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Code Challenge 44 - Marvel Data Analysis (Alicante PyChallengeDay)

Posted by PyBites on Fri 10 November 2017 in Challenge • Tagged with marvel, data, data analysis, csv, collections, namedtuple, Counter, Live Challenge, Python Alicante, Bokeh, coffee • 3 min read

Hi Pythonistas, this is a very special edition! Today, the 10th of November, we launch our first Live Code Challenge. We partnered up with Python Alicante and we will be hosting this code challenge with them at the University of Alicante. If you don't happen to live in Alicante but do want to code today 10am-13pm CET you are more than welcome to join this Gitter channel.


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Twitter Digest 2017 Week 42

Posted by PyBites on Sun 22 October 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, automation, pandas, GitHub, data visualisation, Flask, Django, tutorial, AWS Lambda, counter, PyGotham, videos, Jupyter, Computer Science, Regex • 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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Building a Karma Bot with Python and the Slack API

Posted by Bob on Sun 25 June 2017 in Tools • Tagged with Slack, karma, bot, API, picle, packaging, logging, Counter • 3 min read

We love Slack! But what if we can make it even cooler? Imagine: you are geeking out with your fellow developers on Slack and you want to give them credit. Or you can write "stupidsubject--" and it automagically shows "stupidsubject's karma decreased to -2". Enter Karma Bot. This is nothing new but building one myself was a great learning exercise and a fun tool we use on our Slack now.


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Code Challenge 11 - Generators for Fun and Profit - Review

Posted by PyBites on Sat 25 March 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, learning, yield, Counter, glob, regex • 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 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 • 2 min read

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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