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Python News for December


PyCon US - May 2017, Portland US

DjangoCon - August 13-18, 2017 - Spokane, Washington


Head First Python: A Brain-Friendly Guide - 2nd edition

Python Data Science Handbook: Essential Tools for Working with Data


Python 3.6.0 release candidate is now available

PEP 515 – Underscores in Numeric Literals

Articles, Tutorials and Talks

Threaded Asynchronous Magic and How to Wield It

Tracking Down a Freaky Python Memory Leak

Python For Feature Film

Django debates user tracking

Python Web Scraping Tutorial using BeautifulSoup

Check Whether All Items Match a Condition in Python

Never Write For-Loops Again

Handling Unicode Strings in Python

How does the Django Cross-site request forgery protection work?

Cache Me If You Can



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A Pipfile, and its related Pipfile.lock, are a new (and much better!) replacement for pip’s requirements.txt files