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How to Simplify CI/CD Pipelines for Windows20200305102347

How to Simplify CI/CD Pipelines for Windows

Learn how ActiveState's tooling can make runtime environments perfectly reproducible on dev, CI/CD and production machines with a single automatable c...
Help ActiveState Contribute to Open Source20200228111219

Help ActiveState Contribute to Open Source

Help nominate a Python or Perl project for ActiveState's open source donation program....
Top 10 Python Packages for Machine Learning20200227131230

Top 10 Python Packages for Machine Learning

This article explores Python's top 10 ML packages, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each. ...
Tcl Dev Kit (TDK) Now End of Life20200220110507

Tcl Dev Kit (TDK) Now End of Life

Dana CraneFebruary 20, 2020, ,
ActiveState’s Tcl Dev Kit (TDK) and ActiveTcl Pro Studio have been providing the Tcl community with essential tools for decades, but will soon be EOL....
Perl Dev Kit (PDK) is Now End of Life20200220104403

Perl Dev Kit (PDK) is Now End of Life

Dana CraneFebruary 20, 2020, ,
ActiveState’s Perl Dev Kit (PDK) and ActivePerl Pro Studio have been providing the Perl community with essential tools for decades, but will soon be E...
Komodo IDE 12 now GA and Free For Everyone!20200213104251

Komodo IDE 12 now GA and Free For Everyone!

Nathan RijksenFebruary 13, 2020, ,
Komodo IDE v12 integrates with the ActiveState Platform's State Tool to automatically generate runtimes for your projects....
How to Build a Blockchain in Python (Get Pre-built Runtime)20200206094045

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

Dante SblendorioFebruary 6, 2020, , , ,
This post walks you through the process of creating your very own blockchain using Python....
Python 2 EOL Report Card – Is the Industry Ready?20200130125427

Python 2 EOL Report Card – Is the Industry Ready?

Dana CraneJanuary 30, 2020, ,
ActiveState surveyed >1200 developers at the end of 2019 to determine whether the Industry is prepared for Python 2's End of Life on January 1, 2020....
Top 10 Python Packages Every Developer Should Learn20200123164237

Top 10 Python Packages Every Developer Should Learn

This blog discusses the top ten most important, useful and ubiquitous Python packages that every developer should know....
Python Debugger Showdown – Which Debugger Suits You?20200116105728

Python Debugger Showdown – Which Debugger Suits You?

Michael ChurchmanJanuary 16, 2020, , , , ,
This post looks at some of the most popular Python debuggers to see how they measure up against each other, and help you decide which debugger is righ...