True engineers have this urge, a strong desire to keep developing new stuff, which not only make this world more beautiful but also helps pay their bills. Little we are aware that this "engineering" is designed to FAIL. The products we engineers develop has a "Life Span" or an "Expiry Date" which is dictated by the Consumer Society and Corporates.
Improved version of A Simple Web Crawler or Web Scraper In this version the "Browser" part is minimized and I have used PhantomJS as a headless web browser. You can also find it on gist.
A web crawler (also known in other terms like ants, automatic indexers, bots, web spiders, web robots or web scutters) is an automated program, or script, that methodically scans or “crawls” through web pages to create an index of the data it is set to look for. This process is called Web crawling or spidering. … Continue reading A Simple Web Crawler or Web Scraper
At times social networking sites, job portals and even the government need to keep a tab over the movement of the people from one place to another (or one nation to another). Governments do this analysis on a regular basis to check the rate of urbanization. Assumptions: Let's take the example of a Social Networking … Continue reading Python | A simple prototype for tracking human movement
STEP 1 : Execute the following command in the folder from which you need to import files from: $ touch __init__.py Or simply create a blank file __init__.py in the folder. STEP2 : Prepare your __init__.py. The idea is to enable __init__ to know about all the files of your directory. Paste … Continue reading How to import all the files from a directory using Python
Everyone loves Iron Man! And admit it, we all want Tony's super cool lab, gadgets and of course Jarvis in our lives. Sadly, most of us are not a billionaire like him and so cannot afford to own such things. But we can at least simulate (a bit) the super cool 3D holograms he used … Continue reading Easy to make DIY 3D Hologram using Smartphone or Tablet | 3D Pyramid Hologram