Issue #181


Aug. 28, 2015

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Issue #181: Hopping

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Python 3.5.0rc2 Released!
Python 3.5.0rc2 Released! More details after the jump!
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How to Track NBA Player Movements in Python
This is pretty amazing!
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What're your top 3 things you need to know before taking a development job?
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Like basketball and like stats about your favourite players look no further. Still underdevelopment but pretty promising!
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Grab is a python web scraping framework. Grab provides tons of helpful methods to scrape web sites and to process the scraped content
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A fast and scalable Bloom filter implementation for Python
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A tutorial and example package for continuous documentation generation in Python.
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Computation Graph Toolkit (CGT) is a library for evaluation and differentiation of functions of multidimensional arrays.
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pyfolio is a Python library for performance and risk analysis of financial portfolios! Very cool! Definitely on my list of things to play with!
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Awesome CLI interface for AWS. Jungle makes AWS operations from terminal simpler and more intuitive.
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Run programs in linux with selectively restricted permissions
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Convert any Python file into a single line of code. This is a fun little project and interesting how it goes about making any file into a single line. Why? Totally not sure.
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If you database has ever caught you slipping, this package's got your back! Service to extract and provide metrics on your PostgreSQL database.
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Customer Segmentation in Python
Great article on customer segmentation and analysis required to understand your customers in any business!
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How to Track NBA Player Movements in Python
Incredible article on how to track NBA player movements and amazing IPython notebook that visualizes player movement.
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Building Python modules with Go 1.5
I have been writing a lot Python this year so an article like this is good to see. Aside from being pretty cool this is really powerful capability for Python!
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Creating a Choropleth Map of the World in Python using Basemap
Pretty cool tutorial on choropleth map of the world percentage of land area!
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Cohort Analysis with Python
Having done this a few times on bunch of sign up data! It great to see it fleshed out and good refresher blog post!
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