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.
It is no news that Python is one of the most popular languages out there and one of the reasons for this success is that it offers an extensive coverage for scientific computing. Here we take a closer look at the top 10 Python tools for machine learning and data science.
Hacker News Hiring Trends rankings and PYPL PopularitY of Programming Language index for April 2018 are out, offering different approaches, different data sources and different, yet interesting results.
Big news for the TIOBE Index, as SQL rejoins the top 20 after a long hiatus. This month, Java reigns supreme, Python jumps past C#, and Swift continues to freefall.
Where does Python’s expansion come from? Who’s using it more: web developers or data scientists? Python Developers Survey 2017 results are here so now’s the time to settle this once and for all.
Staying loyal to security or falling for the performance trends? Here we take a look at why different types of financial industries have a specific preference for Java or Python.
There’s a new, free, and open-source Python library for automatic differentiation! Tangent —an experimental release— offers extra autodiff features other Python machine learning libraries don’t have. Plus, it’s compatible with TensorFlow and NumPy.
Switch-case statements are a powerful tool for control in programming. In this article, Sreeram Sceenivasan goes over you can use a switch-case statement in Python.
It’s safe to say that Python is everywhere we turn, from DevOps to machine learning and data science. Stack Overflow seems to agree — according to their calculations, Python is the fastest growing programming language right now. We talked with David Robinson, Data Scientist at Stack Overflow about Python’s growth and the possible reasons behind it.
Energy efficiency isn’t just a hardware problem. Your programming language choices can have serious effects on the efficiency of your energy consumption. We dive deep into what makes a programming language energy efficient.