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Managing Python Packages Better: The ActiveState Way to Python at Scale20210514011908

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

Dana CranePublished: May 14, 2021Last Updated: June 30, 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 BohorquezPublished: May 7, 2021Last Updated: May 24, 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 SPublished: May 4, 2021Last Updated: May 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 DalePublished: April 29, 2021Last Updated: June 18, 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 MackroryPublished: April 22, 2021Last Updated: April 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 BohorquezPublished: April 15, 2021Last Updated: April 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 NederkoornPublished: April 8, 2021Last Updated: April 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 BohorquezPublished: April 1, 2021Last Updated: December 24, 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 ...
How to Build a Twitter Bot for Slack with Python20210325152806

How to Build a Twitter Bot for Slack with Python

Swaathi KakarlaPublished: March 25, 2021Last Updated: March 25, 2021bolt for python, python automation, python-twitter, slack bot, tweet automation, twitter bot
In the agile SaaS world, organizations are constantly releasing new features, functionality and content. Big releases get a lot of promotion as a matt...
The Top 10 AutoML Python packages to automate your machine learning tasks20210318144912

The Top 10 AutoML Python packages to automate your machine learning tasks

Nicolas BohorquezPublished: March 18, 2021Last Updated: March 18, 2021autoGL, AutoGluon, Autokeras, autoML, H2O, Ludwig, MLBox, Neural Network Intelligence, pandas-profiling, Snorkel, TPOT
The large Python ecosystem includes tools that fast-track several different tasks in the data analysis and Machine Learning (ML) pipeline. When it com...