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Top Python Packages On GitHub For Beginners20210504121357

Top Python Packages On GitHub For Beginners

Suhani SLast 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 DaleLast 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 MackroryLast 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 BohorquezLast 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 NederkoornLast 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 BohorquezLast 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 KakarlaLast Updated: April 13, 2022bolt 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 BohorquezLast 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...
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Perl ecosystem20210311180818

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Perl ecosystem

Dave RolskyLast Updated: March 15, 2021build.pl, cpan, makefile.pl, Perl ecosystem, perl modules, perl versioning
The Perl ecosystem has been around for more than 25 years, and is continuing to evolve. Whether you're new to Perl or returning to it, understanding t...
How to prevent TLS certificates from expiring with Python20210304133350

How to prevent TLS certificates from expiring with Python

Mike MackroryLast Updated: March 22, 2021Boto3, certifi, certificate expiration, TLS, TLS certificate, urllib3
Trust is at the heart of online commerce. When consumers visit your website, they need to be comfortable sharing their personal or financial informati...