Introduction to Natural Language Processing with Python – Sessions by Pusher

This talk will introduce the area of NLP (Natural Language Processing) and a basic introduction of its principles. It will use Python and some of its fundamental NLP packages, such as NLTK, to illustrate examples and topics, demonstrating how to get start… Read more


Launchpad now runs on Python 3

After a very long porting journey, Launchpad is finally running on Python 3 across all of our systems. I wanted to take a bit of time to reflect on why my emotional responses to this port differ so much from those of some others who’ve done large ports, s... (more…)

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Constant Folding in Python

Every programming language aims to be performant and Python is no exception. In this essay, we dive deep into Python internals and find out how Python makes its interpreter performant using a technique called Constant Folding. (more…)

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