Monthly Archives: February 2015

Dashing through the glow [of displays]

I’ve been making dashboards for some stats we track at work.  I don’t want to trust another organisation with our data; too many dragons.

So that leaves an OSS framework.  I’m using Dashing right now to hit API’s for Google Analytics, Pingdom, etc.  I  think Dashing’s widgets will live a long time, even if the server side becomes unfashionable.  Nice to see recent commits on the project.

One issue was that I found the documentation on the widget types a little vague.   So I made myself a demo of all the widgets.  Here’s the source.