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How to remediate your open source vulnerabilities quicker20210527143401

How to remediate your open source vulnerabilities quicker

Dana CraneMay 27, 2021build from source, dependency conflicts, dependency resolution, environment reproducibility, python, python 3.9, security-first python
Learn how you can use the ActiveState Platform to remediate open source vulnerabilities in hours instead of days....
The ten most important Pandas functions, and how to work with them20210520132705

The ten most important Pandas functions, and how to work with them

Nicolas BohorquezMay 20, 2021Apply function, Explode function, iLoc, JSON_normalize, Loc, Merge function, pandas, Query Function, Read_X, Rename function, Sample function
Learn how to work with the top 10 Pandas functions for data analysis and data manipulation....
Managing Python Packages Better: The ActiveState Way to Python at Scale20210514011908

Managing Python Packages Better: The ActiveState Way to Python at Scale

Dana CraneMay 14, 2021build from source, dependency conflicts, dependency resolution, environment reproducibility, python, python 3.9, security-first python
Python 3.9 from ActiveState provides a single toolchain for Windows and Linux that can automatically build and resolve dependencies....
How to Use Machine Learning to Determine Titanic Survivors20210507110918

How to Use Machine Learning to Determine Titanic Survivors

Nicolas BohorquezMay 7, 2021Exploratory data analysis, Kaggle Titanic competition, MLBox, pandas, pandas-profiling, scikit-learn
Predict the survivors of titanic by using Python and machine learning. Get a ready-to-use Python environment with all the packages you need!...
Top Python Packages On GitHub For Beginners20210504121357

Top Python Packages On GitHub For Beginners

Suhani SMay 4, 2021best python packages, python packages, third-party python packages
Python is often viewed as a beginner-friendly language with its simple syntax, ease of use, a huge standard library, and even bigger third-party libra...
How to Run Jupyter Inside Excel20210429134216

How to Run Jupyter Inside Excel

Alicia DaleApril 29, 2021Excel, jupyter, jupyter notebook, python, pyxll
Excel is still one of the most popular applications across most industries for sharing text, data, and visualizations. For example, the financial indu...
How to create a Serverless REST API with Python and AWS Lambda20210422120411

How to create a Serverless REST API with Python and AWS Lambda

Mike MackroryApril 22, 2021API gateway, cloud computing, lambda, lambda function, python, serverless
One of the secret ingredients of practical software engineering is to ensure the solutions are simple and small. That’s essentially what the hype arou...
Java versus Python: Key programming differences in 202120210415110348

Java versus Python: Key programming differences in 2021

Nicolas BohorquezApril 15, 2021Dynamically Typed Languages, Interpreted Langauges, java, Object Oriented Programming, python, REPL
Python’s rising status as one of the most popular programming languages in the world is undeniable. Meanwhile, Java’s popularity in the market has bee...
Top 10 Python GUI Frameworks Compared20210408172447

Top 10 Python GUI Frameworks Compared

Cordny NederkoornApril 8, 2021Graphical User Interface, GUI, GUI Framework, Kivy, Libavg, PyForms, PyGUI, pyqt, PySide2, PySimpleGUI, wxPython
Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs) are one of the most important parts of any web application. Some would say THE most important part, since today’s sop...
How to Build a Lyrics Generator with Python & Recurrent Neural Networks20210401145432

How to Build a Lyrics Generator with Python & Recurrent Neural Networks

Nicolas BohorquezApril 1, 2021keras, lyric generator, numpy, pandas, poetry generator, recurrent neural network, RNN, tensorflow
Text generation is one of the most common examples of applied Machine Learning (ML). The constant evolution of algorithms and the huge amount of text ...