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Build your own reporting robot

April 7, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

How to use the automation function of Github, a tool for programmers, to create a web scraping bot to automatically gather information and data from the web. Our example will be using it to automate a tedious beat check. We will use: githubX-Ray and a little bit of JavaScript programming. No prior coding knowledge needed. Led by Daniel Lathrop, investigative reporter at the Des Moines Register and Aadit Tambe of the University of Maryland. April 7, 11 am ET. Sign up here.


April 7, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm