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alykat / iterm_dgnext.scpt
Last active January 28, 2019 16:02
AppleScript to launch a three-paned iTerm2 window for nprapps/dailygraphics-next
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 April 1, 2016 21:18
D3: Wrap label text and make SVG taller
* 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 June 7, 2016 15:15 — forked from dannydb/gist:74399d474ed14da3637b
NPR dailygraphics launcher from iTerm2
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 August 29, 2015 14:16 — forked from dannydb/workon_project.applescript
Applescript NPR project launcher for iTerm2
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 22:18
Blog Post: dailygraphics pym child
var pymChild = null;
$(window).load(function() {
pymChild = new pym.Child({
renderCallback: render
alykat / dailygraphics-pym.html
Created May 27, 2014 22:16
Blog Post: dailygraphics pym embed
<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 August 29, 2015 14:01
Blog post: Jinja/copytext sample code
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_category }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_jan }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_feb }}</th>
<th>{{ COPY.labels.hdr_mar }}</th>
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);
@-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);}