It’s time to take another pick at what’s going on in the developer world! The 15th edition of the Developer Economics: State of the Developer Nation report has been released and it has some interesting insights into current developer trends.
As every programming language evolves, there are big changes between each major release. In this article, Vinodh Kumar explains some of the big differences between Python 2 and Python 3 with examples to help illustrate how the language has changed.
The saying “one man’s misfortune is another man’s fortune” has never been more true. It’s no news that Java has been on a slippery slope but we might know who the replacement is if the programming language rankings are right. Spoiler alert: it’s Python!
July might be gone, but summer is not over yet! And the weather forecast says that it’s going to get really hot! But I warn you, it’s about to get hot in here as well! The most clicked stories for July have arrived. Old but gold tutorials and walk-throughs, hot top lists, informative interviews and much more!
Very superstitious – this monitoring tool presents a large amount of information through a curses or Web based interface. Glances may still be under active development, but this Python-based tool keeps an eye on your system.
It’s been a week since Guido van Rossum took a permanent vacation from his role as Python BDFL. What’s been happening in the community since then and what does the future of governance hold? We take a look at the discussion and see what suggestions are being discussed.
Nagini, except for being the… massive friend of he-who-must-not-be-named, is also a static verifier for Python, built on the Viper verification infrastructure. Is it me or did a lot of snakes just started hanging around?
The news is out. Guido van Rossum has stepped down from Python. Why did he leave? And what did he say in his farewell? Amidst speculation, we say a fond farewell to the Python BDFL and wish him luck on his next adventure.
What’s better than a gigantic reptilian? His venomous best friend! Wait…what? Vibora stands for viper in Portuguese and it’s an asynchronous client/server framework that aspires to be the fastest Python HTTP client/server framework!
Coding is fun, especially when your “weapon of choice” is Python! There are, however, some common mistakes that keep you from having a fun time with Python. Here’s a quick tutorial to help you steer away from the most common mistakes.
Python version 3.7 is here and ready for download! See what changes have been made and what new features there are in store in the newest version.
Python has seen a resurgence in popularity as this scripting language has proven attractive for machine learning and data science. We take a look at some of the most popular IDEs and code editors for Python.
It’s that time of year again! The 2018 Packt Skill Up Report is out and loud! With 8000 respondents and 6 focus tracks, it gives a detailed picture of the tools and trends that define how software developers work today. In this article, we take a closer look at web development: What technologies are currently number one and what does the future hold?
If you’re working on large Python codebases, you’ll need Pyre, a new tool from Facebook, which promises to help improve the quality and development speed by flagging type errors interactively in your favorite editor. Let’s have a look at it.