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PyBites Twitter Digest - Issue 24, 2018

Posted by PyBites on Sun 22 July 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, 100daysofcode, AWS, Lambda, errors, learning, speed, OpenCV, regex, pyjanitor, SciPy, videos, containers • 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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Enough pytest to be Dangerous, 10 Things I Learned Writing Tests for 100 Python (Bites of Py) Exercises

Posted by Bob on Thu 07 June 2018 in Testing • Tagged with pytest, learning, mock, parametrize, capfd, fixtures • 8 min read

We hit 100 Bite exercises on our Code Platform and that means we have written tests for 100 exercises. In this article I share 10 things I learned about writing test code and pytest.


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PyCon 2018 - My First PyCon

Posted by Julian on Sat 19 May 2018 in Reviews • Tagged with conference, pycon, learning, community, networking • 6 min read

Going into my first PyCon was pretty daunting. Luckily, the Python community is absolutely incredible so my fears quickly faded. Surprisingly, there was a lot to gain that wasn't actually technical or code related. Read on for a recap of the experience.


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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 06

Posted by PyBites on Sun 04 February 2018 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, pybites, learning, SfePy, moviepy, pathlib, piwheels, raspberry pi, Jupyter, Django, Docker, Elasticsearch • 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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Using Feedparser, Difflib and Plotly to Analyze PyBites Blog Tags

Posted by Mridu Bhatnagar on Mon 29 January 2018 in Learning • Tagged with bots, code challenge, guest, Plotly, learning • 3 min read

I came across PyBites through a random retweet by some other Pythonista and was intrigued by the challenges Bob and Julian post. Learning cool things by building something always fascinated me so I love and enjoy contributing to the PyBites community through solving random challenges that I find interesting. Long story short I picked up PyBites Code Challenge 03 and am sharing my solution here.


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PyBites 1 Year Special - Taking Python Code Challenges to the Next Level …

Posted by PyBites on Wed 20 December 2017 in Special • Tagged with milestone, code challenges, platform, bites of py, python, community, 1year, learning • 5 min read

A milestone: yesterday, 19th of December 2017, we celebrated our first PyBirthday! That is, PyBites is one year old! We are proud of what we have achieved so far and we are ignited to continue our course of learning and teaching Python with our growing community. A bit of reflection followed by a big announcement! Read on ...


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5 Things we Learned Co-hosting a Live Code Challenge Workshop

Posted by Bob on Sat 11 November 2017 in Reviews • Tagged with code challenges, community, Python Alicante, live coding, learning, retrospective, talks, Marvel, fun • 4 min read

Yesterday we hosted PyChallengeDay together with Python Alicante. I am sure the folks that joined us stretched their coding skills. And we learned a couple of things too which we will share in this article. Hopefullly it inspires you to host a workshop yourself to grow the awesome Python community.


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Twitter Digest 2017 Week 44

Posted by PyBites on Sun 05 November 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, Twilio, regex, learning, web development, tools, Docker, cheatsheet, design, vim, Hacktoberfest, sqlite, data science, PyPy, ReportLab, PDF, OOP • 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 43

Posted by PyBites on Sun 29 October 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, OpenCV, Raspberry Pi, dictionaries, machine learning, NumPy, tests, Django, Jupyter, animation, Blender, Sublime, debugging, Pandas, learning, challenges, Docker, Deepo • 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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