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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 15

Posted by PyBites on Sun 22 April 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, 100DaysOfCode, course, Coconut, learning, Data Visualisation, lists, Twilio, AWS, data, Python 3.7, PyCharm, resources, Pandas, Jupyter, TUI, npyscreen, Keras, Pokemon, PyCon • 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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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 14

Posted by PyBites on Sun 15 April 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, Pandas, MyPy, PyPI, lists, book, PSF, deep learning, machine learning, TensorFlow, PyCon, Django, matplotlib, Flask, Docker, PyQt • 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 50 - Use Celery to Offload an Expensive Task

Posted by PyBites on Mon 02 April 2018 in Challenge • Tagged with Celery, Flask, broker, async, Easter • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, back-to-back with our Planet Python challenge 49 here is our special Easter Challenge #50 where you will use Celery to offload a simplified Easter ecard mailer app.


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Code Challenge 49 - Contribute to Open Source: Clean up Planet Python

Posted by PyBites on Sun 01 April 2018 in Challenge • Tagged with Planet, feedparser, RSS, parsing, hacking, scripting, community, debugging • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, it has been silent on the Community Blog challenges front, but then again we completed the 100 Days of Code in Python course which was a great milestone. Although less frequent, we will keep doing blog challenges though, not to worry! Let's start with a long pending item: cleaning up Python planets feeds, an interesting and valuable open source contribution.


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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 13

Posted by PyBites on Sun 01 April 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, course, Flask, machine learning, TensorFlow, GitHub, Pelican, tutorial, Pandas, SQL, AWS, resources, data science, patsy • 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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CodeChalleng.es Platform Update 26-Mar-2018

Posted by PyBites on Mon 26 March 2018 in Platform Update • Tagged with news, platform_update, bites of py • 2 min read

Details of the latest CodeChalleng.es Code Platform updates.


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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 12

Posted by PyBites on Sun 25 March 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, course, training, podcast, data visualisation, speech recognition, OpenMV, Windows, Selenium, Docker, platform_update, Flask, regex, make site, tests, joypy, pandas • 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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All You Need to Know to Start Using Fixtures in Your pytest Code

Posted by Bob on Thu 15 March 2018 in Testing • Tagged with pytest, fixtures, testing, refactoring, pytest-cov, coverage • 11 min read

Setting up test cases for code that manage data can be challenging but it's an important skill to reliably test your code. You might have heard of the setup and teardown methods in unittest. In pytest you use fixtures and as you will discover in this article they are actually not that hard to set up. Fixtures have been labelled pytest's killer feature so let's explore them in this article using a practical example.


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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 11

Posted by PyBites on Sun 11 March 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, Spyder, IoT, open source, MyPy, data visualisation, images, PyGame, Pycon, math, tuples, Jupyter, cryptocurrency, cheatsheet • 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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Twitter Digest 2018 Week 10

Posted by PyBites on Sun 04 March 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, code challenges, Flask, reds, Jupyter, web scraping, Matplotlib, OpenCV, TensorFlow, datetime, testing, celery, vim, regex, GitHub • 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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