Virgin Mobile Minute Texter
Never go over your minutes again
The Virgin Mobile Minute Texter is a simple Python script that scrapes your data from Virgin Mobile's website and sends you a text with your remaining minutes. Currently only works on the Virgin Mobile USA site.
First, make sure you have Python 3 installed by typing
which python3 in a terminal. If you see something like
/usr/local/bin/python3, you're good to go. If you see an error, install Python 3.
Go to https://sendhub.com and register for a free account. You'll use this service to send text messages to your phone. The free plan lets you send up to 1000 messages and 500 API requests a month. Copy your API Key from the Settings page.