Better JIT Support for Auto-Generated Python Code – PyPy

Performance Cliffs
A common bad property of many different JIT compilers is that of a “performance
cliff”: A seemingly reasonable code change, leading to massively reduced
performance due to hitting s… Read more


Automate Boring Stuff with Python

Are you doing a repetitive task that feels like it could be automated? I was. Every day for the past year I’d been importing new users for an app into MailChimp by hand. No more! Now that I’ve learned how to code I’ve handed that task over to Python and C... (more…)

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Decorators in Python

In Python, everything is object. Functions in Python are first-class objects which means that they can be stored in a variable, added in the lists, passed as arguments to another function etc. With… (more…)

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