Twitter digest 2017 week 07

Posted by PyBites on Sat 18 February 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, podcasts, 3.6, functional programming, 2vs3, git, github, guido, oop, namedtuples, algorithms, refactoring

On Saturdays we will share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) we found / tweeted during the week.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 05

Posted by PyBites on Sat 04 February 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, Jupyter, Flask, Django, vim, PyCon, HackersGuide, f-string, Github, learnpython, tricks

On Saturdays we will share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) we found / tweeted during the week.


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Code Challenge 04 - Twitter data analysis Part 1: get the data - Review

Posted by PyBites on Fri 03 February 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, github, learning, tweets, Twitter, twitterapi, oop, datamodel, csv, namedtuple

It's Friday 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 04 - Twitter data analysis Part 1: get the data

Posted by PyBites on Mon 30 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, github, learning, blog, twitterapi, tweets, Twitter, oop, datamodel, magicmethods

A new week, a new code challenge! In this 3 part challenge you will analyze Twitter Data. This week we will automate the retrieval of data. In Part 2 we will task you with finding similar tweeters, and for Part 3 you will do a full sentiment analysis.


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Code Challenge 03 - PyBites blog tag analysis - Review

Posted by PyBites on Fri 27 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, github, learning, tags, similarity, blog

It's Friday 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 03 - PyBites blog tag analysis

Posted by PyBites on Mon 23 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, github, learning, blog, tags, Counter, similarity, regex

Our new code challenge is up: PyBites blog tag analysis. This week you will parse our RSS feed looking for the most common tags and the ones we possibly should merge based on similarity ratio. Enjoy!


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Code Challenge 02 - Word Values Part II - Review

Posted by PyBites on Fri 20 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, github, learning, game, scrabble, itertools

It's Friday 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 02 - Word Values Part II - a simple game

Posted by PyBites on Mon 16 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with scrabble, codechallenges, github, fork, learning, game, itertools, random, sets

Using what we've learned the last challenge this week we build a simple Scrabble-like game: given a random set of 7 letters build the most valuable word. Good luck!


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Code Challenge 01 - Word Values Part I - Review

Posted by PyBites on Fri 13 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, HN, github, learning, max, generators, scrabble, refactoring

Wow! We have been amazed by the great response on github and HN. It's Friday so we review the code challenge of this week. We describe our learning and a possible solution. We will also digest comments left on the Monday post.


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Code Challenge 01 - Word Values Part I

Posted by PyBites on Mon 09 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with scrabble, tdd, codechallenges, github, learning

Our first weekly code challenge is to calculate the (language) dictionary word that would have the most value in Scrabble. Enjoy and let us know if you like this format.


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