The Rise of Python for Embedded Systems

Python isn’t just the most-popular language for introductory CS programs and hobbyist, it’s also the fastest-growing language for embedded computing. Read more


The fate of reduce() in Python 3000

About 12 years ago, Python aquired lambda, reduce(), filter() and map(), courtesy of (I believe) a Lisp hacker who missed them and submitted working patches. But, despite of the PR value, I think these features should be cut from Python 3000. ... (more…)

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