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Spotify & Music Videos – A Python Microservice Tutorial20210729175713

Spotify & Music Videos – A Python Microservice Tutorial

Nicolas BohorquezLast Updated: April 13, 2022microservices, python, Spotify, YouTube
Learn how to use Python to create a microservice that generates a YouTube music video playlist from a Spotify song list....
How to build an AI algorithm that solves Sudoku puzzles 20210722095716

How to build an AI algorithm that solves Sudoku puzzles 

Dante SblendorioLast Updated: July 22, 2021backtracking, numpy, pandas, Sudoku AI, Sudoku Solver
Learn how to use Python, numpy and pandas to solve Sudoku puzzles in record time....
3 ways the ActiveState Platform can secure your open source supply chain20210715121845

3 ways the ActiveState Platform can secure your open source supply chain

Dana CraneLast Updated: September 27, 2021dependency confusion, open source signing, Open source supply chain security, provenance, typosquatting, verifiably reproducible builds
Learn how to secure your open source supply chain from import through consumption via provenance, verifiably reproducible builds and code signing....
Top 10 Trends in Python WebDev for 2021 and the resources to get started20210708154518

Top 10 Trends in Python WebDev for 2021 and the resources to get started

Cordny NederkoornLast Updated: April 13, 2022Motion Design UI, Progressive Web Apps, Python Web Apps, Python WebDev, Single Page Apps, WebAssembly
Learn about the key trends in Python Web App Development that will change how you develop in 2021....
Reproducibility: How to Ensure Your Code Works on Every Machine20210702115534

Reproducibility: How to Ensure Your Code Works on Every Machine

Dana CraneLast Updated: July 2, 2021Configuration Drift, environment reproducibility, Reproducibility, reproducible builds, SLSA, Supply-chain Levels for Software Artifacts
Learn how to gain reproducible runtime environment builds that deliver open source artifact integrity and eliminate configuration drift....
Beginner’s Guide To Contributing To Open Source Projects20210630120358

Beginner’s Guide To Contributing To Open Source Projects

Remi MLast Updated: June 30, 2021best python packages, python packages, third-party python packages
Open source languages are an amazing collaborative medium! Whether you want to improve your coding skills, learn new ones, improve the software you us...
How to Package Python Projects in 202120210624150454

How to Package Python Projects in 2021

Jeremy PaigeLast Updated: March 25, 2022build tools, pyproject.toml, Python Packaging, TOML
Learn how to use modern packaging practices by adding pyproject.toml to your Python projects, which will ensure dependable build environments....
Important Changes to ActiveState’s Licensing and Pricing Model in 202120210621143554

Important Changes to ActiveState’s Licensing and Pricing Model in 2021

Zak GLast Updated: March 17, 2022activeperl, activepython, activestate, activetcl, licensing, pricing
Starting June 21, 2021, ActiveState is changing how we distribute, license, and price our products and services. Get all the details here!...
Can an AI Classification Model detect AI-generated content?20210617135700

Can an AI Classification Model detect AI-generated content?

Nicolas BohorquezLast Updated: June 17, 2021classification model, confusion matrix, GPT-2, GPT-3, nltk, scikit-learn
As AI-generated text improves, can we programatically distinguish it from human created text? Read this blog to find out....
President Biden: Secure Your Software Supply Chain20210610103057

President Biden: Secure Your Software Supply Chain

Dana CraneLast Updated: December 14, 2021bill of materials, open source security, open source supply chain, provenance, vulnerability remediation
Learn how you can comply with President Biden's Executive Order by implementing open source provenance, vulnerability remediation and a BOM....