• Software engineering

    Data visualisation in HTML5

    The availability of canvas in HTML5 enabled the development of visualisation libraries for rendering charts/graphs in native html without any plug-in dependencies (e.g., Flash, Silverlight, Java Applet etc.). Among the freely available libraries, both jqPlot and RGraph are very comprehensive and intuitive┬áto use. jqPlot is basically a jQuery plug-in that renders charts based on JSON data and has support for…