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Description

Filed in Collaboration.

Imagine a virtual billboard around the world. Imagine if you could leave anonymous notes on the places you like and trace a line between them, creating paths, stories.
What kind of storyteller would you be? Would you astonish people writing haiku? Or expose unveilable facts? Maybe you'd just prefer to follow the paths and get lost in the labyrinth of the intersecting lines.
That's up to you and your imagination. Get inspired by thousands of stories, or create content to amaze people.
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Built By Team "Ippongi"

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Interested in seeing what was used to build this application? Resources may include things like open source libraries, third party APIs, and icons.

Back-end logic:
- Nginx (webserver) http://nginx.org/
- Unicorn (application server) http://unicorn.bogomips.org/

Gems:
- Ruby geocoder (geocoding solution for Ruby) http://www.rubygeocoder.com/
- Sinatra (back end ...

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Back-end logic:
- Nginx (webserver) http://nginx.org/
- Unicorn (application server) http://unicorn.bogomips.org/

Gems:
- Ruby geocoder (geocoding solution for Ruby) http://www.rubygeocoder.com/
- Sinatra (back end logic) http://www.sinatrarb.com/
- Capistrano (deployment) http://www.capistranorb.com/
- MongoDB http://www.mongodb.org/
- Faye (pub/sub messaging for node and ruby) http://faye.jcoglan.com/
- Eventmachine (event manager for ruby) http://rubyeventmachine.com/
- JSON (parser for ruby) http://json-jruby.rubyforge.org/

Code compilation and workflow management:
- nodejs (local webserver and task runner enviroment) http://nodejs.org/
- Yeoman (yo + grunt + bower boilerplate) http://yeoman.io/
- Yo (CLI tool for scaffolding out Yeoman projects) https://github.com/yeoman/yo
- Grunt (automatic task and test runner) http://gruntjs.com/
- Bower (front-end javascript package management) http://bower.io/

Front-end:
- HTML5 Boilerplate (base page structure) http://html5boilerplate.com/
- Angular.js (front-end routing and logic) http://angularjs.org/
- Openstreetmap (geolocalization and map api) http://www.openstreetmap.org/
- Leaflet js (front-end map management helpers) http://leafletjs.com/
- Mapbox (map custom styling) https://www.mapbox.com
- Fontello (some font icons and macros) http://fontello.com/
- Font-awesome (font icon library) http://fortawesome.github.io/
- Google web fonts (font embedding) http://www.google.com/fonts
- Raleway (free font for body text) http://www.impallari.com/ https://www.theleagueofmoveabletype.com/
- jQuery (javascript framework) http://jquery.com

Tools:
- Balsamiq Mockup (wireframes and mockups editor) http://balsamiq.com/
- Adobe Photoshop (layout graphics editor) http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop.html
- Inkscape (vector graphics editor) http://www.inkscape.org

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