PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #539 (Aug. 23, 2022)

#539 – AUGUST 23, 2022 View in Browser » Understanding async Python for the Web “Recently Django 4.1 was released, and the thing most people seem interested in is the expanded async support. The Python web ecosystem has been seeing new frameworks pop up which are fully async, or support going fully async, from the … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #538 (Aug. 16, 2022)

#538 – AUGUST 16, 2022 View in Browser » NLP Forward With Transformer Models and Attention What’s the big breakthrough for Natural Language Processing (NLP) that has advanced machine learning into deep learning? What makes these transformer models unique, and what defines “attention?” This week on the show, Jodie Burchell, developer advocate for data science … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #534 (July 19, 2022)

#534 – JULY 19, 2022 View in Browser » Measuring Code Quality, Simplicity, and Maintainability How maintainable is your Python code? Is it possible to hold the code for your functions in your head? When is it appropriate to use measurements in a code review? This week on the show, Reka Horvath and Ben Martineau … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #533 (July 12, 2022)

#533 – JULY 12, 2022 View in Browser » Python 3.11 Preview: TOML and tomllib Python 3.11 will be released in the fall of 2022. In this tutorial, you’ll install the latest beta release of Python 3.11 in order to preview the new tomllib module that’s added to the standard library. You’ll also explore some … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #532 (July 5, 2022)

#532 – JULY 5, 2022 View in Browser » Exploring Functional Programming With Bruce Eckel Would you like to explore the functional programming side of Python? What are the advantages of this approach, and what tools are built into the language? This week on the show, author Bruce Eckel talks about functional programming in Python. … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly | Issue #531

Build a Tic-Tac-Toe Game With Python and TkinterIn this step-by-step project, you’ll learn how to create a tic-tac-toe game using Python and the Tkinter GUI framework. Tkinter is cross-platform and is available in the Python standard library. Creating a game in Python is a great and fun way to learn something new and exciting!REAL PYTHON … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly | Issue #529

A First Look at PyScript: Python in the Web BrowserIn this tutorial, you’ll learn about PyScript, a new framework that allows for running Python in the web browser with few or no code modifications and excellent performance. You’ll leverage browser APIs and JavaScript libraries to build rich, highly interactive web applications with Python.REAL PYTHON Understand … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #528 (June 7, 2022)

#528 – JUNE 7, 2022 View in Browser » Django Static Files and Templates “Static files like CSS, JavaScript, and fonts are a core piece of any modern web application. They are also typically confusing for Django newcomers since Django provides tremendous flexibility around how these files are used. This tutorial will demonstrate current best … Read more

PyCoder’s Weekly: Issue #526 (May 24, 2022)

#526 – MAY 24, 2022 View in Browser » Build a URL Shortener With FastAPI and Python In this step-by-step project, you’ll build an app to create and manage shortened URLs. Your Python URL shortener can receive a full target URL and return a shortened URL. You’ll also use the automatically created documentation of FastAPI … Read more