Scrape Twitters Web of Data using Tweepy

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Twitter is beginning to take over the social media realm. As more communities move to Twitter, we begin to see how valuable data is to advertisers, researchers, and even consumers.

Data is now the next gold rush as we begin to understand how data needs to be extracted, transformed, loaded, and for full benefit, turned into Information. In theory, like gold, data is a commodity.

In this article, I plan to explain how easy it is to scrape Tweets from Twitter in Python3 using Tweepy’s Twitter API. This data can be accessed by Twitter’s API and Tweepy which ended up being the most successful method. …


The Power of Natural Language Processing using TextBlob

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The data science field has exploded with interest from developers, businesses, institutions, universities, and even criminals in order to turn data into information and discover the true benefit of raw data. Before we knew it, the ability to mimic the function of the human brain through code has shown us the ability to analyze language is one of the most significant approaches towards progressing society and humanity in general. With this, the growth of data science, machine learning, and natural language processing have been implemented into tools consumers use every day, such as Siri, Alexa, and Cortana.

Development of open-sourced data and data processing has guided the use of robust approaches to utilize data for natural language processing, sentiment analysis, and determining emotions. Data is now the next gold rush as we begin to understand how data needs to be extracted, transformed, loaded, and for full benefit, turned into Information. In theory, like gold, data is a commodity. …


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Bitcoin traders weigh in during election results as BTC price jumped over 5% spread over the past 24 hours since time of writing the price of Bitcoin climbed over $14,560 on Bitstamp.

Average gains 24 hour gains can be seen between 1% — 10% on coins such as Ethereum, Litecoin Ripple’s XRP, and ChainLink, with evidence pointing at Bitcoin trading performance.

Everipedia partners with The Associated Press to count election votes directly on the Blockchain.

Ethereum launches ETH 2.0

Someone sent a billion dollar Bitcoin transaction according to Girl Gone Crypto on Twitter.

Grayscale Holdings now owns $6.7 BILLION worth of bitcoin! At this rate, it’s predicted they’re on track to own 5% of the total supply. — According to Layah Heilpern. …


Data Science Guide to Crypto Data APIs

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The cryptocurrency industry has experienced interest from developers, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts from around the globe. When Ethereum ERC20 tokens became more popular, the hottest trend was to create a token to be auctioned off within an ICO and traded or used as a utility within projects. This newly discovered wealth creation mechanism helped jumpstart a multitudinous amount of projects, which ultimately led to the great bull run of 2017.

Today, development on the Ethereum blockchain continues to be popular; however, development using cryptocurrency market data is becoming the new crypto gold rush.

Regardless if you are a cryptocurrency trader, speculator, developer, or someone interested in conducting research within cryptocurrency, there are tons of APIs to choose from. Fortunately, I have tested nearly all of the top cryptocurrency APIs and the results are surprising. Whether you want to leverage real-time crypto data to assist with trades, build a trading bot, conduct academic research on cryptocurrency, or learn to code with crypto data, I plan to give you an honest opinion, in the view of your everyday developer, of the APIs I have developed projects with and what I believe will benefit you in the long-term. …

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Nicholas Resendez is an American security researcher, programmer, and entrepreneur. instagram.com/nirholas/linkedin.com/in/nixholas | twitter.com/bothersome

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