Copy
2.7.9RC1, DjangoCon Europe, and much more.
View this email in your browser

Issue #143: Black Friday

Weekly dose of all things Python.
 
Hey Everyone, 

As we said they would be, shirts are now available. This time we added a long sleeve t-shirt option as well as a hoodie. So check them out and pick one up for that Pythonista you love! You have another few days to grab em!

We were clowns last week, and forgot our lady friends too. So those styles have been added too!

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

Like what we are doing? Support us on Gratipay  We are on twitter too! 
From our sponsors:
Find Top Developers We help companies like Airbnb, Pfizer, and Artsy find great developers. Let us find your next great hire. Get started today.

(ads by LaunchBit)

News


Python Release Python 2.7.9rc1
Python 2.7.9 RC1 has been released, includes Python 3.4's SSL module backported to 2.7.9, HTTPS certificate validation using the system certificate store enabled by default and SSLv3 has been disabled by default. The ensurepip module has been backported as well.
python.org
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
DjangoCon Europe 2015 in Cardiff, Wales
Looking to take place June 2nd - 7th, more details to come soon.
djangocon.eu
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Discussion


Top 10 Python Idioms I Wish I Knew
Jump to articles section for actual article, but discussion is a good read too.
reddit.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

Jobs


Python Developer (Austin, TX) 
Posted By  Umbel. PROMOTED

Toptal Python Developer (Anywhere/Remote) 
Posted By  Toptal LLC. PROMOTED

Projects


zipline
Zipline is an event driven, Pythonic, algorithmic trading library. It attempts to be a close approximation of how live-trading systems operate.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
beaker-notebook
A Web-based, polyglot research platform. Beaker is a code notebook that allows you to analyze, visualize, and document data using multiple programming languages.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
skll
A package that provides useful utilities to make it easier to run machine learning experiments with scikit-learn.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
slacker-cli
Cool tool to send messages to Slack via the command line.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Articles


Recommended Django Project Layout
Unsure on how to setup your Django project?
revsys.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 
prophet
Financial markets analysis framework for programmers.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
The Future of Asynchronous IO in Python
Real nice overview of common design patterns of the past and a look at the emergent patterns in Asynchronous IO in the future.
medium.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
Top 10 Python idioms I wish I'd learned earlier
A nice collection of Python idioms that are very nice to know! Check out the discussion section for further discussion of this post on reddit.
blogspot.ca
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
How to quickly turn an IPython notebook into a blog post
Very cool and simple tip on how to turn your iPython Notebooks into blog posts.
blogspot.ca
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
Understanding Bias And Variance Using Python
Informative article on how to detect bias and variance in Python models.
bigdataexaminer.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 
Multiprocessing and Memory
Multiprocessing in Python doesn't get much HYPE. Here is a cool little post how it can be effective in a ton of spots.
yseam.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 
Migrating a Django app from MySQL to PostgreSQL
Nice little tutorial on migrating data between MySQL and PostgreSQL
calazan.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 
Read Later
Tweet
Forward to Friend
Copyright © 2014 Pycoder's Weekly, All rights reserved.


unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp