Weekly Update 68: A Survey, New Instant Answers, and Many New Contributors!
We'd love to know what we can improve about the community and so would appreciate your answers to a few questions:
Also, this week the community pushed through and got a ton of Instant Answers to a mergeable state. Check them out below and have a great weekend!
New Instant Answers:
Here we have Instant Answers that have gone "live" this week.
- NYC Bike Sharing by marianosimone
Find available bikes that you can borrow around New York City.
- Philly Bike Sharing by AcriCAA
Find available bikes that you can borrow around Philadelphia.
- Week by gsquire
Find out the current week we're in since the year started.
- Weight by wongalvis
Calculate the weight of a certain mass.
- And a lot of cheat sheets! Adobe Brackets, AngularJS, Boolean Algebra, C++ Strings, Docker Container, Dutch Language, Eclipse IDE, Geany Editor, Atom Editor, GPG Usage, Greek and Roman Gods, Groovy Programming Language, HTML Tags, Inkscape, IntelliJ IDE, Jive Talk, Linux Commands, Matlab, Metaspoit Framework, Nikto Scanner, NodeJS, Secret Service Codenames, SIP Response Codes, Slack Chat, SSH, Tar, Todoist Task Manager, Wordpress, and jQuery.
New Instant Answer Ideas:
Here, we'll highlight a few nifty Instant Answer ideas submitted by the community that need a developer to bring them to life.
- Book Reviews
Get book reviews from NYTimes.
- Solar System Cheat Sheet
List out the planets and possibly other things in our Solar System.
- SwiftDoc Search
Use SwiftDoc to search for up-to-date Swift documentation.
This section contains small issues or improvements that can be accomplished in a few short minutes. Perfect for newbies or novices.
- Sunrise/Sunset Triggering
Improve the triggering of our Sunrise/Sunset Instant Answer.
- Flights: Pluralize "Flight"
Text is displayed as "Flight" when there are more than one flights shown.
- Twitter: Title link should point to user's Twitter profile
The title link doesn't link anywhere. Adding a new
urlproperty with the user's profile URL would fix it.
The tasks listed under Weekend Warriors are a challenge we need help with. Think, "Legendary" in Halo.
- Repeating Flights
Some results show repeating flights.
- Expatistan: Coming up with wrong locations
The location in the query doesn't match the actual result.
- Cheat Sheets: "Show More" underline color
The "Show More" toggle has a blue underline. There shouldn't be any.
Have a good weekend, everyone!
- The DuckDuckHack Staff