Community Activity and Overview
We also have a few Instant Answers this week that just got merged into the repo. Check out the "Notable Changes" section below for a list of them!
- Books, movies, and news for kids
Get news and reviews about products that are written for kids and by kids!
- Events nearby
Get a list of events near you!
- BRT Shipment Tracking
We now have support for BRT tracking numbers.
- RIPEMD Hashing
RIPMED joins in as another hashing algorithm supported by DuckDuckGo. See SHA-2 for example.
- SHA-3 Hashing
We have SHA-1, SHA-2, and now we have support for SHA-3.
- The Next Olympics
Let people know when and where the next olympics is going to take place.
- Deadline/Docs for Colleges
Give a list of docs needed, fees, and the deadline for them to be submitted to the colleges.
- ProgrammableWeb Search
Use an API to search for APIs!
- Quixey: Skip GoogleTV apps
Remove GoogleTV from the list of platforms in the app.
- InTheaters: "kids movies in theaters" should show G/PG movies
We already apply filters for InTheaters, and this query should filter the results as well.
- YAML Loading should be done with
No need to
slurpfiles into strings. We can use
- ColorPicker: Try to use DDG grid system
There are some mobile layout bugs for this color picker which need to be addressed.
- Time: Should support timezone lookups
Searches like "PDT time", "Time in ET", "Eastern Standard Time" should all show the time for the given timezone.
Queries such as "5'7" in cm" should work just like "5.583 feet to cm".
Have a good weekend!
- The DuckDuckHack Team