Posts Tagged ‘bot’

Screen Scraping with Perl to get the top 25 Websites and the Web Servers they use

Friday, October 21st, 2011

This was a really fun little script I wrote that I thought I would share with everyone. I basically wrote a Perl script using the popular LWP Perl module to screen scrape and obtain the top 25 sites and the web servers they use. Once I screen scrape to get the relevant website, I am able to send a specific request to the server to obtain further information. (more…)


Blekko – a new search paradigm

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

BlekkoBlekko, a $24 million venture-backed project that’s been in the works for three years, launched into Beta this past Monday, November 1, 2010. (more…)