Hans Scharler
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Uber Ride Analysis with ThingSpeak and MATLAB

Learn how long it will take to get an Uber Ride in your location using ThingSpeak and MATLAB Analysis.

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Uber Ride Analysis with ThingSpeak and MATLAB

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Code

MATLAB Code for Uber Analysis

MATLAB
This MATLAB code reads data from the Uber API and stores it in a ThingSpeak channel.
% Read the ThingHTTP for 'Uber Ride Estimate'
data = webread('https://api.thingspeak.com/apps/thinghttp/send_request?api_key=XXX')

% Convert the response to a number
eta = str2num(data);

% Write the data to the 'Uber Ride Estimate Data' ThingSpeak Channel
thingSpeakWrite(<Channel ID>,eta,'WriteKey','YYY');

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Hans Scharler

Hans Scharler

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IoT Engineer, Maker - I have a toaster that has been tweeting since 2008.

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