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Using Alpine can make Python Docker builds 50× slower

When you’re choosing a base image for your Docker image, Alpine Linux is often recommended. Using Alpine, you’re told, will make your images smaller and speed up your builds. And if you’re using Go that’s reasonable advice. But if you’re using Python, Alp…

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Nvidia Releases CUDA Python

NVIDIA’s CUDA Python provides Cython bindings and Python wrappers for the driver and runtime API for existing toolkits and libraries to simplify GPU-based accelerated processing. Python is one of the most popular programming languages for science, enginee…

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The Walrus Operator: Python 3.8 Assignment Expressions

In this tutorial, you’ll learn about assignment expressions and the walrus operator. The biggest change in Python 3.8 was the inclusion of the := operator, which you can use to assign variables in the middle of expressions. You’ll see several examples of …

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The Walrus Operator: Python 3.8 Assignment Expressions

In this tutorial, you’ll learn about assignment expressions and the walrus operator. The biggest change in Python 3.8 was the inclusion of the := operator, which you can use to assign variables in the middle of expressions. You’ll see several examples of …

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