paypal
Rant

The Inevitable eBay + Paypal Spam

eBay accepts multiple payment options, despite that almost all of them accept ONLY Paypal as the payment medium. Problem? Paypal sends payment to sellers, alongwith your real email-ids. Once they have your email id, spam spam spam bam! I myself prefer paypal over credit cards as payment options. But in past few months, while trying to save a few bucks I’ve resorted…

Continue Reading

Twitter Logo
Code

Monitoring Twitter Keywords and Sentiment Analysis – BITS Pilani

Last year i did a small project – monitoring keywords on twitter, in hope to get better insight about my Alma mater. Unfortunately this lasted only for 9 months, before twitter axed IFTTT search support. 6311 tweets over the period of 9 months (January-August 2012). Sample data is filled with noise as expected, also users keep deleting their tweets later. Medium…

Continue Reading