I am Alejandro a software developer who lives in Spain, where I work on web engineering projects. I spend my spare time studying computer enginering.
Nowadays I’m doing my university dissertation research about web development. I’m studying at the Escuela Superior de Informática (ESI) from Ciudad Real which was received the EURO-INF seal awarded by the European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education.
Actually, I am interesting in work and learn more about Big Data, Web development, Web Scraping and Information Systems Security.
A big part of my professional experience is decated to scraping. In this new post I’ll explain how to do a simple ruby script for scraping a website.
This post will be explain with ruby, You can select other language better than ruby in the “scraping world” like python.
You’ll need previus experience with HTML and HTTP flow.
The basic tools when you want to do scraping:
require ‘nokogiri’ require ‘tweakphoeus’
Nokogiri is a HTML parser. We need it for manage the response. The response always will be a string and we need convert it to the correct...
Welcomeback to Bizneo. Web desing with rails and creating a web scraping proyect.
Finish Degree in Computer Engineering at Castilla-La Mancha University
Intership at Bizneo.com as Software Developer. Desing an API of comunication between two projecs both built with Rails and Sinatra. Learning to use MVC webs and SQL and NoSQL databases like PosgreSQL and Redis
Here you can see my personal projects:
Tweakphoeus is a personal project in collaboration with my work mates. Tweakphoeus is a ruby gem (library) using to handle http petitions. This gem handle headers and cookies to the http petitions to make your life easier.
Proof of Concept for CVE-2016-2098 is a university project develop in rails where we can check the vulnerabilities defined at CVE 2098. If you need more information about this PoC visit my github repository.
Drobtos is an university proyect implemented with python and ZeroIce. This project is a distribuited game where you desing your logic function and send it to the server which execute all code.
RubyTube is a personal project I wanted to download easily playlist from youtube without need to dowload external software and I created a comand line progran in ruby which recive a url and download a list of song or a only one song.
Scraping news is a university project that collect notices from several spanish news web and does a simple "Big data" with an architecture Map-Reduce analizing possible keywords.
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