Entries by sciencegeek_admin

How to Pull Data from an API using Python Requests

The thing that I’m asked to do over and over again is automate pulling data from an API. Despite holding the title “Data Scientist” I’m on a small team, so I’m not only responsible for building models, but also pulling data, cleaning it, and pushing and pulling it wherever it needs to go. https://towardsdatascience.com/how-to-pull-data-from-an-api-using-python-requests-edcc8d6441b1

RF-based home automation using Raspberry Pi (Part 2)

I have previously published the first part of this topic which is about interfacing with a RF-based home security system. Later on, I found a relatively cheap 220V relay that works on the same 433 MHz frequency and decided to purchase one from AliExpress to try out. https://binesh-amarasekara.medium.com/rf-based-home-automation-using-raspberry-pi-part-2-db9916227da1

3 board games to play if you like Catan

Whether you are new to tabletop games or have been in the hobby for a while, you are probably familiar with the ubiquitous Settlers of Catan. If you fell in love with the classic game but you’re looking to try something new, we have a few recommendations for board games like Catan. https://www.dicebreaker.com/games/catan-1/best-games/board-games-like-catan