Scrape HN

Scrapes the HackerNews RSS feed and returns the data as JSON

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Algorithmia Platform License · Internet Access

This algorithm has Internet access.

This is necessary for algorithms that rely on external services, however it also implies that this algorithm is able to send your input data outside of the Algorithmia platform.

Run an Example

[
  {
    "title": "CSS One-Liners to Replace Native Apps",
    "url": "http://alistapart.com/blog/post/ten-css-one-liners-to-replace-native-apps/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078173"
  },
  {
    "title": "SpaceX Layoffs",
    "url": "http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=35254.0",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078194"
  },
  {
    "title": "Near Miss: The Solar Superstorm of July 2012",
    "url": "http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/23jul_superstorm/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8077727"
  },
  {
    "title": "Firm Inefficiency",
    "url": "http://www.overcomingbias.com/2014/07/firm-inefficiency.html",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075674"
  },
  {
    "title": "Tracking down a kernel bug with git bisect",
    "url": "http://blog.oddbit.com/2014/07/21/tracking-down-a-kernel-bug-wit/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8074655"
  },
  {
    "title": "Access Control in Swift",
    "url": "https://developer.apple.com/swift/blog/?id=5",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8077690"
  },
  {
    "title": "Microsoft on GitHub",
    "url": "https://github.com/Microsoft/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078355"
  },
  {
    "title": "Ask HN: How to split equity?",
    "url": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078356",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078356"
  },
  {
    "title": "Rebuilding a broken Gameboy with a Raspberry Pi",
    "url": "https://superpiboy.wordpress.com",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075842"
  },
  {
    "title": "Lisp in QBASIC",
    "url": "https://www.ma.utexas.edu/users/dmenezes/lisp.html",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8076970"
  },
  {
    "title": "Hudson's Lost Mario Trilogy (2010)",
    "url": "http://www.hardcoregaming101.net/hudsonmario/hudsonmario.htm",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8077969"
  },
  {
    "title": "Programming with Punched Cards (2005) [pdf]",
    "url": "http://www.columbia.edu/cu/computinghistory/fisk.pdf",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8077739"
  },
  {
    "title": "My best app was a financial failure",
    "url": "http://appstore100k.com/blog/my-best-app-was-a-financial-failure/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078553"
  },
  {
    "title": "Show HN: Basic Open Source Ticketing System Using Gmail API",
    "url": "https://github.com/nutanc/gmail_tickets",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078547"
  },
  {
    "title": "Plasma physics: The fusion upstarts",
    "url": "http://www.nature.com/news/plasma-physics-the-fusion-upstarts-1.15592",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075926"
  },
  {
    "title": "Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus",
    "url": "http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/23/ozatp-uk-health-ebola-africa-idAFKBN0FS10V20140723",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8077038"
  },
  {
    "title": "'Optical fibre' made out of thin air",
    "url": "http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/optical-fibre-made-out-of-thin-air-1.2715321",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8076919"
  },
  {
    "title": "The sad state of Linux Wi-Fi",
    "url": "http://blog.sesse.net/blog/tech/2014-07-23-12-28_the_sad_state_of_linux_wi-fi.html",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075880"
  },
  {
    "title": "Show HN: Balances ? Mint for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies",
    "url": "https://balances.io",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075959"
  },
  {
    "title": "Paletton ? Color Scheme Designer",
    "url": "http://www.paletton.com",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8074694"
  },
  {
    "title": "Open Name System: Extending DNS with the Blockchain",
    "url": "http://opennamesystem.org",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8074517"
  },
  {
    "title": "The Most Terrifying Thought Experiment of All Time",
    "url": "http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/bitwise/2014/07/roko_s_basilisk_the_most_terrifying_thought_experiment_of_all_time.single.html",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078494"
  },
  {
    "title": "SpaceX Soft Lands Falcon 9 Rocket First Stage",
    "url": "http://www.spacex.com/news/2014/07/22/spacex-soft-lands-falcon-9-rocket-first-stage",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8071070"
  },
  {
    "title": "Netflix's Open Connect Appliances",
    "url": "http://gizmodo.com/this-box-can-hold-an-entire-netflix-1592590450",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8074834"
  },
  {
    "title": "How recursion got into programming: a comedy of errors",
    "url": "http://vanemden.wordpress.com/2014/06/18/how-recursion-got-into-programming-a-comedy-of-errors-3/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8073361"
  },
  {
    "title": "Microsoft lays off thousands with bad memo",
    "url": "http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/07/microsoft-lays-off-thousands-with-bad-memo.html",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8078460"
  },
  {
    "title": "The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling Someone a Terrorist",
    "url": "https://firstlook.org/theintercept/article/2014/07/23/blacklisted/",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8076221"
  },
  {
    "title": "William Shatner reviews Facebook Mentions",
    "url": "http://williamshatner.tumblr.com/post/92551992485/facebook-mentions-versus-facebook-pages-apps",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8072387"
  },
  {
    "title": "Apple Confirms ?Back Doors?, Downplays Their Severity",
    "url": "http://www.zdziarski.com/blog/?p=3466",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8074654"
  },
  {
    "title": "Polygon sat down with one of the creators of Dwarf Fortress",
    "url": "http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/23/5926447/dwarf-fortress-will-crush-your-cpu-because-creating-history-is-hard",
    "comments": "https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8075534"
  }
]

Install & Use

Use

curl -X POST -d '[]' -H 'Content-Type: application/json' -H 'Authorization: Simple YOUR_API_KEY' https://api.algorithmia.com/v1/algo/tags/ScrapeHN/0.1.2