A hands-on attempt to predict Bitcoin’s price by utilizing Twitter, Google, Reddit and Wikipedia

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Introduction

In the data-driven world that we live in, web scraping is getting more and more popular every day. Whether it is simply about extracting product information from multiple pages on a site or creating data that will give actionable insights on a problem, “scraping” has already become a buzzword in the alleys of data science.

When it comes to time series forecasting, finding proper input variables is of the highest importance. …

Thanasis Kirmizis

Electrical & Computer Engineer Graduate

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