Pagination is a user-friendly way of presenting huge data to the user. Generally, data is divided into a number of pages and a numbered links of all pages is shown for better navigation. Recently, instead of pagination, infinite scrollers are used.

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Memory page - virtual or physical and relation to data types allocation?

I'm looking for a understandable definition of memory pages. Please help me clarify the following questions: Is a "memory page" always related only to a data chunk of virtual memory? Are physical ...
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REST API paging via headers

Let's say I have REST API which provides me list of something and I want to implement paging support - possibility to tell "give me records 20-29 (page 3)". Currently, I don't care about ...
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MVC, pagination, and massive search criteria

I am currently working on a project that has a fairly large search form - the form is 30 or fields or more. Now I can of course map this out for routing by having my application pull the parameters ...
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filtering data from db

I've taken over a web application that someone else built. It's a pretty simple application that queries ALL records from a db and displays them in a list. They've also provided a way to 'filter' the ...
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how to paginate and combine results that come from different sources sorted

I have the following scenario: I have a user that needs to see some news feeds from different sites and I want to paginate them and sort them by date. The problem is I don't understand how to do ...
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Search results that display in the form of “1 - 20 of about 65” - why the “about”?

I've noticed that Google and large search engines do not display "proper" paging, but display an approximation. For example, I tried to give a specific search on Google to return few results, as per ...
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Optimization of a hybrid pagination scheme

I'm working on a Web Application using node.js in which I'm building a partial copy of the database on the client-side to decrease the load on my server. Right now, I have a function like this ...
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Display large amount of data to client through pagination

I have a web application in which i need to show a big number of data or records for clients. Now i 'll use pagination but i was wondering should I: Load all the data once then pagination, sorting ...
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What are best practices for caching paginated results whose ordering/properties can change?

What is the best practice for caching paginated search results whose ordering/properties can be changed? Say, in my application, someone wants to see the last 20 discussion threads (out of 10,000). A ...
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Question on design of current pagination implementations

I have checked pagination implementations on asp.net mvc specifically and i really feel that there is something less efficient in implementations. First of all all implementations use pagination ...
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Does having pagination lessens server load? (theory)

I was wondering what is the reason behind pagination? Is it used because it lessens the burden on the servers since we would technically limit the amount of rows returned per page? I wanted to do ...