Did you notice our Python tips lately? They looks more sexy, don't they? That's thanks to Carbon which lets you create beautiful images of your source code. As much as I love its interface though, what if we can automate this process generating the image for us? That's what we did and posting new tips to Twitter is now a breeze. In this article I will show you how using a bit of
Posted by Bob on Tue 19 February 2019 in Tools
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Selenium, headless, Heroku, tweepy, argparse, Slack, Packt, books, automation, parsing, BeautifulSoup, requests, namedtuple, Scheduler, git, buildpacks, environment variables
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Ever wondered how you scrape hidden (or JS generated) HTML? Selenium is your friend. Ever wondered how to run it without a browser popping up? Use headless mode. How would you run it remotely? Use Heroku. And how about autoposting to Slack and Twitter? With the right libraries and API setup little code is needed. In this 10 step guide I will show you how to build a Packt Free Learning Notifier which will accomplish all these tasks. Ready to learn some nice automation skills in Python?
Posted by PyBites on Sun 07 October 2018 in Digest
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twitter, news, pybites, Dropbox, Python 3, migration, PyQt, GUI, tutorial, podcast, testing, Selenium, Flask, data science, NumPy, Black, PEP, strings, C, YouTube, videos, PSF, survey, Pandas, AWS, Jupyter, Google Colaboratory, JSON
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Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.