Code Challenge 21 - Electricity Cost Calculation App

Posted by PyBites on Mon 29 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, calculation, math, electricity, beginner, GUI, TkInter, Flask, newquote • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we will get you to create a simple app to calculate the monetary cost of using an electrical device. Enjoy!


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Code Challenge 20 - Object Oriented Programming Fun - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 29 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, OOP, object oriented, inheritance, dunder, games, adventure, warcraft, Twilio, karma, Rooms • 2 min read

It's review time again. Wow: challenge #20 already! We can't believe we have worked through so many already. We also keep receiving amazing PRs, awesome!


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Code Challenge 20 - Object Oriented Programming Fun

Posted by PyBites on Mon 22 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, OOP, object oriented, inheritance, encapsulation, polymorphism, dunder, games, ABCs • 3 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we will let you experiment with Object Oriented Programming, an important skill and fundamental building block of (everthing-is-an-object) Python. Enjoy!


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Code Challenge 19 - Post to Your Favorite API - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 22 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, API, POST, Twitter, Facebook • 2 min read

This week was pretty busy due to PyCon, but what an amazing conference! A lot to absorb which we will digest in the upcoming articles. First our regular schedule though: review of last week's challenge: post to your favorite API.


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Code Challenge 19 - Post to Your Favorite API

Posted by PyBites on Mon 15 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, API, Twitter, Facebook, TheMovieDB, Spotify, Goodreads, Reddit, Google, POST • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week part 2 of APIs: post to your favorite API. Enjoy


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Code Challenge 18 - Get Recommendations - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 15 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, books, Goodreads, API, oauth, Manning, Machine Learning, Netflix, recommendation engine, Parrotread, recommender system • 2 min read

Before moving onto the new challenge let's review last week's challenge. It's never late to sign up, just fork our challenges repo and start coding.


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Code Challenge 18 - Get Recommendations

Posted by PyBites on Mon 08 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, Twitter, books, recommendations, API, TextBlob • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll do another API exercise: you will parse your Twitter feed searching for book / movie / music / you-name-it recommendations. Can you create a simple ParrotRead? Enjoy


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Code Challenge 17 - Never Miss a Good Podcast - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sun 07 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, podcast, feedparser, SQLite, sqlite3, mail, cron, review • 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 17 - Never Miss a Good Podcast

Posted by PyBites on Mon 01 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, podcast, feedparser, SQLite, sqlite3, mail, cron • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll let you import a Podcast feed, store it in SQLite, and email unplayed episodes at a regular interval. Inspiration here. Enjoy!


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Code Challenge 16 - Query Your Favorite API - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sun 30 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, Flask, APIs, Github, Google, books, Warcraft, quotes, Wikipedia, Forismatic • 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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