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alykat / iterm_dgnext.scpt
Last active Jan 28, 2019
AppleScript to launch a three-paned iTerm2 window for nprapps/dailygraphics-next
View iterm_dgnext.scpt
tell application "iTerm"
tell current window
tell current session
-- dailygraphics-next tool pane
set name to "dailygraphics-next"
set webserver to (split vertically with default profile)
-- CHANGE path to your needs
write text "cd ~/src/dailygraphics-templates/"
write text "git pull"
-- CHANGE path to your needs
alykat / gist:5fabb42475a6111ccc38591bac09550a
Created Apr 1, 2016
D3: Wrap label text and make SVG taller
View gist:5fabb42475a6111ccc38591bac09550a
* Wrap a block of text to a given width
* via
var wrapText = function(texts, width, lineHeight) {
texts.each(function() {
var text =;
var words = text.text().split(/\s+/).reverse();
var word = null;
alykat / dailygraphics.applescript
Last active Jun 7, 2016 — forked from dannydb/gist:74399d474ed14da3637b
NPR dailygraphics launcher from iTerm2
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tell application "iTerm"
tell the current terminal
activate current session
-- launch dailygraphics tab
launch session "Default Session"
tell the last session
set name to "dailygraphics"
alykat / workon_project.applescript
Last active Aug 29, 2015 — forked from dannydb/workon_project.applescript
Applescript NPR project launcher for iTerm2
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tell application "iTerm"
set projectSlug to the text returned of (display dialog "Which project?" default answer "")
tell the current terminal
activate current session
launch session "Default Session"

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alykat / dailygraphics-pym-child.js
Created May 27, 2014
Blog Post: dailygraphics pym child
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var pymChild = null;
$(window).load(function() {
pymChild = new pym.Child({
renderCallback: render
alykat / dailygraphics-pym.html
Created May 27, 2014
Blog Post: dailygraphics pym embed
View dailygraphics-pym.html
<div id="responsive-embed-my-new-graphic">
<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
$(function() {
var pymParent = new pym.Parent(
alykat / copytext_table.html
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Blog post: Jinja/copytext sample code
View copytext_table.html
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_category }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_jan }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_feb }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_mar }}</th>
View filmstrip-resize.js
var $filmstrip_cotton = $('#boxes').find('.filmstrip-wrapper');
var $filmstrip_cotton_wrapper = $('#boxes').find('.filmstrip-outer-wrapper');
var filmstrip_cotton_aspect_width = 720;
var filmstrip_cotton_aspect_height = 528;
function size_filmstrip() {
var filmstrip_cotton_width = $filmstrip_cotton_wrapper.width();
var filmstrip_cotton_height = Math.ceil((filmstrip_cotton_width * filmstrip_cotton_aspect_height) / filmstrip_cotton_aspect_width);
View filmstrip-keyframes.css
@-webkit-keyframes filmstrip {
0% {background-position:0 -0%;-webkit-animation-timing-function:steps(1);}
4% {background-position:0 -100%;-webkit-animation-timing-function:steps(1);}
8% {background-position:0 -200%;-webkit-animation-timing-function:steps(1);}