, 16, 17, 18, 26.
Previously at: XP2016 (Edinburgh, May 2016), ATD2015 (Potsdam, Nov 2015), EuroSTAR2015 (Maastricht, Nov 2015)