Issue #270


June 8, 2017

PyGotham, SciPy, pydantic, pokemon-terminal, visualizing data and much more.

Issue #270: Fish

Your weekly dose of all things Python.
Hi Everyone!

Share an article with us and if it lands in newsletter get highlighted as a contributor in the newsletter!

Like what we are doing? Have any comments or suggestions? Check us out on twitter

Mahdi & Mike

From our sponsors:

Python Developer, is your job everything you want it to be?

  • Anonymously define the job you want 
  • Passively discover your demand
  • Only get opportunities from companies that match your wish list

  Let us show you what you deserve. Try Woo Now!

  (Sponsor this newsletter


Jython 2.7.1 release candidate 2 released!
Check it out and report any issues!
Shared by @myusuf3

PyGotham 2017
PyGotham takes place October 6-8 in New York City! CFP is now open. Submit your talks at
Shared by @PyGotham

SciPy 2017 Conference
SciPy 2017 is coming up at July 6-10, Austin, TX. Go to learn more about the new scientific tools available for Python.
Shared by @scipyconf


Heroku switching default to v3.6.1
Shared by @myusuf3

How do I distribute a .py file AND its dependencies for a layman to run?
Shared by @mgrouchy

With AMD and Intel announcing more threads (32), is the GIL becomming a "bigger" problem?
Shared by @myusuf3


Tech Lead - Python/Django (London, England)
Posted By YunoJuno. Promoted

Python/Django Developer (Washington, DC)
Posted By Industry Dive.

See More Jobs >> 


Context manager to maintain your temporary directories.
Shared by @myusuf3

Data validation using Python 3.6 type hinting.
Shared by @myusuf3

Minimal, prototype RESTful server for basic CRUD transactions.
Shared by @mgrouchy

Pokemon terminal themes for iTerm2.
Shared by @myusuf3

Deep Learning Pipelines for Apache Spark.
Shared by @mgrouchy

a set of tools to help with securely redacting and stripping metadata from documents before publishing.
Shared by @myusuf3

Web crawling framework based on asyncio for everyone.
Shared by @myusuf3

Geohashes in proximity.
Shared by @mgrouchy

The automatic DBMS configuration tool.
Shared by @myusuf3

Spans is a pure Python implementation of PostgreSQL's range types.
Shared by @mgrouchy

Versatile window tiling for X11 with powerful keyboard controls.
Shared by @mgrouchy

A dead simple Python data validation library.
Shared by @shopnilsazal


Python Package Management for the Paranoid
Great article about signing your python packages with GPG/PGP before distributing them.
Shared by @mgrouchy

The Evolution of Code Deploys at Reddit
Learn about the history of code deploys at Reddit, some of the problems encountered and how they dealt with those problems.
Shared by @mgrouchy

Records, Structs, and Data Transfer Objects in Python
"How to implement records, structs, and “plain old data objects†in Python using only built-in data types and classes from the standard library."
Shared by @dbader_org

Safe Crime Prediction
Shared by @myusuf3

Predicting Football Results With Statistical Modelling
Shared by @mgrouchy

Memcached for Django
Get up and running with Memcached in your django project.
Shared by @myusuf3

Visualizing data - overlaying charts in python
Nice quick guide to overlaying multiple charts in Python with matplotlib, pandas and numpy.
Shared by @mgrouchy
Read Later
Forward to Friend
Copyright © 2017 PyCoder’s Weekly, All rights reserved.