Issue #170


June 12, 2015

Komodo 9.1, PyCon Australia early bird, Spark 1.4.0 and much more.

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Komodo 9.1 Released
This release boasts a ton of new features such as package manager integration and shell scopes! As a pycoder's subscriber we are extending you 15% discount with PYCODERS15 in June!
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Mark Hammond Receives Distinguished Service Award
Congratulations to Mark Hammond for recieving Distinguished Service Award from the PSF.
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PyCon Australia Early Bird Registrations Now Open!
PyCon Australia is happening July 31st - August 4th. Early bird registration is open now!
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Spark 1.4.0 Released
Spark 1.4.0 Released with Python 3 support.
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Why Doesn't Python Have Switch/Case?
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CrashReporter creates reports from the traceback if your python code crashes. The reports can be uploaded directly to the developers via email or FTP.
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A decorator that enables caching of a functions return values either in memory or using a dedicating caching server like Memcached or Redis.
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Cool! Plugin for Grand Theft Auto V which allows you to execute Python 3 scripts in game!
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For your Emacs users. From the README - "An Emacs library that allows Org mode to evaluate Python code blocks using an IPython kernel."
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python library to execute asynchronous remote tasks with ssh.
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A flexible framework of neural networks for deep learning
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This is a pretty incredible project that continually updates python notebook showing off functionality of pretty awesome open source projects!
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Free yourself and delete your Facebook Posts.
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The Minimum Viable Test Suite
A nice guide of doing Risk Based Testing in your flask application.
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PyQt/PySide and QtDesigner tutorial
This is great. A very detailed tutorial to get starting creating a User Interface in QtDesigner for your PyQt/PySide apps.
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Least frequently used cache eviction scheme with complexity O(1) in Python
Detailed look at the implementation of a least frequently used cache eviction scheme with complexity O(1) in Python.
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Collecting Data with Google Forms and Pandas - Practical Business Python
Nice article when it gets to processing the data at least! For those of you who have to consume data from google forms and like pandas worth a look!
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Why Doesn't Python Have Switch/Case?
A look at that age old question plaguing Python developers.
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The Architecture of Open Source Applications (Volume 2): SQLAlchemy
AOSA has another great chapter about how SQLAlchemy works!
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Computational Statistics in Python
Nice little introduction to statistics in Python all the way up from a introduction to Python itself!
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Integration Testing in Python with Context Managers
Nice article on the importance and process around TDD for complex Python systems! Special focus on using context managers to mimic complex systems.
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