Working with Data

tutorial #10: p5.JS Tutorial

This tutorial focuses on Data and APIs as well as JSON (JavaScript Object Notation). More about asynchronous callbacks and event handling is covered.

#10.6

API Query with User Input

04 Nov 2015

This video demonstrates how to query an API with input from the user. In other words, the user types in a city to a text input field and the JavaScript program asks the API for the weather in the city and shows it back to the user.

#10.8

Wordnik API and JavaScript

05 Nov 2015

This video looks at how to to use the Wordnik API which provides metadata about words in the English language – definitions, examples, related words, pronunciation, syllables, and more.

#10.9

New York Times API and JavaScript

05 Nov 2015

This video looks at how to to use the NY Times API which provides data about New York Times articles from 1851 to present.

#10.10

The Giphy API and JavaScript

05 Nov 2015

This video looks at how to to use the Giphy API with p5 createImg() function to display GIFs from giphy on a web page. Rainbows and Ryan Gosling are discussed.