Tag Archives: Screen scraping

Tip: How to Google Docs as a scraper tool

While looking to scrape some data from wikipedia recently I was inspired to do a blog post on how easy this process is when using ready made tools on Google Docs. Wikipedia may not be the most impenetrable of fortresses … Continue reading

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Hassle-free screen scraping with Dapper

Unfortunately for journalists, not all data on the internet is available in easy downloadable formats. Before the advent of public data releases, screen scraping was the most common method to pull information into a nice format. Screen scraping is a … Continue reading

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