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Code index entries tagged: python

Ally-Py

Ally-Py is a flexible, rapid development framework for developers who want to build any web based application with a REST API.

Bees with machine guns

A utility for arming (creating) many bees (micro EC2 instances) to attack (load test) targets (web applications).

Binify

A command-line tool to better visualize crowded dot density maps.

Booktype

Booktype is a free, open source platform that produces beautiful, engaging books formatted for print, Amazon, iBooks and almost any e-reader.

census-shapefile-utils

A set of tools for fetching shapefiles from the Census FTP site, then extracting data from them.

csvdedupe

Command line tool for using the dedupe python library for de-duplicating CSV files.

dataset (Python)

dataset is a Python library that makes reading and writing data in databases as simple as reading and writing JSON files.

django-bakery

A set of helpers for baking your Django site out as flat files.

django-greeking

Tools for printing filler text in your Django templates, a technique from the days of hot type known as greeking.

Django Project Template

A custom template for initializing a new Django project the Data Desk way.

django-shp2svg

Convert a shapefile into an SVG you can use with JavaScript libraries.

django-softhyphen

A Python library for hyphenating HTML in your Django project.

django-yamlfield

A Django database field for storing YAML data.

fec-standardizer

An experiment to standardize individual donor names in campaign finance data using simple graph theory and machine learning.

ilcampaignfinance

At the moment, this library is a work in progress. It currently reads the IL State Board of Elections Reports Filed feed, and is able …

IRS Form 990 search

Build an index of all financial documents filed by nonprofit organizations since 2002, with links to PDFs uploaded by bulk.resource.org.

JSONProxy

JSONProxy turns JSON endpoints into JSONP for cross-domain requests. It also allows for whitelisting for security and caching to aid in performance.

latimes-calculate

A collection of simple math functions.

latimes-statestyle

A Python library that standardizes the names of U.S. states.

python-documentcloud

A simple Python wrapper for the DocumentCloud API.

python-elections

A Python wrapper for the Associated Press U.S. election data service.

python-googlegeocoder

A simple Python wrapper for version three of Google’s geocoder API.

python-tablefu

python-tablefu is a tool for manipulating spreadsheet-like tables in Python. It began as a Python implementation of ProPublica’s TableFu, though new methods have been added. …

Quiet L.A.

A template for a muted base layer about Southern California. Designed for overlaying loud data visualizations.

SecureDrop

An open-source tool to help journalists communicate securely with sources using Tor.

Superdesk

Superdesk is a next-generation open source newsroom stack for managing newsrooms and their content. With it media organisations are free to define their own type of newsroom organisation, content delivery and business strategy.

TableStacker

A python-based tool to help convert a CSV file into an interactive HTML table that sorts, filters and paginates and is easy to publish.