Posts within category: Web Scraping

Web Scraping: Building an App to Find the Perfect Tennis String
Problem: Choosing the right tennis string is complicated and highly specific Finding the ideal tennis racquet string is...
Iman Singh
Posted on March 8, 2018
Original TV Shows
Since the streaming service is gradually replacing the  traditional TV, streaming companies started to produce their own TV...
Nan Liu
Posted on March 8, 2018
Is your broker really who he says he is?
Photo by Nancy Lee   Introduction My second industry standard data science project was another great challenge! Our primary...
Sounithtra Vongsaphay
Posted on February 28, 2018
How Many Data Science Jobs Are There? A Scrape of Glassdoor
Abstract Once we all graduate from NYC Data Science Immersive Program, we will have become data scientists. We...
Posted on February 27, 2018
Scraping Rotten Tomatoes to Increase Movie Profits
INTRO Rotten Tomatoes has become one of the most influential sites for consumers when deciding which movie they...
Posted on February 21, 2018
Web-scraping reddit: Analyzing user behavior and top content from a marketing perspective
Introduction What is reddit? Some use it as an easily-accessible repository for cat pictures. Others use its news...
Mitchell Hung
Posted on February 21, 2018
Analyzing trends in the video Gaming Industry
Motivation: Within the last decade we have seen major shifts in the way games are dispensed to consumers....
Posted on February 21, 2018
Scraping Sephora and a Flask Querying Application
Photo by Eric Wüstenhagen Introduction For my scraping project, I decided to scrape product reviews from Sephora's website....
Ansel Andro Santos
Posted on February 20, 2018
Laptops market on BestBuy
You may have a bad time to buy a laptop. But did you ever think maybe laptop makers...
Posted on February 19, 2018
What are the most under-rated hiking destinations?
Project Goal: Using data collected from the web, apply exploratory data analysis to find hiking destinations that are...
Dean Goldman
Posted on February 19, 2018
Some Simple Observations of Used Cars on U.S. Market
This project aims to survey and observe some simple but interesting patterns based on the data collected for...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Find the best German Health Insurance Company
Introduction  Germany has 110 different statutory health insurance companies with different premium rates and different services features. Finding...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Beer Reviews: An Analysis
  For the web-scraping assignment I chose to indulge a hobby of mine: craft beers.  I'm a beer...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Dubai International Airport Flights Analysis - Scraping project
Dubai International Airport is the busiest airport of the year! Is it a blessing or a curse? As...
Fatima Hamdan
Posted on February 19, 2018
Scraping Airbnb: Manhattan Listings
1.   Overview Airbnb is a global apartment rental hub for renting one's personal home or room to another...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Who actually owns S&P 500?
What are some of the biggest firms in United States of America that come to your mind? Apple?...
Sheetal D
Posted on February 19, 2018
Cost of Living Estimator
Introduction As someone who has lived in three different cities over the past five years, I know firsthand...
Raj Tiwari
Posted on February 18, 2018
Nike Air Jordan vs. Adidas Yeezy: Why do some sneakers sell more than others?
1. Introduction and the Business Problem In the sneaker world, the two big names "Nike" and "Adidas" are...
Posted on February 18, 2018
Web Scraping Yelp to Explore Bars/Pubs in NY
Bars of NYC Analyzing the Bars and Pubs of New York reviewed in Yelp to have a better...
Sal Lascano
Posted on February 18, 2018