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Python framework for api.darksky.net

I wanted to use darksky.net as a quick source for weather forecast data so put together a simple class to get at the properties I needed. As my needs changed I decided to implement the whole (very simple) api. You’ll need an api key but that’s about it. Here’s a few things you can do […]

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Python IFTTT Trigger Class

I have started using Python a lot for day to day tasks and as I use IFTTT quite a lot I needed an class to trigger the webhooks feature to send myself alerts or whatever recipe I choose within IFTTT. To use the class just create a Trigger object with the trigger name and your […]

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Python as a service

I use Raspberry Pi for all sorts of little jobs and automation and for this Python is the natural choice. It’s often useful to have your script running as a service and able to automatically start on boot. It’s quite easy to set up a new service using systemd on a Raspberry Pi running Raspbian. […]

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