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JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) aka the Fat Free Alternative to XML is a lightweight data exchange format inspired by JavaScript object literals. It is often used with JavaScript, Ajax, and RESTful web services but is completely language independent.

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Filtering JSONArray by Branding & Modelling

I have a small function that takes in a list of JSON objects that has the format below. The function below that wants to see if the brand and model of car passed to it can be matched against the List ...
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AJAX/JSON based portfolio [closed]

This is a design portfolio page. On load, the JSON data is retrieved via ajax, and one of the keys is used to generate a list of '.project-links', however none of the projects are loaded by default. ...
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Using array values to create variables, if statements and highchart dataset

I am trying to make my script maintenance-free by replacing some "static" variables and labels with dynamic ones. The main function of my code is to extract data from a SharePoint-list which contains ...
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More maintainable API for wysihtml5 widget

For an HTML calendar with jQuery, I put in event listeners to enable jQuery drag-and-drop that reads and writes to persistence using HTTP get and post with JSON structures. Now I'd like to make the ...
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Having a difficulty passing a VERY simple bit of JSON out of the d3.json function [migrated]

I'm trying to assign retrieved JSON to a global variable using d3.json as Mike Bostock suggests. The first code snippet on the page says you can "simply assign ...
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JSON C++14 library API/implementation

I'm creating a C++14 header-only JSON library for fun, learning experience and to use it in my personal projects. I'm looking for feedback on: Its API/interface: since I'm using modern C++, I want ...
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Compressing a blog into a preview using tumblr_api_read

Here is what I have currently working. I would like to make it look more aesthetically pleasing, so not finish words in mid word. Also not have the two previews be so much larger than the other. ...
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Turning JSON objects into custom NSObjects

Was advised to post this question here after posting to Stack Overflow. I'm pre-populating a UITableView app with data using a local JSON file. The JSON itself is very simple: ...
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Is this an acceptable way to map JSON objects to custom NSObjects? [duplicate]

I'm pre-populating a UITableView app with data using a local JSON file. The JSON itself is very simple: ...
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Python wrapper for official Hacker News API

Since Hacker News launched their official API, I started working on Python wrapper for it. API v0 is fairly simple, you send a GET request with hacker news story's ID or user id, it returns data in ...
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Displaying information about people from a JSON file

I'm working with Python 2.7.5 and I have written the following code: ...
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Dict of names and birth dates which prints with age at birthday of current year

As a beginner (Learn Python the Hard Way), I've set myself this exercise with classes and it works but looks very inelegant to me. I'm trying to write classes which could be re-used in other code. ...
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Steam API JSON Function JavaScript

Upon coming face to face with the mighty cross-origin request block, and needing to get a JSON file from an external source, I decided to use the Yahoo Query Language in order to achieve this. I'm ...
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Reading and Parsing JSON from a Game Server

This is my naive (but currently working) attempt at reading JSON commands from a Java game server in Objective-C. I am afraid I might be doing something wrong, so hopefully this question will be a ...
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Dirty XML-to-JSON parser

I have that XML-to-JSON function based on ElementTree. It looks very simple but until now it does what it's supposed to do: give a JSON description of the ...
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SQL result to JSON

I am trying to return a JSON object to an Ajax call. Is this the best way to build a JSON object with PHP JSON encode? ...
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Using jQuery and AJAX process a form with PHP

I'm looking to collect form input and pass it to a file called processing.php with AJAX JS: ...
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Making a webService file smaller [closed]

I'm developing an iOS app, and I have a file, WebService.m, that is now 2300 lines long. My file contains all the web service calls on my app, with their parsing if successful, like: ...
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Using Reddit API in R

I'm scraping some comments from Reddit using Reddit JSON API and R. Since the data does not have a flat structure, extracting it is a little tricky, but I've found a way. To give you a flavour of ...
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Serializing data from two URLs in the same object efficiently

This is a follow-up to: Serializing JSON data coming from two URLs in the same object I have two URLs (urlA and urlB) and they ...
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JavaScript function for taking JSON data and formatting in to HTML table

I have written a JavaScript function that takes JSON encoded data and then, with conditionals, formats that data into a table. I asked this question not so long ago but that was just a snippet of ...
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Better paradigms for posting JSON from a table?

