Beautiful Soup is a Python library which is very handy for projects like screen-scraping. Here’s a brief tutorial on how to scrape a list of the top 250 movies from IMBD.com and write them to a local text file: 1)...Read More
Python allows functions to have default values for arguments. These are used when the function is called without the argument. But where it gets really interesting is when you realize that in Python it’s also possible to...Read More
Unlike other languages such as Ruby, there is no built-in method to reverse a string in Python. Here are two possible ways to accomplish that: 1) The 'Long' Way This approach uses a for-loop with the join method to...Read More
Over the last two years, I've spent considerable time learning several programming languages (PHP, C# and Ruby). I started developing web applications with PHP, moved onto ASP.NET MVC using C# and then decided to...Read More
Hi. I'm Omer! I live in sunny Seattle. I usually write about technology and other stuff that I think is worth sharing with the world.