Insophia is a software company in Uruguay that I came across some time ago.
They use Python exclusively or almost so.
They created Scrapy, a web-scraping framework written in Python:
Scrapy uses Twisted, the networking engine written in Python:
http://scrapinghub.com/ (seen today) seems to be a site by Insophia
to provide web scraping services.
Inspired by nature.
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