With a table based interface where users can update the rows by pressing a button. Perhaps there is a better way of doing this, without pressing a button, i.e. post on textarea/row change (could be a ...
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Update only specific field of specific item (data) in List from YAML

I don't like the logic to update [Repository] list here because I need to map whole list to change only specific field of specific node, I especially don't like ...
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Getting multiple keys' values from nested object in JSON (w/out jQuery)

I'd like to ask if either my JSON data is ill-conceived and whether how I solved it is particularly inefficient/plain stupid/typical. Given the following JSON data: ...
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Node.js JSON searching & updating

I'm working on a web-based on/off controller for multiple switches. I'm looking for a good way to manage the current state of a switch and updating the current state on change. So far I've got a ...
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Ticket management system

I am building a ticket management system for a state server we use at work. Back end is node.js with multiple front ends. I am rewriting my back end to be more maintainable as the scope grows. For ...
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More efficient conversion of tab-formatted nested data structure to json

I have data that looks like the "Input" below and need to convert it into JSON. My solution works by parsing the text to find a level for each data point. Then I use a recursive structure to build a ...
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Good practice for client code to MVC WebApi service

I have written a very simple web service with MVC and WebApi. Now I'm working on the client code which will be a WPF application (and soon Windows 8 Store/Phone app). What I have done works, but I'm ...
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Filling modal from JSON (dynamically)

My Java app converts its modal object to JSON (using the GSON Library). This is just fine, but I have to get it back into a modal in PHP. Now I've created a modal (in my case it's, for example, ...
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Interacting with database in MVC

When using MVC 4 Razor (I am new to web development), I get concerned about my understanding of interactions between the database and the client. Much like all appilications these days, there is a lot ...
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JavaScript Weather App

I am pretty new to JavaScript, and put together a weather application. I'd like to get some feedback on improvements I could make to the code itself and also possible ways to speed up weather data ...
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HttpRequest.Json collection - like HttpRequest.Form

I'm looking for a code correctness and best practices review on the following. I created the following in order to prevent using the same code to convert serialized JSON to something more accessible ...
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Parsing Solr log files - version 2

This post is in reference to: Parsing Solr log files I re-wrote most of the code and split it up into a couple of classes. Currently, the class functionality is pretty limited, but I can see that I ...
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Munging data off WALS

I have created a script to munge data off this. ...
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Python UDP-server and JSON parser script

I am a python beginner. I wrote a script which should run on a raspberry PI as an UDP server. It is reading and writing to a serial device and has to process and forward JSON strings too. Because ...
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Refactoring a Instagram widget feed function

I've adapted a Instagram widget from this example so that it now appends 8 images to their respective IDs using a Instagram username. I want my widget implementation to be better and more efficient. ...
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Parsing JSON to a Map and Set structure

How do I make these line of codes more scala-ish (shorter?). I still get the Java feeling in it (which I want to stay away from). ...
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Clojure code for generating HAL JSON responses

I wanted to use hal in one of my personal Clojure projects, but unfortunately the only library I could find (halresource) was somewhat out of date when compared to the current specification. So, I ...
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Making an array editable by user

What I want to do: Let users add data to an array through an input field and add button. HTML: ...
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Clean and tidy Python code for dictionary look up and API interactions

I am new to programming and entirely self-taught. Below is a program I wrote to retrieve text content via an API and scan the text for important words. If the word is found URI is returned. The API ...
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Restructuring data received from JSON call

I'm making a JSON call and receiving data and inputting the data received into some HTML. However I don't think this is the best way to return the data. It's seems like a bit of a hack as I'm ...
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Generate HTML from JSON (most efficient way in jQuery)

I have to generate a lot of tables from different jsonfiles (up to 20 tables per page). Because it's a lot of data, I really want to keep loading speed in mind. I know it's better to use a non jQuery ...
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Better way to fetch JSON data from a server from iOS app

I have successfully coded a network request to fetch JSON data from our server. The remote function is written in ColdFusion. However, the code is quite lengthy and involved. I also noticed in the API ...
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IsoStorageManager

A manager for a speedy async saving objects to isolated storage, using serialization from Newtonsoft.Json. A project to play with is here. ...
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Is there a proper way to query ExpandoObject?

I am receiving the JSON from WebService and populating ExpandoObject from this one: ...
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Load JSON file into model using Javascript / jQuery (deferred, asynchronous)

As a beginner I am always determined to improve myself. I've got written the following Code using jQuery that is working fine. However, I am sure that there are cleaner ways for achieving the same. ...
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Scraping reviews from Google Play using JavaScript

What I'm trying to do: Get user input for Google Play App page. e.g. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.scn.android Scrape 100 reviews from Google Play App and organize them into an ...
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Refactor Ruby code from Hacker News API. Trouble parsing the JSON data

I made a command line Hacker News reader in Ruby that pulls the latest 10 stories from HN and allows the user to cycle through them or open them with Launchy. This was to play around with Ruby and ...
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Simplifying a web service method

I have the following method in a web service class. I'm a little unhappy about the big block of new JProperty(...) calls in the for loop. Is there a way to ...