Code Challenge 18 - Get Recommendations

Posted by PyBites on Mon 08 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, Twitter, books, recommendations, API, TextBlob • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll do another API exercise: you will parse your Twitter feed searching for book / movie / music / you-name-it recommendations. Can you create a simple ParrotRead? Enjoy


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Twitter digest 2017 week 18

Posted by PyBites on Sun 07 May 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, word cloud, 100days, algorithms, beginner, machine learning, tutorial, unittest, jupyter, twilio, aws, raspberry pi, xml, learning • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 17

Posted by PyBites on Sun 30 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, terminal, ascii, pandas, booleans, strings, deep learning, scripts, aws, lambda, numpy, unix • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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How to Write a Simple Slack Bot to Monitor Your Brand on Twitter

Posted by Bob on Tue 25 April 2017 in Tools • Tagged with Twitter, Slack, Automation, monitoring, twython, TwythonStreamer, slacker, configparser, logging, brand, triggers • 3 min read

In this article I show you how to monitor Twitter and post alerts to a Slack channel. We built a nice tool to monitor whenever our domain gets mentioned on Twitter. The slacker and twython modules made this pretty easy. We also use configparser and logging.


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Code Challenge 16 - Query Your Favorite API

Posted by PyBites on Mon 24 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, APIs, movies, music, Slack, Twitter, weather • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll let you play with Web APIs. They are fun to fiddle with and great for learning and building cool things. Enjoy!


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Twitter digest 2017 week 16

Posted by PyBites on Sun 23 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, aws, pillow, passwords, books, folium, sql, automation, machine learning, tensorflow, podcasts, data science • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 15

Posted by PyBites on Sun 16 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, frameworks, chrome, iterm2, twilio, books, learning, beginners, dictionaries, web scraping, cheat sheet, bokeh, data science, decorators, APIs, pygamels • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 14

Posted by PyBites on Sun 09 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, safari books, cheatsheet, ruby, heroku, aws, Django, slack, alexa, data science, ebook, cron, machine learning, git • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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How we Automated our 100DaysOfCode Daily Tweet

Posted by Bob on Wed 05 April 2017 in Tools • Tagged with twitter, automation, tools, 100days, logging, tweepy, pytz • 4 min read

In this article I show you a way to automatically tweet your #100DaysOfCode Challenge progress. This saves you some extra time to focus on the coding. Isn't that all what matters?


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Twitter digest 2017 week 13

Posted by PyBites on Sun 02 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, beginners, Django, machine learning, mechanize, classes, Jupiter, cheat sheet, scrapy, data science, flask, tutorials, python • 1 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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