Issue #279


Aug. 15, 2017

Django and PyCharm team up, Removing the GIL, easychain, tinychain, and much more.

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Support a Great Partnership: PyCharm and Django Team up Again
Now support Django by getting a 30% discount on your annual PyCharm license.
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Let's remove the Global Interpreter Lock
The PyPy team is seeing if there is interest from individuals and corporate sponsors for funding 100K of their work to produce a fully working PyPy interpreter with no GIL as a release, possibly separate from the default PyPy release. Interesting!
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PyDev 5.9.2 released
PyDev Users? Check out the latest with Debugger improvements, isort support and much more.
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The Ethical Maintainer: Community Service Award Recipient Glyph Lefkowitz
Congrats Glyph!
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Python Release Python 3.4.7
Python 3.4.7 Released! More details after the jump.
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Let's remove the Global Interpreter Lock
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Best Python Blog
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Windows to Linux How to Call Python 3 in a Script
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Commodore-64 emulator in pure Python.
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TensorFlow tutorials and best practices.
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Photographic Image Synthesis with Cascaded Refinement Networks.
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StarCraft II Learning Environment.
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Apache Superset (incubating) is a modern, enterprise-ready business intelligence web application.
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A pocket-sized implementation of Bitcoin.
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Python package to add text to images, textures and different backgrounds.
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What does it take to become an expert in Python
Things to understand to become a Python expert.
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Using Python's namedtuple for mock objects in tests
Interesting use of namedtuple.
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Python 101: Recursion
Learn about recursion in Python.
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Django Service Objects
Nice tutorial on introducing Django Service Objects.
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Improve Python Testing with Parameterization
Awesome tutorial on parameterization to decrease bloat and increasing testability.
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A Closer Look At How Python f-strings Work
Focusing in on f-strings and related PEPs
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