Issue #142


Nov. 21, 2014

DSF Board election results, Delorean, hamms  and much more.

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Delorean: Interstellar Release
This fixes a terrible bug in the stops command when you use it to make jumps between weeks and day combinations.
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Announcing General Availability of PyCharm 4
Tons of updates and a cool what's new video after the jump!
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DSF board election 2015 results
Results for the DSF board election are in. Congratulations everyone elected this year, you can click through for all the results.
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Tornado without a GIL on PyPy STM
Using Tornado on PyPy STM a version of PyPy without a GIL. This is a nice experiment with some benchmarks diving into performance of Tornado under this version of PyPy.
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What are some things/ideas unique to Python AND not really applicable in other languages?
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A python implementation of Mustache. Chevron intends to be a fast(er), spec compliant and Python 2/3 compatible implementation.
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A spyware detection tool for Windows XP -> 8.1 (32 and 64 Bit) written in Python.
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Tunnel arbitrary traffic through an innocuous WebSocket.
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A tool designed to create errors in your HTTP Clients. Hamms simulates/creates Connection failures, malformed response data, slow servers, fat headers, and more!
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Compile and run cython in one line of code.
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Modern guide to getting started with Data Science and Python
Nice post, but I dont agree with his tempered advice for newbies not to take a look at numpy and matplotlib! Good read though!
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Python Comprehension Syntax
Nice comprehensive tutorial of Comprehension and Generator syntax in Python.
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Things you can do with Python and POV-Ray
Super cool blog post about using vapory -- library using POV-Ray to generate 3D scenes. This combined with Moviepy there is some pretty incredible stuff that can be done!
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Virtualenv the Docker way
Some neat tricks for working with Virtualenv inside your docker containers.
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Python Patterns - Server-Sent Events
Nice guide for using Server-Sent Events in your Python web application.
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OAuth Authentication with Flask
Great tutorial for getting OAuth Authentication up and running in your Flask application. Starts you with an explanation of what OAuth is to all required steps in the implementation with code examples.
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Visualizing My Location History with Python, Shapely, and Basemap
Legit article that covers using pandas and dealing with shape files to visualize one persons location data! Fun article!
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Stealthy Django Deployments
Guide to doing Django application employments without causing downtime on your website.
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