At the offices of the San Francisco Chronicle over the weekend, a hackathon included a day-long session aimed at teaching reporters how to scrape data for their stories. Led primarily by ScraperWiki’s Thomas Levine, attendees got a crash course in how to find and pull down data, clean it up, and apply it to projects. Original Story
Any commercial link will be deleted and reported to Mollom as SPAM. As such, we highly recommend against including commercial links in comments. Even comments with a reasonable amount of relevancy to the subject will be deleted and reported as SPAM.