Monitor GitHub Activity With Event, Project Description, and Language Word Clouds

Watch github events in more-or-less real time as we display a word cloud of events, project descriptions, and project languages.

This article also reveals a couple tricks that need to be employed to obtain a GitHub access token with C#/.NET.  If you’re stuck trying to figure out server response errors, read this article!



View Filtered Tweets in a Word Cloud

Using a couple open source packages, I glue together a tweet stream and display the word hits in a word cloud using a force directed graph.