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JS Charts Library AnyChart Adds Timeline Chart and Network Graph in Version 8.6.0 May 15th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

AnyChart adds the Timeline Chart and Network Graph chart types to its JS charts library in version 8.6.0AnyChart 8.6.0 is out! Check out what new awesome interactive data visualization features we’ve added to our award-winning JS charts library!

First and foremost, two new chart types are now available out of the box — greet the main protagonists of the 8.6.0 release:

JavaScript Timeline Chart added to AnyChart JS Charts library
Timeline Chart in AnyChart JS Charts Library

Timeline Chart is used to display a set of events in chronological order. It is typically a graphic design showing a long bar labeled with dates paralleling it, and usually contemporaneous events. Look at interactive Timeline Chart examples in our gallery. Read AnyChart Docs to learn how to create a JS Timeline Chart using our library.

JavaScript Network Diagram added to AnyChart JS Charts library
Network Graph in AnyChart JS Charts Library

Network Graph, also Graph Chart, is a mathematical structure (graph) designed to show relationships between data points. This chart type visualizes how entities are interconnected with each other. Entities are displayed as nodes (points). Relationship between them (edges) are depicted as lines. Check out interactive Network Graph examples in our gallery. Read AnyChart docs to learn how to create a JS Network Graph using our library.

Then, the new major release AnyChart JS Charts 8.6.0 is bringing multiple other improvements, not to mention bug fixes.

Take a look into what’s new, by product:

Let us know if you have requests for new JS chart types or data visualization features. Contact our Support Team with all your tips and suggestions, and we’ll be happy to consider quickly delivering what you need. As always, you know.

Enjoy AnyChart 8.6.0!


FinancesOnline Honors AnyChart Data Visualization Software with Premium Usability and Rising Star Awards April 23rd, 2019 by AnyChart Team

AnyChart gets 2019 Premium Usability and 2019 Rising Star awards from FinancesOnline, now also included in their top data visualization software listAt AnyChart, we believe that companies and organizations should be able to leverage their data without having to waste time on trying to make sense of raw digits and vast spreadsheets. This is why we worked hard to create a no-fuss interactive data visualization software that does not compromise flexibility while giving everyone a unique chance to visualize any data in any way they want and make correct data-driven decisions they need in an instant. It is for this reason that FinancesOnline, a reputable business directory, has included our charting solution in their list of the top data visualization tools and granted us the Premium Usability Award and the Rising Star Award for 2019!

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AnyChart Blog Named in 50 Best Data Visualization Blogs to Follow in 2019 April 10th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Feedspot named AnyChart Blog among the 50 best data visualization blogs to follow in 2019Yay, AnyChart Blog with our flagship regular feature DataViz Weekly has made it to the Top 50 Data Visualization Blogs and Websites To Follow in 2019! Curated by Feedspot, this newly updated list ranks our blog as high as second — right next to Nathan Yau’s brilliant blog FlowingData deservedly occupying the first place among the best data visualization blogs.

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Qlik Data Visualization Extension: Introducing Custom Drawing Over Custom Theme January 16th, 2019 by Irina Maximova

Qlik Data Visualization Extension: Introducing custom drawing over a custom theme with AnyChartOur Qlik Charts Extension now allows a custom renderer to be set for certain chart types! We’ll show you how to make use of this new great feature in your Qlik data visualization practice, implementing custom drawing over a custom theme.

Before we begin, please note: We recommend getting acquainted with the custom drawing documentation of AnyChart JS Charts if you never worked with it before. When you do that, it will be easier for you to understand what the custom drawing functions are and how to use them right and best.

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JavaScript Data Visualization Libraries Updated with New Features — Meet AnyChart JS Charts 8.5.0 December 25th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

JavaScript Data Visualization Libraries Updated with New Features — Meet AnyChart JS Charts 8.5.0On this wonderful day, we are excited to announce a new major update for our JavaScript data visualization libraries: AnyChart 8.5.0 is released!

The new version brings a lot of advanced features and improvements that make our JS (HTML5) charting solutions even more powerful. 3D Surface Plot, Word Tree, and much more — spare a minute to look through the highlights of the 8.5.0 release of AnyChart, AnyStock, AnyGantt, and AnyMap.

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Qlik Extension: Introducing Configuration File Settings for Charts December 20th, 2018 by Irina Maximova

Qlik Extension: Introducing Configuration File Settings for ChartsAnother brand new AnyChart Qlik plugin feature has arrived: Now it is possible to change the default settings in the configuration file of our Qlik extension for data visualization!

AnyChart Qlik plugin’s configuration file allows you to apply the default settings to all charts and dashboards created by the extension and customize them, which is impossible to achieve in the chart editor itself.

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JS Chart Libraries Get New Great Features in 8.3.0 Release of AnyChart, AnyStock, AnyMap and AnyGantt July 10th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

JS Chart Libraries Get New Great Features in 8.3.0 Release of AnyChart, AnyStock, AnyMap and AnyGanttWe at AnyChart are proud to announce the 8.3.0 release of our JS chart libraries AnyChart, AnyStock, AnyGantt, and AnyMap! The present major update brings full support of HTML in tooltips, background settings for chart data bounds, coloring rules and thresholds, easy axis label positioning, new technical indicators, and even more.

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Data Visualization with Elasticsearch and AnyChart JavaScript Charts — Integration Sample June 21st, 2018 by Irina Maximova

Elasticsearch-AnyChart JS Charts integration sample
It’s always been important to AnyChart to make JavaScript charts run in HTML5 projects fast regardless of the users’ technology stack. Our AnyChart, AnyMap, AnyStock, and AnyGantt libraries for data visualization are compatible with all major technologies and platforms, and there is a bunch of different integration samples already available. All of them are a great help in making the process of chart creation more pleasant and less time-consuming. In this article, we will tell you how to integrate AnyChart JS Charts with Elasticsearch. To begin with, let’s find out what Elasticsearch is and what makes it special.

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Qlik Charts Updated to Version 2.4.0, Now with Multiple Scales, Localizations, and More June 14th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

Qlik Charts Updated to Version 2.4.0, Now with Multiple Scales, Localizations, and MoreGreat news for Qlik users! We’ve released version 2.4.0 of the AnyChart Qlik Extension. The latest update brings several important new features to Qlik charts: multiple scales, localization support, coloring controls for OHLC, candlestick and waterfall charts, as well as label rotation settings.

Learn more about the new version of our JavaScript (HTML5) charting library extension for interactive data visualization on Qlik data analytics platform, and what’s next in our plans.

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Regression Analysis in AnyChart JavaScript Charts May 29th, 2018 by Irina Maximova

Regression Analysis in AnyChart
AnyChart is not only a beautiful charting library but also a multifunctional one. We’ve got lots of questions from our customers on how they can integrate regression analysis into AnyChart JavaScript Charts. There are many approaches that may be adopted in order to interpolate and approximate data. And the one we’re going to share with you today involves the use of the popular regression.js library along with AnyChart.

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