Code Challenge 25 - Notification Service of Now Playing and Upcoming Movies

Posted by PyBites on Mon 26 June 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, movies, series, digest, email, themoviedb, imdb, omdb, apis • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! What movies are in theaters now or just came out on your favorite streaming service? What are upcoming movies, when will they be released? Can I keep track of all new humor movies? Or what about that specific actor or director? Having a notification service around movies seems an interesting, fun and useful code challenge to us.


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Code Challenge 23 - Challenge Estimated Time API - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sun 18 June 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, APIs, Github, PyGithub, PR template, tracking, meta, data, platform • 3 min read

In this article we review last week's Challenge Estimated Time API. This was a cool challenge and we implemented it using Github's awesome platform and API.


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Code Challenge 23 - Challenge Estimated Time API

Posted by PyBites on Tue 13 June 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, APIs, Github, Slack, Flask, tracking, meta, data, platform • 3 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we will give you the opportunity to enhance our challenge platform by creating a simple API to track how much time our challenges take (and possibly other metadata).


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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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Learn Python by Coding for Yourself

Posted by Julian on Thu 27 April 2017 in Learning • Tagged with learning, code, programming, python, resources, Flask, Warcraft, requests, gmail, APIs, sqlite3, challenge, motivation • 6 min read

In this post I discuss (with examples) why it’s important to learn Python by actually coding. It’s not enough to just read!


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Code Challenge 16 - Query Your Favorite API

Posted by PyBites on Mon 24 April 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, APIs, movies, music, Slack, Twitter, weather • 2 min read

Hi Pythonistas, a new week, a new 'bite' of Python coding! This week we'll let you play with Web APIs. They are fun to fiddle with and great for learning and building cool things. 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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Twitter digest 2017 week 11

Posted by PyBites on Sun 19 March 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pypi, Django, Flask, Pandas, cheat sheet, stdlib, APIs, tips, raspberry pi, json, pygame, tutorials • 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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Module of the Week - Requests-cache for Repeated API Calls

Posted by Bob on Tue 14 March 2017 in Modules • Tagged with requests, cache, APIs, package • 2 min read

Today a quick article on a nice caching module when working with APIs: Requests-cache.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 10

Posted by PyBites on Sun 12 March 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, podcasts, pypi, productivity, Django, Fire, Anaconda, cheat sheet, stdlib, CPython, microservices, APIs, tips • 2 min read

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


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