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Code Challenge 58 - Analyze Podcast Transcripts with NLTK - Part I - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 07 January 2019 in Challenges • Tagged with code challenge, challenges, NLTK, podcast, text parsing, data mining, data science, talk python, itertools, sqlite3, dictionary comprehensions, list comprehensions, splitlines, iterators, SequenceMatcher, OrderedDict, praw, collections, defaultdict, namedtuple, Counter, JSON, XML, pomodoro, Flask, regex, datetime, timedelta, CLI applications, f-strings, feedparser, requests • 5 min read

In this article we review our PCC58 - Analyze Podcast Transcripts with NLTK - Part I code challenge.


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Code Challenge 49 - Contribute to Open Source: Clean up Planet Python

Posted by PyBites on Sun 01 April 2018 in Challenge • Tagged with Planet, feedparser, RSS, parsing, hacking, scripting, community, debugging • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, it has been silent on the Community Blog challenges front, but then again we completed the 100 Days of Code in Python course which was a great milestone. Although less frequent, we will keep doing blog challenges though, not to worry! Let's start with a long pending item: cleaning up Python planets feeds, an interesting and valuable open source contribution.


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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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