Issue #231


Aug. 25, 2016

pytest, python JITs, and much more.

Issue #231: JIT
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pytest 3.0.1 released!
Huzzah! More details after the jump!
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VIM and Python - a match made in heaven
Great commentary!
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The Python JITs are coming
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Flask extension that creates a simple interface to the Bitmapist analytics library.
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From the team at yelp, a fast, straightforward, reliable tool for performing massive, automated code refactoring.
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A dashboard for monitoring code debt in a git repository.
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Freeline is a fast build and deployment tool for Android. Caching reusable class files and resource indices, it enables incrementally building Android apps, and optionally deploying the update to your device with hot swap.
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Reading long-form content on the internet is a bad experience.This is a web-proxy that tries to make it better.
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Text page dewarping using a "cubic sheet" model.
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A multiplayer geography game using Websockets.
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A Python interface to AFL, allowing for easy injection of testcases and other functionality.
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Fetch and plot AWS spot pricing history.
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mlbgame is a Python API to retrieve and read MLB GameDay XML data. mlbgame works with real-time data, getting information as games are being played.
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KyÅkai (境界) is a fast asynchronous Python server-side web framework. It is built upon asyncio and the Asphalt framework for an extremely fast web server.
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Engel is an opinionated framework that allows you to painlessly build cross-platform web interfaces for your projects.
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Open source time series library for Python.
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A Python module for parsing spintax, unlike any other module this works with nested spintax and also allows the user to escape the special characters used in its syntax.
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Text summarization with TensorFlow
From the team at google, lets talk about text summarization of news articles with tensorflow.
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Upgrading to Python 3 with Zero Downtime
Time to upgrade to Python 3? These are some good tactics for trying to accomplish the switch with zero downtime.
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How We Refactored 3 Million Lines of Code
How do you refactor 3 million lines of code? Learn how they did it at yelp!
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Handy Python Libraries for Formatting and Cleaning Data
If you are doing any data science or just doing something that requires you to scrub data this is a great list of tools to get you started.
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Python, Machine Learning, and Language Wars
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Better Python Object Serialization
Informative article on object serialization in Python
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