Coding for Journalists: A four-part series. Photo by Nico Cavallotto on Flickr Update: Read the Bastards Book of Ruby Just wanted to point web-scraping-interested visitors to a much better resource than this page: The Bastards Book of Ruby, which I wrote and have put online for your free perusal.
It contains everything in this scraping guide (kept up for posterity) but with much better code and examples.
Columbia Journalism Review : The News Frontier Database. Journalists' Toolkit. Future of journalism. Actu. Site participatif, initiative citoyenne. Webdoc. Data journalism. Infographie. Photojournalisme. Video games.