Tiny debouncing function for Angular.JS
Debouncing is a form of rate-limiting: it prevents rapid-firing of events. You can use this to throttle calls to an autocomplete API: call a function multiple times and it won't get called more than once during the time interval you specify.
Add angular-debounce to your project:
bower install --save angular-debounce
Add it to your HTML file:
Reference it as a dependency for your app module:
fn() will postpone indefinitely. Pass a third
true parameter to also fire intermediate calls:
var fn =;
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