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A Feature Analysis of Brooklyn Apartments
Introduction Shelter is one of the most basic necessities for all humans. For those of us in a...
Gregory Brucchieri
Posted on February 18, 2018
The Facebook Effect
Introduction   On Wednesday February 21st, social media enthusiast, Kylie Jenner, tweeted: "sooo does anyone else not open...
Posted on February 9, 2018
S&P500 Dashboard
This is my Shiny Dashboard for stocks listed on S&P500. Using R shiny to give a visualized general...
Posted on February 4, 2018
Scraping Groupon!
Introduction Everyone loves saving money. We all try to make the most of our money, and sometimes it’s...
Nicholas Maloof
Posted on January 13, 2018
Scraping and Exploring +600,000 Indeed Company Reviews
Out of curiosity about overall US work environments (and as an exercise in using Scrapy, BeautifulSoup4, and pyplot),...
Posted on December 15, 2017
Webscraping running shoes portal
Motivation Whether you run for fitness or you are a marathon runner, finding the best-fitting shoe among the...
Posted on December 15, 2017
Scraping Pet Supplies Portal
With spending on pets in the United States rising annually and projected to reach almost $100 billion by...
Chung Meng Lim
Posted on December 13, 2017
Scraping Instagram for hashtags
  On Instagram, I have an account where I share pictures and/or videos related to my yoga practice....
Posted on December 3, 2017
Making sense of scraped Reddit commentary using NLP techniques.
Why would I do this? Any institution’s lifeblood rests upon agents from the outside. Like any organism, external...
Posted on November 8, 2017
IT Jobs Payment Statistics
Motivation How much is an IT job making in the market? What is the overall current market demand...
Huy Tran
Posted on October 25, 2017
Popularity and Price evaluation of used cars using webscraping
  Carmax is the largest used cars retailer in the United States with stores across the country. Thousands...
Posted on August 28, 2017
Web Scraping Glassdoor: An Insight into Employee Turnover within Financial Firms
Introduction Financial institutions are facing a crisis. In the past, banks had no trouble finding and retaining top-tier...
Posted on August 8, 2017
Scraping TripAdvisor for Airlines' Customer Reviews
Contributed by Mustafa Koroglu. He is currently enrolled in the NYC Data Science Academy remote bootcamp program taking...
Mustafa Koroglu
Posted on August 5, 2017
Analysis of OkCupid Profiles
Online dating sites are an increasingly popular way to find a mate. With 17% of marriages sprouting from...
Posted on May 1, 2017
NLP with AirBnb
Basic NLP in R With text survey data about AirBnb R is a very powerful programming language with...
Scott Edenbaum
Posted on April 24, 2017
The Business Case to Scale
  BACKGROUND:  Catskill Provisions is a tale of two businesses.  The first being a wholesaler who sells...
Johnna Ayres
Posted on April 5, 2017
Sampling Job Listing Data from
Audience This blog is intended for prospective job searchers to have a macro look at common job listings...
Drace Zhan
Posted on February 21, 2017
NLP analysis -- Movie Reviews from Rotten Tomatos
Contributed by Tingting Chang. She is currently in the NYC Data Science Academy 12 week full time Data Science Bootcamp program...
Posted on February 21, 2017
Examining Billboard Hot 100 Lyrics from 1987 - 2016
Going back to August 4th, 1958, Billboard has released a weekly publication of the "Hot 100" Singles chart Introduction...
Scott Edenbaum
Posted on February 20, 2017