Improve the Quality of Your Code with Better Code Hub

Posted by Bob on Wed 30 August 2017 in Tools • Tagged with bettercodehub, SIG, refactoring, code quality, clean code, software development, tools, platform • 5 min read

So you pushed your code to GitHub and deployed v1, congrats! But how maintainable is your code really? Do you have tests? Is your code modular? Are your methods short and concise? What if you could hit a button and a tool conveniently checks this for you? Free and integrated with GitHub? Enter Better Code Hub from Software Improvement Group ...


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Code Challenge 34 - Build a Simple API With Django REST Framework

Posted by PyBites on Tue 29 August 2017 in Challenge • Tagged with codechallenges, Django, 100DaysOfDjango, APIs, Django REST Framework, DRF, deepwork • 3 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python programming! We love Django (#100DaysOfDjango) and Web APIs. Django REST framework combines the two. "Now is better than never." - let's jump right in and let's use this week's code challenge to build a simple API. In this article some ideas what we can build and links to resources to get started. Have fun and don't forget to share (PR) your work, we can learn a lot from each other. Enjoy!


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Code Challenge 33 - Build a Django Tracker, Weather or Review App - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 28 August 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, Django, 100DaysOfDjango, projects, 100DaysOfCode, Heroku, books, pbreadinglist, bootstrap, autocomplete • 1 min read

In this article we review last week's Build a Django Tracker, Weather or Review App code challenge.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 34

Posted by PyBites on Sun 27 August 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, pybites, APIs, regex, Jupyter, OpenCV, Pillow, SunPy, collections, open source, training, learning, CSV, Data Analysis, Python, Podcast, Spacing • 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 33 - Build a Django Tracker, Weather or Review App

Posted by PyBites on Tue 22 August 2017 in Challenge • Tagged with codechallenges, Django, 100DaysOfDjango, tracker, review, weather, apps, projects, 100DaysOfCode, Heroku • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python programming. To keep it #100DaysOfDjango, this week we let you get some more practice with this awesome web framework. Last time we had an open Django challenge, for this one we have you choose between 3 specific apps.


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Code Challenge 32 - Test a Simple Django App With Selenium - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 21 August 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, Django, 100DaysOfDjango, Selenium, Testing • 1 min read

In this article we review last week's Test a Simple Django App With Selenium code challenge.


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Fully Automate Login and Banner Generation with Selenium, Requests and Click

Posted by Bob on Sun 20 August 2017 in Modules • Tagged with Selenium, Requests, selenium-requests, Click, Pillow, automation, scraping, tools, PyBites Banner Generator, images • 3 min read

In part 3 of the PyBites Banner Generator article series I show you how to automatically generate a banner with Requests and Selenium.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 33

Posted by PyBites on Sun 20 August 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, Django, Docker, NNabla, PyTorch, TensorFlow, PyBeeWare, IPython, CLI, PyCharm, Jupyter, Data Visualisation, chatbot, Facebook, API, Pandas, Markdown, Mistletoe • 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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Making a Banner Generator With Pillow and Flask

Posted by Bob on Sat 19 August 2017 in Tools • Tagged with Pillow, Flask, Heroku, Flask-WTF, Flask-SQLAlchemy, challenges, PyBites Banner Generator, images • 4 min read

In this article I will take last week's banner.py Pillow script and integrate it into a Flask app.


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Learning Flask v Learning Django

Posted by Julian on Wed 16 August 2017 in Learning • Tagged with Django, 100DaysOfDjango, Flask, python, beginner, learning • 4 min read

An article on my experience learning Flask and Django.


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