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Atom disappears from screen even though its running on Windows

  I had an odd issue recently. I was editing some code in Atom and ended up closing my laptop and setting up somewhere else. When I opened my laptop I could see Atom running but when I clicked on … Continue reading

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unicode – UnicodeEncodeError: ‘ascii’ codec can’t encode character u’\u2026′

When working with the Twitter API I recently ran into a Unicode error saying “can’t encode character u’\u2026′ “. Doing a little research it became apparent this was a know issue in Python converting between Unicode and ASCII. The way … Continue reading

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A minimalist Python package manager for Windows – pyDatalog I do a lot of Python development on Windows. Mostly what I do is small proof of concepts but sometimes full application development. One of the things that I find so … Continue reading

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Why I Hate HATEOAS http://www.jeffknupp.com/blog/2014/06/03/why-i-hate-hateoas

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The Julia Language

Hmm this looks really interesting. I find it interesting as well that such a new language already has a IPython analog as well. Very interesting. I think this will be one of the new languages to learn this year.   … Continue reading

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JinJa2 Error: NameError: name ‘os’ is not defined

I was following a Google App Engine tutorial and ran into a error with the code supplied here https://developers.google.com/appengine/docs/python/gettingstartedpython27/templates The problem was the code supplied on the page was missing a “import os”    

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IPython in-depth: high-productivity interactive and parallel python

Good in depth IPython tutorial. I am playing around with IPython as a tool for doing interactive data analysis much like how many people use R.  pyvideo.org – IPython in-depth: high-productivity interactive and parallel python.  

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