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Deep learning, Spark, Hadoop MapReduce, Kaggle, scikit-learn, matplotlib, pandas, NumPy, AWS, Python essentials, and various command lines focused notebooks.
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A community conference like PyCon is run by volunteers. There are many ways to get involved if you are interested in serving the community as part of the team who makes the conference possible.

Amber Brown is a freelance software developer and computering owl lady, with a handful of years in programming and a few more in general IT. Best known as the release manager of the Twisted Project, she’s been invited to speak at several conferences including keynoting PyCon Czech Republic ‘15, DjangoCon Australia ‘15, and speaking at Django Under The Hood ‘15.

Flask-Scaffold let's you prototype a Web Application for example a Blog or a CRUD Web application in Python 3 and Angularjs by simply specifying it's modules and their fields. A RESTFUL API is also created which allows you to exchange data with other applications like a native mobile application.

When increasing concurrency by using a multi-process web server like Gunicorn, you must be aware of the number of connection your app holds to the database and how many connections the database can accept. Each process requires a different connection to the database. To accommodate this, there are a number of tools for providing a connection pool that can hold several connections at a time.

You know better than to use database backed sessions in Django right? Go check. No really, go check twice. It's super easy to overlook on systems of all sizes. We've done it, you're likely doing it and it makes the little Elves running your site work harder. Just grep your settings file(s) for SESSION_ENGINE. If you don't find it, then you're putting your sessions in the database. Now go look at how HUGE that table is and have a quick sad.

How fast are they ?. Here some Python code to figure it out.

In Python, regular expression matches can be returned in the form of a match object. In this guide, I'll cover the basics of how to make use of a match object.

The year is coming to an end, and we are on our way to reviewing what has been trending in tech circles. In our last post, we talked about 10 most popular javascript libraries that were started in 2015. In this post, we take a look at the 10 most popular django libraries started in 2015.


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sketch-rnn - 121 Stars, 23 Fork
Multilayer LSTM and Mixture Density Network for modelling path-level SVG Vector Graphics data in TensorFlow

pygogo - 116 Stars, 2 Fork
A Python logging library with super powers

sgio - 28 Stars, 0 Fork
ATA Pass-Through library for python

python-qBittorrent - 27 Stars, 3 Fork
Python wrapper for qBittorrent Web API (for versions above v3.1.x)

xkcd11th - 22 Stars, 1 Fork
Why the 11th appears less often than other days of the month

gifmail - 17 Stars, 1 Fork
Animated E-mails FTW

poyo - 13 Stars, 0 Fork
:chicken: A YAML Parser for Python

vizarray - 13 Stars, 1 Fork
A Python package for visualizing 1d and 2d NumPy arrays

termdic - 7 Stars, 0 Fork
Dictionary in your terminal