The Sentry Python SDK by Sentry allows API interaction to access monitoring features, useful to develop real time applications. Installation and configuration available. In this case, Raven for Python can communicate with Bottle, Django, and Flask, three of the thirteen frameworks on Python integration list.
The number of services offering real-time APIs is slowly but surely expanding and it looks like we're going to have to add quite a few more. Since the start of the year a new type of service has started to appear--client push services, which help developers include real-time updates in their web apps.