Copy
Django 1.10 beta, Python Quirks  and much more.
View this email in your browser

Issue #222: Thursdays

Your weekly dose of all things Python.
 
Hi Everyone!

This is going to be our last Friday newsletter for awhile. We are giving Thursday sends a shot starting next week, so be sure to look for it in your inbox.

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:

Opbeat

The Easiest Way to Find a Job

Hired lets you sit back while job offers come to you. When you complete your profile, instantly apply to 4,000+ companies on the platform who will contact with you with job offers, including salary and equity up-front.  Try it today. 

(Sponsor this newsletter

News


Django 1.10 beta 1 released
The first beta for Django 1.10 is out. Check it out, give it a try and report any issues.
djangoproject.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Discussion


What are your favorite smaller or lesser-known Python data analysis tools?
reddit.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Annoy /r/python in one sentence
reddit.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

What's your favorite Python quirk?
reddit.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Python Jobs


Python/Django Platform Developer (London, UK) 
Posted By  YunoJuno. PROMOTED

Backend Developer (Edmonton, AB, Canada) 
Posted By  Strathcom Media Inc. PROMOTED

Senior Platform Engineer (Bellevue, WA) 
Posted By  Motiga Inc. PROMOTED

Software Engineer (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 
Posted By  Stream.io.  PROMOTED

Senior Software Engineer - Python (Reston, VA) 
Posted By  Global Reach Consulting LLC.  PROMOTED

Software Engineer - Python  (Shepards Bush, London, UK) 
Posted By  Pole Star Space Applications Ltd.  PROMOTED

Sr. Python Developer (Raleigh-Durham, NC) 
Posted By  RTI International.



See More Python Jobs >> 

Projects


SolarSystemOrbiter
Plot orbits of our planets. Calculate Hohmann Transfer Orbits between them and extract movies of the motions in the Solar System.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Coconut
Simple, elegant, Pythonic functional programming.
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

MarkDownHelper
Drop more than one img to .py file and it will auto run and generate markdown url in a txt file.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

socli
Stack overflow command line client. Search and browse stack overflow without leaving the terminal.
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

Pwndbg
Makes debugging suck less.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Instant-Movie-Streamer
Streams the movies/ tv series instantly.
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

Slope
E. Tufte slope graph implementation in Python
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

mplleaflet
Easily convert matplotlib plots from Python into interactive Leaflet web maps.
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

netuse
Network Usage Monitoring for Linux.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

cant
For those who can't remember how to get a result.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

pydexter
Simple plotting for Python. Render charts in the browser with simple Python syntax.
github.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Articles


72% Of The People I Follow On Twitter Are Men
A look at diversity and how to identify genders of your python followers (and who you follow).
emptysqua.re
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Software carpentry instructor training
A look at the Software Carpentry instructor training data in the context of survival analysis.
byronjsmith.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Python, Postgres, SQLAlchemy, and PGA Tour Stats
Primer for loading data using Python, Postgres, and SQLAlchemy!
bigishdata.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

Python object ids and mutable types
jacksimpson.co
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

A New Way to Measure Customer Service
This is interesting, a new way to measure your customer service in 3 dimensions. Nice post about the methodology and includes link to the Jupyter notebook demonstrating the visualizations.
modeanalytics.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Detecting cats in images with OpenCV
This is a fun one, as the title says, learn how to detect cats in your images using openCV.
pyimagesearch.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 

Web Service Efficiency at Instagram with Python
Awesome article on improving Django Efficiency and limiting costs at scale!
instagram.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

ank
Python microservices for Queue, Streaming, REST-API and Schedule task.
github.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

An Introduction to Mocking in Python
Primer for those of you new to Mock and Python.
slviki.com
Shared by @myusuf3
 

Writing online multiplayer game with python and asyncio [Part 3] - @7webpages
7webpages.com
Shared by @mgrouchy
 
Read Later
Tweet
Forward to Friend
Copyright © 2016 Pycoder's Weekly, All rights reserved.


unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp