The Google Analytics Management Python library by Google aims to call Google APIs in a simple way and handle auth with fewer lines of code. Developers can use this library with Google App Engine or with custom installation. Considering additional projects, the Python library is also compatible with more APIs. To find out which one works with a specific project, visit https://developers.google.com/api-client-library/python/apis/
Location-based social media analytics company GeoFeedia attempted to abuse the public data streams it receives from other social media platforms by monitoring the public, according to documents revealed by the ACLU. This article on Techdirt discusses the issue, and how the major platforms responded.
The news of data visualization provider Tableau's IPO on Friday is yet another sign that the movement behind data and analytics continues to gain steam. With that in mind, today we'll take a look at recent mashups that allow users to perform data analytics of some kind and often show the results through interesting visualizations. Read below for more information on each.