Build custom skills for Alexa with Python and Flask-Ask

Alexa is Amazon’s voice guided assistant. It is affordable, has many helpful functions, and can be enhanced with custom skills. Are you missing a feature? Become a developer and implement it yourself! With basic Python knowledge you can quickly learn how to build your own skills.

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Investigating bike rentals in Cologne - Part 2: Map visualization

In this multi part post, I will take a look at the bike rental system in Cologne. In the first part we applied web-scraping and XML parsing to retrieve data and build a dataset of bike locations. Now, we will deal with geospatial tools and map visualization in order to search for interesting patterns in the bike-rental data.

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