August 21, 2009

Running Python Code in Windows Batch File Trick

I found this really neat bit of .bat file magic that will let you save your python script code in a .bat file and run it […]
August 6, 2009

Automatically Respond to Twitter Messages

I was a bit hesitant to post this script since it is such a powerful marketing tool that it could be used very badly in the […]
August 5, 2009

Creating a Business Intelligence Application

Business Intelligence is a multi-billion dollar industry powered by heavy hitters like SAP, Oracle, and HP. The problem they attempt to solve is to mine through […]
August 4, 2009

Translate An RSS Feed To Another Language in Python

A reader suggested that it might be useful to have a script that could get an RSS feed translate it to another language and republish that […]
July 29, 2009

Scrape Technorati Search Results in Python

Today’s script will perform a search on Technorati and then scrape out the search results. It is useful because Technorati is up to date about things […]
July 15, 2009

Twitter Signature Image PHP Script

This script will create an image on the fly of a users most recent twitter message.  It could be used as an email or forum signature […]
July 13, 2009

Scrape Advertisements from Google Search Results with Python

There are a number of services out there such as Google Cash Detective that will go run some searches on Google and then save the advertisements […]
July 11, 2009

Sending Email from Python using Gmail

It is extremely useful to send emails from scripts.  Emails can alert you to errors as soon as they happen or can give you regular status […]