Code Challenge 15 - Create a Simple Flask App - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sat 22 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, Flask, task manager, reading planner, meal history • 3 min read

It's end of the week again so we review the code challenge of this week. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Behind the Scenes of PyBites - a Blog for Passionate Pythonistas (Post #100 Special)

Posted by PyBites on Tue 18 April 2017 in Special • Tagged with special, milestone, softskills, learning, lessons, community, pelican, challenge, python, pybites, automation • 6 min read

Python is hot according to Dice. It’s an easy language to learn, has an elegant design and is widely used. In this article we proudly present our now 4 months journey into building PyBites. It’s a reflection of what we achieved and lessons learned. We hope to inspire fellow developers to start their own venture. It is very rewarding!


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Code Challenge 15 - Create a Simple Flask App

Posted by PyBites on Mon 17 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, flask, todo • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we’re going to get down and dirty with Python Flask. Flask is becoming a hot skill to have up your sleeve. We’re all in with learning it so figure it’s about time we had a challenge on it! Enjoy!


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Twitter digest 2017 week 15

Posted by PyBites on Sun 16 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, frameworks, chrome, iterm2, twilio, books, learning, beginners, dictionaries, web scraping, cheat sheet, bokeh, data science, decorators, APIs, pygamels • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Code Challenge 14 - Write DRY Code With Decorators - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sat 15 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, decorators, design patterns, DRY • 2 min read

It's end of the week again so we review the code challenge of this week. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Code Challenge 14 - Write DRY Code With Decorators

Posted by PyBites on Mon 10 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, decorators, design patterns, DRY • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we let you practice with decorators, a nice way to abstract away common functionality. It allows you to alter the behavior of a callable without modifying the callable itself. We agree with Dan Bader that 'understanding decorators is a milestone for any serious Python programmer.' Enjoy!


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Twitter digest 2017 week 14

Posted by PyBites on Sun 09 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, safari books, cheatsheet, ruby, heroku, aws, Django, slack, alexa, data science, ebook, cron, machine learning, git • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Code Challenge 13 - Highest Rated Movie Directors - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sat 08 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, data analysis, movies, imdb, sort, namedtuples, defaultdict • 2 min read

It's end of the week again so we review the code challenge of this week. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Code Challenge 13 - Highest Rated Movie Directors

Posted by PyBites on Mon 03 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, data analysis, movies, rating • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! After last week's (tictactoe game), we'd like to sharpen your data analysis skills this week by parsing a movie data set in search for highest rated directors. Enjoy and we review solutions end of this week.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 13

Posted by PyBites on Sun 02 April 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, beginners, Django, machine learning, mechanize, classes, Jupiter, cheat sheet, scrapy, data science, flask, tutorials, python • 1 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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