The EuroPython 2014 conference took place last week at the BCC Berlin (Alexanderstraße 11). As I attended Brighton Ruby on Monday, you will have to do without a summary of that day. Summarized are my favorite talks.
Tuesday July 22
Web Scraping in Python 101
Muhammad Yasoob Ullah Khalid (@yasoobkhalid) is (amongst other things) the creator of freepythontips, which is cool. And he’s very much into web scraping, a method to extract data from a website that does not have an API, or a helpful tool when we want to extract a LOT of data (like product info or job postings) – which we can not do through an API due to rate limiting. read more