How to Create Your Own Steam Game Release Notifier

Posted by Julian on Fri 19 May 2017 in Learning • Tagged with learning, code, programming, python, sqlite3, xml, email, automation, tools, feedparser, game • 6 min read

In this post we demonstrate ways in which you can parse common data formats used in Python.


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Code Challenge 17 - Never Miss a Good Podcast - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sun 07 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, podcast, feedparser, SQLite, sqlite3, mail, cron, review • 2 min read

It's end of the week again so we review the code challenge of this week. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Code Challenge 17 - Never Miss a Good Podcast

Posted by PyBites on Mon 01 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, podcast, feedparser, SQLite, sqlite3, mail, cron • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll let you import a Podcast feed, store it in SQLite, and email unplayed episodes at a regular interval. Inspiration here. Enjoy!


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Automate Tweeting: how to build a Twitterbot

Posted by Bob on Thu 29 December 2016 in Tools • Tagged with twitterapi, tweepy, feedparser, rss, logging, podcasts, virtualenv, pyvenv, venv, news, 3.6 • 3 min read

In this post I will show you how we automate part of our Twitter posting using feedparser and tweepy.


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Get a weekly digest from a Pelican blog

Posted by Bob on Sat 24 December 2016 in Tools • Tagged with pelican, feedparser, rss • 2 min read

In this post a script we use to get a weekly digest of our posts.


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