The NPR Timeline Mashup

The Problem : The Solution

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Javascript and his sidekick JSON

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NPR Stories & NPR API : Peanut Butter & Chocolate

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What Does this Allow You To Do?

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Specific Example: Enter the NPR Timeline

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Benefits: Visualize Stories Over Time

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Benefits: Saves Space Too!

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How Does It Work?

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JSON Data Comes In Like This

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Gets Mashed Up Here

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Comes Out Like This

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How Do I Get It?

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Then: Paste Your Code

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Wait... That's Not All!

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You Get 2 for the Price of 1

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What's This?

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It's the Portable Query Generator!

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What Does It Do?

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Why Reinvent the Wheel?

Fortified with Open Source / Now with Ajax!

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Coming Soon to a Browser Near You

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The NPR Timeline Mashup

http://npr-simile-timeline.googlecode.com

Thank You.