Issue #264


April 27, 2017

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Simple flask example for quick prototypes and small applications.
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Monitor Memory usage of Python code.
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Docstring style checker.
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Minimalist dependency injection library based on annotations syntax for Python
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a data-processing library for python 3.5+ that emphasises writing simple, atomic, plain old python functions and chaining them using a basic acyclic graph.
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CatsAss is the cats ass for replacing multiple prints in simple debugging situations.
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Python Interface Design - Designing Modules Part - 1
The first post in a multi-part series where the author guides you through the creation of a reusable Python module.
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Grok the GIL: Write Fast and Thread-Safe Python
Nice article explaining the GIL and how to write fast, thread-safe Python code.
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Exporting a Google Sheet spreadsheet as CSV
Nice guide to simply exporting a google sheet as a csv programmatically with Python.
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Effectively Using Matplotlib
Really in-depth Matplotlib tutorial.
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Sets and Multisets in Python
From the Article: "How to implement mutable and immutable set and multiset (bag) data structures in Python using built-in data types and classes from the standard library." Useful!
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Time tracking and invoicing you can host anywhere. Full export support in multiple formats and easily extensible.
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Eye blink detection with OpenCV, Python, and dlib
This is fun, great tutorial on detecting and counting blinks in video streams using facial landmarks and OpenCV.
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Texting robots on Mars using Python, Flask, NASA APIs and Twilio MMS
Shows you how to send a text to an app talking to the Mars rover API and returns an image taken by the mars rover to you.
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Pandas in Python - Dataframe Tutorial
Get up to snuff with Pandas Dataframes.
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Profiling Python Web Applications Through Visuals
Very cool article on how to profile web applications through visuals.
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Grok the GIL: How to write fast and thread-safe Python
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Image Processing in Python with Pillow
Learn how to process images using the Pillow Python library.
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