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Millions of public Twitter streams harbor a wealth of data, and once you mine them, you can gain some valuable insights. This short and concise book offers a collection of recipes to help you extract nuggets of Twitter information using easy-to-learn Python tools. Each recipe offers a discussion of how and why the solution works, so you can quickly adapt it to fit your particular needs.

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On Apr 25 Ricardo Banffy wrote: Matthew Russell's 21 Recipes for Mining Twitter
This is a very short, very practical way to get you started exploring the Twitter APIs on your own Full Review  >

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On Mar 14 Bill Day wrote: 21 Recipes for Mining Twitter by Matthew Russell
"21 Recipes for Mining Twitter" by Matthew Russell provides readers with a problem-oriented crash course in using Python and freely available third party Python packages to mine social data from Twitter. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Mar 7 Jose San Pedro wrote: Book Review: 21 Recipes for Mining Twitter by Matthew A. Russell
This book provides readers with a quite comprehensive introduction to extracting and analyzing information from Twitter. While it is expected that the reader is somewhat familiar with the different Twitter APIs, the author does a fantastic job at presenting strategies for crawling and mining data using python and some additional… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

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