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Solve Pandas read_csv: UnicodeDecodeError: ‘utf-8’ codec can’t decode byte […] in position […] invalid continuation byte

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Reading CSVs is always a little bit living on the edge, especially when multiple regions are involved in producing them. In this blog post, we’re solving UnicodeDecodeError: ‘utf-8’ codec can’t decode byte […] in position […]: invalid continuation byte. Important, I’m assuming you got the error when you used Pandas’… 

Subsetting a Pandas DataFrame using multiple conditions, Part 1: Bitwise operators

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This blog post is the first post in a two-part series on subsetting Pandas DataFrame rows using chained conditions. In this post, we tackle the following ValueError. Part 1: Bitwise operators Part 2: Parentheses Filtering (or subsetting) a DataFrame can easily be done using the loc property, which can access… 

Subsetting a Pandas DataFrame on multiple conditions, Part 2: Parentheses

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This blog post is the second post in a two-part series on subsetting Pandas DataFrame rows using chained conditions. In this post, we tackle the following TypeError. Part 1: Bitwise operators Part 2: Parentheses Filtering (or subsetting) a DataFrame can easily be done using the loc property, which can access… 

How to deploy a scraping script and Selenium in Google Cloud Run

In this blog post, you’ll learn how you can run scraping jobs using Selenium from Google Cloud Run, a fully managed solution that eliminates the burden of configuring and managing a Kubernetes cluster. It simplifies your production pipeline and fully automates your scraping process. Take notice, I’m not an expert…