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PHP and JavaScript Innovation Award Report July 2017 Edition - April 2017 nominees

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This is the July 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 April 2017.

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 April 2017. We comment only on past nominees to avoid influencing the voting results. This way we are only talking of packages published already in April. The nominees of April were voted on May. In May the results were announced.

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JavaScript Innovation Award Winners of April 2017 (1:01)

1JS Sound
Play sounds when events happen on page elements
Dave NormintonUnited Kingdom50.00%2
Study user interactions with a tap on screen game
Leonardo Mauro Pereira MoraesBrazil50.00%2One downloadable e-book of choice by O'Reilly

JavaScript Innovation Award Rankings of 2017 (6:21)

1Emil KilhageSweden311
2martin barkerUnited Kingdom29
3Martin LatterUnited Kingdom15
4Jeremy JudeauxChina13
4Andras TothHungary13
4Arturs SosinsLatvia13
7Dave NormintonUnited Kingdom12
7Leonardo Mauro Pereira MoraesBrazil12
7Emmanuel PodvinFrance12

Award Winners by Country of 2017

1United KingdomUnited Kingdom517
10United StatesUnited States11

PHP Innovation Award Winners of April 2017 (8:00)

1everSign PHP Document Signing
Digital signature of PDF documents with everSign
Dave SmithUnited States24.00%14
2PHP ODT Template SQL Reports
Generate report from MySQL data using ODT template
Marco SillanoItaly12.00%13
2PHP Wallpaper Download
Upload, list and display wallpaper images
Vishv SahdevIndia12.00%13One year server license IP to country, region, city, latitude, longitude, ZIP code, time zone, area code database
2PHP Session MySQL Handler
Handler for storing session data in MySQL
Lars MoellekenGermany12.00%13
5PHP Exec
Run commands using Windows WScript object
Christian VighFrance8.00%10
5PHP Webcam Capture
Save picture taken from Webcam to a file or MySQL
Vivek moyalIndia8.00%10One big elePHPant Plush Mascott
7Unified PHP Playlist
Read playlists of formats asx, m3u, pls, xspf, etc
Sergey VanyushinRussian Federation4.00%8PhpStorm IDE 1 year individual subscription
7Phonetic Algorithms
Search text matching the sound of words
Lars MoellekenGermany4.00%8
Access Paypal payments API using SOAP Web services
WsdlToPhpFrance4.00%8One copy of the Zend Studio
7Name String Order
Get person name and surname from a string
Peter KahlHong Kong4.00%8
Extends stdClass to have callable functions
Chris JeffriesUnited Kingdom4.00%8
7PHP Random Text Generator
Generate test data from word files
Max StemplevskiBelarus4.00%8
13Oire Base64
URL safe encoding and decoding of data with Base64
Andre Polykanine A.K.A. Menelion ElensúlëUkraine<1.00%2
13PHP Get Locale from CountryCode
Determine locale language from country code
Peter KahlHong Kong<1.00%2

PHP Innovation Award Rankings of 2017 (21:31)

1Peter KahlHong Kong973
1Christian VighFrance573
3Nahid Bin AzharBangladesh350
4Sergey VanyushinRussian Federation549
5Lars MoellekenGermany435
6Dave SmithUnited States231
7Vishv SahdevIndia227
8Jelle SebreghtsBelgium225
9Ssaurz AcharyaAustralia121
9Alessandro QuintilianiItaly121

Award Winners by Country of 2017

2United StatesUnited States675
4Hong KongHong Kong973
7Russian FederationRussian Federation549
10United KingdomUnited Kingdom327


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