Issue #118


June 6, 2014

Pandas 0.14.0, Python 2.7.7, jist and much more.

Issue #118: Pandas

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Pandas 0.14.0 has been released
The latest version of Pandas, the python data analysis library is out. Includes official support for Python 3.4 and a lot of other new features. Check it out.
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Python 2.7.7 Released!
Python 2.7.7 was released on May 31, 2014. More details after the jump!
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Why isn't Python most used Language in Big Corporations?
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Why is type checking not "pythonic"?
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Lead Developer - Python/Django (Austin, TX) 
Posted By Briggo, Inc. Promoted


A command-line utility for managing multi-file, multi-directory private gists.
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A "nano-framework" for creating presentations in Python.
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Cool little project for those devops guys out there. Changelog provides a little way to keep track of changes just before bad things happen. nifty!
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A pure Python implementation of Apache Thrift.
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A video downloader that supports many sites like Youtube, Vimeo, Coursera, Blip, Khan Academy, etc.
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If you are looking to follow the Config principle of the 12 Factor app and want to store your Django config in the environment. Check out this Django app to load your app's configuration from a .env file and simply your settings.
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Useful script that allows you to leverage best practices to deploy a Redis cluster with support for sentiment and twemproxy.
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This is an application router that allows to build distributed systems where pieces are loosely coupled and communicate in (soft) real-time. Cool demo after the jump!
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Unfortunate name, but nose-picker allows you to run a subset of your tests at one time. This allows you to distribute your tests and and keep your test runner.
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Someone actually developed concept of requiring no passwords and sending user a unique link to click to login to their accounts.
Shared by @_rolf_

Very interesting framework for API testing. Allows you to test HTTP-based REST, XML and SOAP and define your tests in plain english.
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A simple wiki framework. Check out the demo.
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Is the Future of Python Web Apps?
Crossbar is an application router that implements WAMP. Nice post where the author talks about Crossbar and wonders if Crossbar could be the future of Python web applications.
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A Brief Digression About Logging
Nice tip for people looking to use Python's logging in their Python Libraries and Applications.
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10 Awesome Features of Python 3
Awesome presentation on why you should seriously consider Python 3 and what you are missing out on!
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Why Python is a Great First Language
Are you teaching someone to program? Maybe you should consider Python as the language you teach them. This is a nice summary of why Python is a great first programming language to learn and why it's great to teach.
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Painting with Code
Very cool post on painting with code and removing repetitive, intricate work involved in some of the highlighted pieces.
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