My application to view and report issues in your area StreetFix has been upgraded.
One of the upgrade is to fix an issue with HID which caused a crash when using a scroll wheel.
The other upgrade was to fix a spelling mistake on the main window title.
This application requires wget .to work and a working internet connection. The data comes from FixMyStreet
My new application StreetFix allows you to view and report problems in your neighborhood.
Viewing problems is done by entering a UK postcode which then displays up to 10 latest reports and by clicking on the description opens up a web browser to that reports page on FixMyStreet the data comes from.
Clicking on Report a Problem opens a web browser on the FixMyStreet reporting page which will send that report to the correct local authority.
This application requires a working internet connection and Wget to work.
My three UK representative checking applications MPdata+, for keeping tabs on your Member of Parliament, MSPdata+ for keeping tabs on your Members of the Scottish Parliament and MLAdata+ for keeping tabs on your Members of the Northern Irish Assembly.
All three applications uses a library to convert HTML entities and convert them into text.
All three applications requires Wget a working internet connection and the information comes from They Work For You.
My UK Member of Parliament application MPdata+ has been updated with upcoming elections in your area.
A new window opens with the date time and what type of election it is, with buttons for more information which takes you to Who Can I Vote For site, the other button downloads the .ics file.
The data comes from Who Can I Vote For site in a .ics file.
This is my first .ics file conversation so I’m interested in locations that break the new feature.
A new feature has been added to the application to keep tabs on your Member of the UK Parliament MPdata+.
The new feature is a new button entitled MP on the Web which opens up a new window with the following
- MP’s own website
- Wikipedia page
- Twitter page
- Facebook page
It will only show their web presence if known.
This application requires a working internet connection and wget to work.
Information comes from the excellent They Work For You.
I am in the middle of updating my UK Parliament MP checking application MPdata+ with a new window of the MP on the web, with their own website, on Wikipedia, Twitter and Facebook.
If anyone wants other things added please let me know and if possible I will look to implementing it.