Weekly Update 87: State of Open Source Community
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Congrats to everyone who is participating in today's Global Quack and Hack 2. Great to see everyone so active and having fun!
Here's a collection of videos that we released for the event: https://vimeo.com/album/3769284.
Arc second conversions
Add support for conversions such as "1 arc second in degrees".
Continue LOLCAT Translator
There are a few things that need to be fixed with the LOLCAT translator before it goes live. Help fix it so that it can go live!
Conversions: Add support for ping--Taiwanese unit of area commonly used in real estate listings
There are some units such as "ping" which is used for measuring floorspace. It would be a good addition to our Conversions Instant Answer.
SunInfo: Sun times for Toronto, Canada are off by one hour
Figure out why the time reported for Toronto, Canada is off by an hour.
WhereAmI: Maybe use maps instead
HTMLEntitiesEncode: Improving hits on hash keys
Using Tie::Regexp::Hash, which allows using regular expressions as hash keys, might be a good place to start to improve hits on this Instant Answer.
Have a good weekend, everyone!
- The DuckDuckHack Staff