The gdelt database uses Cameo Event codes to classify events in news articles. Below the list of event codes in use. Continue reading
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Update 3.1.2020: The API to google trends is not supported any more. Script response:
pytrends.exceptions.ResponseError: The request failed: Google returned a response with code 429.
Bases on the pytrends script, you get the following results from google trends: (If you experience a “year is out of range” message, check this … Continue reading
I copied parts of the gdelt events dataset in a mysql database. Below is a summary of GDELT Event Codebook V2.0, make sure you read this original paper. I partitioned on MonthYear.
Global Knowedge Graph (gkg) full text search Update 3.1.2020: Rest Querys and examples updated Original Documentation: http://blog.gdeltproject.org/announcing-the-gdelt-full-text-search-api/ The gkg fulltext table is filled as followed: Content to a given topic For each article, the title, source outlet, date/time converted to … Continue reading