Python – Making Use of Google’s Text To Speech Translation Tool

Text to speech (tts) is a difficult task to get right and there are quite a few packages that show just how hard with their terrible tinny voices, these are also usually only limited to English, which for the larger part than most people would like to believe don’t find it very useful. Nevermind, […]

Python – Writing a ‘Fuzzy Clock’

If you want a clock that’s a little more human, there’s no better way than a ‘Fuzzy’ clock, essentially this converts the time in to a more brain friendly format such as “Twenty past Twelve” rather than 12:22.

Writing a simple fuzzy clock Source Code:

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Output:

$ python fuzzytime.py It’s 25 […]

ImportError: No module named …

Numeric

Error:

Traceback (most recent call last): File “”, line 1, in ImportError: No module named Numeric

Package:

sudo apt-get install python-numeric

ImageTk

Error:

ITraceback (most recent call last): File “”, line 1, in ImportError: No module named ImageTk

Package:

sudo apt-get install […]