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Gaming in Python: PyGame vs. Arcade vs. PyGame Zero

I tried writing games in Python a few years ago, but gave up as the only library at the time (Pygame) wasn’t very good. Recently, I came back to Python and found there are now multiple gaming libraries. In this post, I look at PyGame, Arcade, PyGame Zero …

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Bundling Python inside an Electron app

For [Datasette Desktop](https://datasette.io/desktop) I chose to bundle a full version of Python 3.9 inside my `Datasette.app` application. I did this in order to support installation of plugins via `pip install` – you can read more about my reasoning in …

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