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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Code Challenge 02 - Word Values Part II - A Simple Game - Review

Posted by PyBites on Fri 20 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, code review, github, learning, game, scrabble, itertools • 3 min read

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 • 3 min read

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 • 5 min read

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 • 2 min read

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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Code Challenge Pilot - code review

Posted by Bob on Thu 05 January 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, refactoring, code review, bestpractices, pythonic, git, Github, git flow, vim, assert • 4 min read

In this post I review the code of challenge # 1 and refactor it to make it more Pythonic.


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How to get PyBites up and running on your machine

Posted by Pybites on Tue 20 December 2016 in Tools • Tagged with pelican, publishing, github, pip, virtualenv, git • 1 min read

This is a short post for Julian to get this Pelican blog up and running on his system.


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