Python vs. Ruby: Which is best for web development?20170427170000

Python vs. Ruby: Which is best for web development?

Python and Ruby are among some of the most popular programming languages for developing websites, web-based apps, and web services. In many ways, the ...
What is Test-Driven Development (TDD)?20170420170000

What is Test-Driven Development (TDD)?

Test-driven development (TDD) is not new but it certainly is in vogue. It was originally invented by Kent Beck as part of his extreme programming meth...
Python and Tables for (Fairly) Big Data20170406170000

Python and Tables for (Fairly) Big Data

Tom RadcliffeApril 6, 2017, , ,
Big Data is big these days, as more and more companies dig into their servers to find out what makes their market tick. There is “big”, and then there...
Our Biggest ActivePython Release EVER20170404170000

Our Biggest ActivePython Release EVER

Today is a great day for ActivePython users. We’ve just included another 200 packages in our distribution making it the most comprehensive relea...
ActivePython 3.5.3 Release20170216182613

ActivePython 3.5.3 Release

The Python releases have come at a very steady pace over the last two months, consistently moving the language ahead. Recently, the Python Software Fo...
ActivePython 3.6 Release20170130175648

ActivePython 3.6 Release

To wrap up a very busy 2016 in the Python world, the Python Software Foundation produced the first release in a new series, and the largest release in...
ActivePython 2.7.1320170124190000

ActivePython 2.7.13

ActivePython 2.7.13 has just been released, following in the footsteps of the community version released by the core team in mid-December. For this ve...
Webinar: Test Driven Development with ActivePython20170119183325

Webinar: Test Driven Development with ActivePython

Navrup JohalJanuary 19, 2017
Date: January 25thTime: 10am PST, 1pm PST Presenters: Tom Radcliffe, ActiveState Director of Engineering & Jeff Rouse, ActiveState Director o...
ActivePython 3.5.2 and 2.7.1220170110180000

ActivePython 3.5.2 and 2.7.12

Today we announced the release of our new ActivePython distributions! The updates include releasing our 2.7.12 and 3.5.2 ActivePython builds as well a...
On the Road to Unification: ActiveState Languages + Komodo IDE20170105180000

On the Road to Unification: ActiveState Languages + Komodo IDE

Last year we talked about unifying our product stack, so I was very excited about our announcement today–we are bundling Komodo IDE with our Act...