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How to Build a Blockchain in Python (Get Pre-built Runtime)

Dante SblendorioFebruary 6, 2020bitcoin, Blockchain, how to build, proof of work, python
This post walks you through the process of creating your very own blockchain using Python....
How to Build a Digital Virtual Assistant in Python20200109131456

How to Build a Digital Virtual Assistant in Python

Dante SblendorioJanuary 9, 2020alexa, cortana, Digital Virtual Assistant in Python, Personal Digital Assistant, Siri, Voice input, Voice response
This tutorial will walk you through the basics of building your own digital virtual assistant in Python, complete with voice activation plus response ...
Top 10 Python Packages with Examples20191224104046

Top 10 Python Packages with Examples

Dante SblendorioDecember 24, 2019best python packages, machine learning, python dev, python packages, webapp development
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How to Best Manage Python Dependencies

Dante SblendorioNovember 7, 2019basics of python, pipenv, pipfile.lock, Python dependencies, python programming, venv, virtualenv
One of the biggest headaches that arise when working with multiple projects in Python is managing the dependencies that differ between them. This blog...
Introduction to Python Data Types20191024135332

Introduction to Python Data Types

Dante SblendorioOctober 24, 2019Python classes, Python data types, Python functions, Python methods, Python operations, python programming, Python strings
This tutorial reviews the basics of how and when to use each Python data type, and will also point out some of the differences between Python 2 usage ...
Plotting Data in Python: matplotlib vs plotly20191010151619

Plotting Data in Python: matplotlib vs plotly

Dante SblendorioOctober 10, 2019data visualization, matplotlib, plotly, python programming
Data visualization provides a powerful tool to explore, understand, and communicate the valuable insights and relationships that may be hidden within ...
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TensorFlow Optimization Showdown: ActiveState vs. Anaconda

Dante SblendorioAugust 21, 2019activepython, data science, machine learning, tensorflow
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Comparing Decision Tree Algorithms: Random Forest vs. XGBoost

Dante SblendorioAugust 14, 2019activepython, algorithms, machine learning, python
Random Forest and XGBoost are two popular decision tree algorithms for machine learning. In this post I’ll take a look at how they each work, compare ...